It's hard to sleep when you don't know what dawn will bring.

Dawn Raids

by Oscar Kightley

16 AUG - 3 SEP 2022 — Theatre

Just because someone is made, doesn’t mean they’re owned.

The Made

by Emily Perkins

20 SEP - 8 OCT 2022 — Theatre

One simple mistake. A thousand miles to run.

North by Northwest

adapted by Carolyn Burns

25 OCT - 19 NOV 2022 — Theatre

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About Us

Led by Artistic Director and CEO Jonathan Bielski, Auckland Theatre Company presents an annual collection of theatre shows as well as extensive education, youth, touring and new work development programmes. In 2022, we celebrate our 29th year of storytelling.

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