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Please note that whilst some shows are suitable for children, productions at Circa are predominantly aimed at adults. Please contact the Circa Box Office for further information.
Tickets can only be purchased online for a same day performance up to four hours before show time. If you want to purchase a ticket less than four hours before show time, please contact the box office on 801-7992.
Bookings will generally open for a production approximately two months before it begins. If you would like to book for a production that is not yet listed below, please contact the Box Office.
It’s 1995 in the Swiss Alpes where Patricia Highsmith lives, refusing to contact her increasingly desperate publishers who are urging her to write the final instalment of her best-selling Mr Ripley series.
Date: 16 Mar - 14 Apr 2018
Prices: $25.00 to $52.00
Chain smoking, booze swilling Joan (Lisa Harrow in her Wellington theatre debut) holds court at her daughter’s funeral. Keeping it together with the help of a $300 bottle of Johnny Walker, this fading diva is thrilled to see her gay grandson Robert but apoplectic when his estranged Samoan father , Tofi, turns up to pay his respects. Nobody is safe as Joan unleashes hell at the wake. Family drama erupts as these unforgettable characters deal with loss, love and misunderstanding.
Date: 20 Mar - 31 Mar 2018
Prices: $25.00 to $52.00
Spray and Wipe are back in a brand new show! When magic is accidentally let loose in the kitchen, everything is turned topsy turvy… Now, the audience must help Spray and Wipe bake a cake as their kitchen gets messier and messier! Circus, slapstick and magic combine in this very special adventure.
Date: 17 Apr - 28 Apr 2018
Prices: $10.00 to $15.00
From the creators of 2017 hit Mr and Mrs Alexander: Sideshows and Psychics… Step right up as Rollicking Entertainment celebrates seven of the most notorious stunts in carnie history. A nail-biting experience inspired by the life and times of Harry Houdini. Escapology, chainsaw juggling, walking on broken glass and other famous feats are performed along with the stories of how… and why they exist. Exciting, terrifying and genuinely funny, roll up and join the dastardly duo of Lizzie Tollemache and David Ladderman.
Date: 17 Apr - 5 May 2018
Prices: $25.00 to $39.00
Some friendships are just clucking surprising! Mama’s proud of her flourishing veggie garden. So when she discovers a stray chicken enjoying her greens, her first instinct is to reach for the spade. But what starts as an all-out war develops into a grudging friendship. A beautiful, beguiling and very funny play about loneliness and the resilience of communities.
Date: 8 May - 2 Jun 2018
Prices: $25.00 to $46.00
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