ASB season of

Shortland Street - The Musical

Music and Lyrics by Guy Langford, Book by Guy Langford with Simon Bennett

14 NOV - 9 DEC 2018 — Musical



Auckland Theatre Company


ASB Waterfront Theatre


2 hours 20 minutes including a 20 minute interval


Strobe lighting, theatrical haze and loud sound effects

"Rib-tickling night at the theatre that will manage a smile out of every soap cynic." - NZ Herald

"It has the right mix of catchy tunes and showstopping numbers to delight musical fans and enough slapstick comedy to have the audience in stitches." -

"A hilarious must-see" Newshub

"Whether you love or hate either Shortland Street or musicals, the combination is one of the most entertaining and enjoyable theatrical events of the year" - Theatrescenes

"If you’re a fan of the TV show, you’ll have a blast. If you’re inexperienced in the goings on in Ferndale, like me, you’ll still find yourself laughing and smiling throughout." - Keeping Up With NZ

"I never expected to be saying this, but I absolutely loved it! The score is electric, funky, and so damn catchy." -
Broadway World

"Is just what the doctor ordered – a trip down memory lane, a good dose of medicine and a night to remember." - NBR

"A performance for anyone who loves a lively show just in time to greet the Christmas festivities." - Heart of the City

So, my prescription? If you like the TV show, or just enjoy a good laugh, best check out and secure those tickets... stat!” - Eastlife

Join Dr Ropata and Dr Warner live on stage for this affectionate parody of our iconic Kiwi TV drama.

Whether you never miss a night of Shorty Street or have never seen an episode, the ASB season of Shortland Street – The Musical is for anyone who loves a hilarious night out, a lively musical or a rollicking good Christmas panto.

The ASB season of Shortland Street - The Musical is an unforgettable night out of side-splitting Kiwi farce and gut-busting musical numbers that will jump-start your heart.

Salute a Kiwi pop culture institution by booking now for this outrageous end-of-year spectacle. It's hands down the most fun you'll have at the theatre all year!

The show will also be touring nationally in March and April 2019.
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Preview $89 - $69

Premiere Tues/Wed/Sun $72 - $102

Premiere Thurs/Fri/Sat $77 - $107

Standard Tues/Wed/Sun $72 - $102

Standard Thurs/Fri/Sat $77 - $107

Get a group together!

Get your friends and family together and indulge your guilty pleasure with an unforgettable night out at the ASB season of Shortland Street - The Musical. Prices for groups of 6 or more start at just $74 per person.


Pre-book your car park

Take the hassle out of finding a car park when you come to the show and pre-book your car park at the Theatre Car Park.

The Hamer Street car park is $8, and only a 5 minute walk from the ASB Waterfront Theatre. Spaces are limited.


Special Offers

30 under 30

If you are under 30, you can get $30 tickets to the ASB season of Shortland Street – The Musical!



Family Pass

Family passes are now available, 4 tickets for just $200! get your family pass now for an unforgettable night out of side-splitting Kiwi farce and gut-busting musical numbers that will jump-start your heart.


Special Events

Backstage Story

FREE EVENT | Monday, October 29, 6:30pm. | Surprise yourself and find out what's happening in the rehearsal room at these fascinating behind-the-scenes talks with the director, designers and cast of the ASB season of Shortland Street - The Musical. Learn everything you need to know about the show before you go!



Sunday, 25 November, 11:45am. | Enjoy a selection of refreshments while you discover fascinating facts about the play and it’s context. Join other curious theatre-goers to understand the background to the story, view the show from a new perspective and enrich your theatre-going experience.


Girls' Night Out

Friday, 30 November | A Girls’ Night Out ticket gives you a glass of Villa Maria bubbly, an ice cream, a fabulous goody bag, and access to “The Clinic”, our exclusive lounge area on Level 3 where you can relax and enjoy the private bar before the show. We’ll have other special treats available for you there too, so book now as tickets are limited!


Dr Warner’s Private Clinic

Premium. Private. Priority.

For the ultimate theatre experience, book yourself into Dr Warner’s Private Clinic. Enjoy a pre-show drink and grazing platter in your very own private box, with priority access to the auditorium. Just before curtain-up, your host will guide you to your premium seats and ensure you have a refreshment in hand for the first act. During interval you’ll return to your box to be served beverages of your choice, an array of tasty treats, and an ice cream for act two. Add in complimentary parking and a souvenir programme and you’ll have the perfect night to remember.

$200 per person | 2-4 people per private box.

Strictly limited availability.

Due to the highly specialised nature of this offer, bookings can only be made by contacting our box office on 0800 ATC TIX (282 849) or [email protected].