About Christchurch Theatres and Entertainment

(Christchurch, New Zealand)

There are several top-quality theatres located in and around central Christchurch, offering a variety of live music, comedy, opera and theatre. In addition, the Montana International Jazz Festival attracts artists and spectators from across the globe.

The Great Hall Arts Centre offers a fine selection of classical music year round, while the Ngaio Marsh Theatre, located on the University of Canterbury campus, offers offbeat student plays, as well as comedies. The Christchurch Operatic Society stages modern Broadway musicals at the James Hay Theatre, situated in the Town Hall. Other notable theatres include The Court, Christchurch Repertory and Royal theatres.

Christchurch has a good selection of live music venues, playing host to big-name and local acts. The Jetset Lounge, located near the city's Polytechnic Institute, and the Esplanade Tavern in New Brighton both regularly host well-known groups, while Dux De Lux and Creation offer local artists, along with sizeable DJ events.

Theatres and Entertainment Venues

Repertory Theatre
Address: Kilmore Street, Christchurch Central, Christchurch, New Zealand
Tel: +64 (0)3 379 8866
Website: www.repertory.co.nz/

The Mill Theatre (Riccarton Players Inc)
Address: 24 Wise Street, Addington, New Zealand
Tel: +64 (0)3 338 4699
Website: www.riccartonplayers.co.nz/

The Court Theatre
Address: Bernard Street, Addington, Christchurch, New Zealand
Tel: +64 (0)3 963 0870
Website: www.courttheatre.org.nz/

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