Special Events

Dive into the story and enrich your theatre experience by attending our special events.

Backstage Story

Discover the world behind the curtain at Backstage Story. During the rehearsal period for each mainstage show, we invite you into the studio for a behind-the-scenes presentation with the director, designers and cast. Backstage Story is free to attend at our studios at 487 Dominion Rd.

Backstage Story 2021

Two Ladies - Mon 25 Jan 6.30pm

The Haka Party Incident - Mon 22 Feb 6.30pm - CANCELLED

Single Asian Female - Mon 12 Apr 6.30pm

The Life of Galileo - Tue 8 Jun 6.30pm

Things That Matter - Mon 2 Aug 6.30pm

Blithe Spirit - Tue 26 Oct 6.30pm


Raise your theatre experience to the next level by attending this informative pre-show event at 2.45pm on one Sunday of each season.

Listen to a special guest speaker discuss a deeper aspect of the play while enjoying a glass of wine and afternoon tea in the picturesque Villa Maria Gallery at ASB Waterfront Theatre.

Tickets to EAT/TALK/PLAY are $25 each. You'll also need to purchase a ticket to the show if you wish to attend the performance after the event. These events sell out quickly so booking is essential.

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Two Ladies - Sun 21 Feb

The Haka Party Incident - Sat 10 Apr (Post Show)

Single Asian Female - Sun 2 May

The Life of Galileo - Sun 27 Jun

Things That Matter - Sun 22 Aug

Blithe Spirit - Sun 14 Nov