Covid 19 Update

Kia ora Centrestage Theatre Whanau,  


He waka eke noa – we are all in this together.


Key Information:


 Centrestage Theatre reserves the right to reallocate pre-booked patron seats, within any performance, to ensure social distancing is achieved in line with government directives applicable at different alert levels. 

At Alert Level One: Seating will be booked as per normal in the Centrestage Theatre.

At Alert Level Two: All seats available online will be pre-spaced to ensure social distancing while allowing us to safely seat 100 patrons.

If you have an exceptional reason why you need more than two seats together, please contact the box office directly and we will try to assist you if possible.

Please read all tickets carefully as during Covid Alert levels 2.5 & 2 there may be specific doors indicated for venue entry.

Please note, there will be no door sales during Alert levels 2 & 2.5, all seats must be pre-booked.  


How can you help us to

Keep the Lights On at Centrestage Theatre??

Attend and/or help to promote the

Gibbs Farm

Fundraising event being organised by the Orewa Rotary Club

for the benefit of Centrestage Theatre

Details below...

Please Note: We strongly encourage the wearing of masks to attend all events at our theatre

Please Do Not attend if sick


Gibbs Farm Visit

Orewa Rotary Club Key-Fundraiser for Centrestage Theatre 


Where: Gibbs Farm, 241 Kaipara Coast Highway, Makarau, Auckland

When: Thursday 3 December, 2020, 10am-2pm

Restrictions: Open to all ages

Ticket Information: Adults $75, Seniors $50, Student 14-17yrs $50, Child 5-13yrs $25, Under 5yrs Free

Enjoy a Farm walk with a difference - Gibbs Farm is an expansive open-air sculpture park with spectacular views across the beautiful Kaipara Harbour.

The park boasts 30 spectacular sculptural installations, home to a collection of exotic animals and stunning landscapes bordering Kaipara Harbour.

For those that have wanted to "experience" this iconic Farm walk and get up close to these works of art, then seize this rare opportunity. Gibbs Farm is privately owned and open by appointment only.

Orewa Rotary Club is a grateful recipient of the opportunity to share this unique experience as a charitable fundraiser for Centrestage Theatre and Performing Arts to survive Covid-19.

Bring your own picnic and make this a fabulous day-out with family or friends. The park is a 3-4 hour walking experience so wear comfortable walking shoes and bring a hat, sunblock and water.

Love Letters by A. R. Gurney

Centrestage Theatre Company presents this mini season of Love Letters by A. R. Gurney
Our two Theatre Managers - Ross McKellar and Stephanie McKellar-Smith take to the stage in the Centrestage Foyer to present this Pulitzer Prize nominated two-hander play for a mini-season of four shows only. Love Letters was a box-office smash both on and off Broadway and Ross and Stephanie are performing this play as a fundraiser for the theatre.
This is a story about a boy and a girl who are forever linked in mind, heart, and spirit. Life conspires to keep them apart; love inspires their journey together.
All tickets are $25, matinee shows include afternoon tea and evening shows include dessert as part of the ticket price.
Performances Friday 11 December at 7.30pm, Saturday 12 December at 2pm & 7.30pm, Sunday 13 December at 2pm

Creative Dance Presents: The Highlights 2020


Creative Dance is delighted to bring you their years work in a showcase of 'The Highlights 2020' just to show you all that 2020 wasn't all bad!

Adults $28, Child (14 years & under) $20 - Credit Card charges Apply
Performances Sunday 22 November 3pm, Saturday 28 November 12pm

A brilliant satire modeled off the plays of Kurt Weill and Bertolt Brecht, Urinetown is a wickedly funny, fast-paced, and surprisingly intelligent comedic romp.

Gulf Harbour School Presents: Disney's Alice in Wonderland JR


Gulf Harbour School, in association with the Northern School of Performing Arts, presents the wonderful story of Alice in Wonderland which will follow a variety concert performed by the Teina and Purapura children.

Matinee performances all tickets $10

Evening performances Adults $20 (18 yrs+), Child $15 (Under 18yrs), Families $60 (2 Adults, 2 Child - Additional children book at the child price), Two yrs and under free as long as seated on knee of adult

Credit Card charges Apply
Performances: Thursday 3 December 6pm, Friday 4 December 1pm & 6pm, Saturday 5 December 1pm & 6pm

Centrestage Theatre Company Presents:


In the not-so-distant future, a terrible water shortage and 20-year drought has led to a government ban on private toilets and a proliferation of paid public toilets, owned and operated by a single megalomaniac company: the Urine Good Company. If the poor don’t obey the strict laws prohibiting free urination, they’ll be sent to the dreaded and mysterious “Urinetown.” After too long under the heel of the malevolent Caldwell B. Cladwell, the poor stage a revolt, led by a brave young hero, fighting tooth and nail for the freedom to pee “wherever you like, whenever you like, for as long as you like, and with whomever you like."

Tickets from $22-$32

Early Bird Special - First 100 tickets sold are $20 each!

Wednesday Night Special - All tickets $20
Performances: Sat 6 Feb - Sat 20 Feb nightly (Wed-Sat) 8pm, Sunday matinees on 7 & 14 Feb, 2pm.

Centrestage Theatre Company Presents: EVITA

Evita charts the young and ambitious Eva Peron’s meteoric rise to sainthood. Set in Argentina between 1934-1952, the Tony-winning musical follows Eva Duarte on her journey from poor illegitimate child to ambitious actress to, as wife of military leader-turned-president Juan Peron, the most powerful woman in Latin America, before her death from cancer at age 33.

Tickets from $22-$32

Early Bird Special - First 100 tickets sold are $20 each!

Wednesday Night Special - All tickets $20
Performances: Fri 5 March - Sat 20 March nightly (Wed-Sat) 8pm, Sunday matinees on 7 & 14 Feb, 2pm, Sunday matinees on & & 14 March, 2pm


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