Auckland Theatre and Cinema

Show fans will not get bored in Auckland Theatres. Symphony orchestras, opera, ballet, plays...there's something for the whole family. Enjoy a show in historic or brand new auditoria, and see just how cultured this city is.

Theatres in Auckland cover all kinds of live genres. There are venues to cover everything from small, arthouse productions, to vast, symphony orchestras or performance pieces. Aucklanders take great care of their theatre venues, so you'll find good facilities, bars, comfy seats and reasonable prices. Booking through an operator will cost more so, when you find something you want to see, try and book direct with the venue box office. You can find repertory and visiting theatre productions, student offerings, classical music, opera, ballet and pop concerts, as well as cinema, dance and comedy. Most theatres have licensed bars or cafes, plus some have galleries and lecture halls. There's always a festival of some kind happening in Auckland, so by checking the regular entertainment listings, you might get chance to catch something you wouldn't have thought of paying for, before.

Auckland Town Hall

Auckland Town Hall Auckland-Central, Auckland

Exquisite, neo-Baroque building in the CBD, one of the world's best acoustic concert halls. Five floors of limestone architecture, two performance rooms, ornate interiors and magical stained glass.

Civic Theatre

Civic Theatre Auckland-Central, Auckland

The theatre is a local landmark, positioned on the corner of Wellesley and Queen Street, in the heart of downtown Auckland.

Maidment Theatre - Te Atamira

Maidment Theatre - Te Atamira Auckland-Central, Auckland

Innovative and flexible arts centre on the University of Auckland's city campus. Main theatre plus studio, and venue for many of Auckland Theatre Company's drama productions.


SKYCITY Theatre Auckland-Central, Auckland

As part of the SKYCITY Casino complex, The SKYCITY Theatre is a 700 seat state-of-the-art event venue that plays host to many of the leading New Zealand and international acts.

Event Cinema Queen Street

Event Cinema Queen Street Auckland-Central, Auckland

Centrally located, the multiplex Event Cinema on Queen Street, is the place to watch the latest blockbuster movies in Auckland's downtown area.

Aotea Centre

Aotea Centre Auckland-Central, Auckland

Located in the heart of Auckland, the Aotea Centre features two theatre spaces and a number of function rooms and bars.

The PumpHouse Theatre

The PumpHouse Theatre North-Shore, Auckland

Situated in Killarney Park on the shore of Takapuna's Lake Pupuke, the old brick pumphouse building is today is home to the 190 seat Pumphouse theatre.

The Basement

The Basement Auckland-Central, Auckland

The Basement Theatre is situated in Lower Grays Avenue in Auckland's CBD. The theatre and bar brings together a community of adventurous artists in the Auckland region.

The Vic Theatre and Cinema

The Vic Theatre and Cinema North-Shore, Auckland

Historic cinema located at the top of the high street in the pretty seaside town of Devonport. The old style cinema with quaint lobby and decor is a welcome change from the multiplex experience.

Q Theatre

Q Theatre Auckland-Central, Auckland

Opened in 2009, Q Theatre on Queen Street plays host to a wide variety of production companies showcasing dance, musicals, caberet, opera, comedy and concerts.


{[{}]} {[{item.address[0].region}]} , {[{item.address[0].city}]}

  • 360 Panoramic View
  • Video