Special Events.

Backstage Story

Discover the world behind the curtain. Find out what takes place in the rehearsal room at these behind-the-scenes talks with the director, designers and cast of each show.

Backstage Story start at 6.30pm. They are FREE and take place in the Auckland Theatre Company studios on Dominion Road (carpark & entry off Brixton Road).

The Box Office will also be open to assist with any ticketing enquiries you may have in the lead up to the production.

Backstage Story 2020

Winding Up - Tues, 28 January

Black Lover - Mon, 24 February

The Miracle Worker - Tues, 28 April - CANCELLED

The Master Builder
 - Mon, 25 May - CANCELLED

The Haka Party Incident - Mon, 20 July - POSTPONED to 2021

By The Way, Meet Vera Stark - Mon, 17 August - CANCELLED

Hedwig & The Angry Inch - Mon, 19 October


Join us before the performance to hear from a guest speaker and gain a deeper understanding of the context of the play you are about to see. Enjoy a drink and snack in the comfortable surroundings of the Villa Maria Gallery.

Tickets to Eat/Talk/Play are $20 each and bookings are essential.

Book your Auckland Theatre Company 2020 ticket to an adjoining Eat/Talk/Play event and get the most out of your afternoon at the theatre.

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EAT/TALK/PLAY. Events 2020

Winding Up - Sun, 23 Feb, 2:45pm

The Miracle Worker - Sun, 17 May, 2:45pm - CANCELLED

The Master Builder - Sun, 21 June, 2:45pm - CANCELLED

By The Way, Meet Vera Stark - Sun 20 Sept, 2:45pm - CANCELLED

Hedwig & The Angry Inch
- Sun, 22 Nov, 2:45pm