Local Theatre Organisations:

Auckland Music Theatre


Location:Westpoint Performing Arts Centre, 190 Meola Road, Western Springs, Auckland 1022

For over 100 years, Auckland Music Theatre has provided audiences with thousands of memorable experiences. From full-length musicals to pantomimes to plays and revues, we've made it our mission to continue to bring you your favourite shows while providing a training ground for up-and-coming performers and theatre technicians.

Centrestage Theatre


Location:60 Centreway Road, Orewa 0931

Company Theatre


Location:4 School Road, Belmont, Auckland 0622

Company Theatre is a community-run theatre in Belmont, Auckland, New Zealand. Call into The Rose Centre, School Road, Belmont for bookings on weekdays from 9 - 4pm.

Dolphin Theatre


Location:12 Spring Street, Onehunga, Auckland 1061

The theatre produces six full productions each year. It has loyal, enthusiastic patrons and a strong, talented core of cast and crew made up of members and volunteers. Combined, they ensure that the Dolphin Theatre is, and will remain, one of the most successful community theatres in Australasia.

Ellerslie Theatrical Society


Location:138 Main Highway, Ellerslie, Auckland

Harlequin Musical Theatre


Location:563 Pakuranga Road, Howick, Auckland

The Harlequin Musical Theatre is a passionate, innovative group dedicated to producing quality theatrical productions. Harlequin Musical Theatre partakes in NAPTA (Northern Area Performance Theatre Awards) and is a member of Musical Theatre New Zealand.

Howick Little Theatre


Location:1 Sir Lloyd Drive, Lloyd Elsmore Park, Pakuranga, Auckland

Manukau Performing Arts


Location:Spotlight Theatre, Tavern Lane, Papatoetoe, Auckland

Manukau Performing Arts has been part of the Papatoetoe and wider Auckland community since its invention over 50 years ago. Originally known as the Papatoetoe Music Club when first formed in 1954, the group held weekly club nights and performed annual concerts. In 1960 the club produced its first show, 'N uff Z' in the Papatoetoe High School hall. This was followed by a number of Gilbert & Sullivan productions for which the club built a reputation, drawing cast members from far and wide.

North Shore Music Theatre


Location:5 Recreation Drive, Birkenhead, Auckland 0626

In 1963, North Shore Operatic Society was founded by a group of passionate Auckland residents after answering an invitation in the newspaper to attend a get to together and sing the songs of Gilbert and Sullivan. Fifty years, over 100 shows, several venue changes and many loyal, talented members later, North Shore Music Theatre as itís now called, is an award winning theatre company which produces some of the best productions in Auckland.

Papakura Theatre Company


Location:41 Elliot Street, Papakura, Auckland 2110

Papakura Theatre Company (Inc.) started out as the Papakura Drama Club in 1954. More than sixty years later, having had two changes of name, Papakura Theatre Company (PTC) continues to present plays and musicals for the enjoyment of the people of Papakura and beyond. Our home is the Off Broadway Theatre in Elliot Street, Papakura. This is a versatile space in which we produce all our shows and present other forms of entertainment. We have a membership base across a wide age range and offer a warm welcome to everyone stepping inside the doors of our theatre.

Playhouse Theatre Inc


Location:15 Glendale Road, Glen Eden, Auckland

Playhouse Theatre Incorporated (PTI) is the resident theatre company of the Glen Eden Playhouse Theatre. The purpose of PTI is to celebrate dynamic, vibrant and successful theatre in the West Auckland area. We have been around since 1992 and have produced well over 100+ shows. Throughout the years we have worked with a number of performers, technicians and creatives who have gone onto successful and diverse careers in the theatre, musical and production industries.

Pukekohe Performing Arts


Location:2 Harrington Avenue, Pukekohe

Pukekohe Performing Arts Incorporated (PPA) is Franklins' premier musical theatre company based in the heart of Pukekohe (that's a bit south of Auckland and a bit north of Hamilton). As well as putting on hit musicals, music hall and great plays, we have an award winning Youth Theatre. Our beautiful venue, Harrington Theatre, is available for hire to members and other community groups at reasonable rates. We also provide a costume hire service on Friday evenings through 'The Old Vic'. See Theatre & Costume Hire for more information.

Shoreside Theatre


Location:18 Richards Ave, Forrest Hill, Auckland 0620

Shoreside Theatre was established in 1976 beginning as two separate entities: Milford Playhouse Incorporated and Milford Little Theatre. We love to help anyone interested in theatre to participate or develop their skills.

TheatreWorks / Mairangi Players


Location:Recreation Drive, Birkenhead, Auckland 0626

After being established in the East Coast Bays of Auckland in 1952, Mairangi Players Inc moved to Birkenhead in 1972 and has since become known as TheatreWorks. A long-standing community theatre group, we created our own intimate 70 seat theatre which is available for hire, and produce several shows each year as well as run classes.

Torbay Theatre


Location:35 Watea Road, Torbay,Auckland 0630

The Torbay Dramatic Society was founded in 1952 by Mrs Clyde Tichener. The group initially confined themselves to play readings, which were held at various members houses. Within a year they felt sufficiently confident to demonstrate their abilities to the public.

Waiheke Theatre Company


Location:2 Korora Road, Oneroa, Waiheke Island 1081

WTC produces plays on Waiheke Island,Auckland. We enable local people to experience all things theatre, acting, directing, backstage, producing or watching.

Waiuku Theatre Group


Location:Backstage Theatre, Victoria Ave, Waiuku 2123

Waiuku Theatre has three productions a year - two plays and a pantomime for children. The group has been running since 1972 and has been at Backstage since 1991.