Keep up to date with the latest news from your theatre: Christchurch’s The Court Theatre. From exclusive interviews with our cast and crew to updates about our new initiatives, you’ll find everything you need to know about what’s happening at The Court right here.
This Month in 1993: The School for Scandal
This month in 1993 The School for Scandal was running at The Court Theatre - a lavish restoration comedy featuring several familiar faces still around at The Court today.
Court Jesters Set to Bring the Laughter for All Ages These School Holidays
Family favourite The Early Early Late Show is back to bring the laughter for your 6 - 13 year olds these school holidays as part of KidsFest.
Young Actors Take the Stage In Sold-Out Show at The Court Theatre
The Court Theatre’s Youth Company will be tackling a terrifyingly relevant, comic and playful story this June when they take to the stage to perform Vernon God Little.
The Littlest Ninja Stands Tall at The Court Theatre
Ninjas are sneaking into The Court Theatre these school holidays to entertain the kids of Canterbury in The Littlest Ninja as part of Kidsfest.
The Court Theatre Goes Blue to Support the Prostate Cancer Foundation
On the 26th June The Court Theatre is hosting a very special Blue Ribbon performance of The Biggest, supporting the Prostate Cancer Foundation of New Zealand.
Jamie McCaskill's Biggest Catch
Jamie McCaskill is the writer of The Biggest, a Kiwi comedy making a splash at The Court this June. Focused on friendship, loyalty and fishing, McCaskill took a moment to talk about the play - and what his biggest ever catch was...
Scared Scriptless - Shakespeare Style
More than 450 years after the famous playwright’s death, New Zealand’s longest-running, late-night comedy show Scared Scriptless will be taking on a Shakespearean twist for a comedy special of Scared Scriptless: No Holds Bard.
The Court Theatre Appoints a New Kaihāpai Toi to Assist in the Growth of Māori and Pasifika Theatre
The Court Theatre is pleased to announce they have appointed a new Kaihāpai Toi (Māori and Pasifika Producer), Vanessa Gray.