Basement Theatre

  • Non Flower Elements not your average night at the theatre

    “How much of the you that you know yourself as, is you?” this, and many other philosophical questions will fly through your head (with no necessary requirement to answer) during the performance of Non Flower Elements at

    August 23, 2017 • Theatre, What's On • Views: 349

  • Puppet Fiction review

    After playing 200 shows to sold out and packed rooms around the world, Puppet Fiction returns to Auckland for the first time since 2013 for five nights only at the Basement Theatre.   It was a full house for the

    July 12, 2017 • Theatre, What's On • Views: 1148

  • The Opening Night Before Christmas review

    The Basement Theatre’s annual festive show is back. The Opening Night before Christmas is described as Waiting for Guffman meets Love Actually. But instead of being set in Blaine or London, this show is set in Levin’s

    December 10, 2016 • Theatre, What's On • Views: 499

  • Jesse Griffin’s Centaur – Review

    Jesse Griffin’s comedy show originally titled Sex With Horses, which you can imagine was a nightmare to google especially at work, has returned as Centaur – Half Man, Half horse, Half artist at The Basement Theatre this

    October 12, 2016 • Comedy, What's On • Views: 627

  • Hart The Basement Theatre Review

    Hart is a one-man show staring Ian Michael who single-handedly depicts the stories of four Aboriginal men and their struggles in 20th century Western Australia. This award winning show brings together key points from each man’s

    February 3, 2016 • Theatre, What's On • Views: 711

  • Jesus Christ Part II Review

    He’s back again, and this time it’s theatrical! The 7th Annual Christmas Show returns to The Basement Theatre with Jesus Christ Part II. The creative team behind last year’s Jesus Christ Superstar have brought us a very

    November 28, 2015 • Theatre, What's On • Views: 808

  • Hiraeth Review

    On the last leg of its New Zealand tour, Hiraeth is now playing in Auckland at the trendy Basement Theatre. The award winning production, supported by British Council NZ and produced by Show Pony is an honest and comedic telling

    November 4, 2015 • Theatre, What's On • Views: 1161

  • The Mourning After Review – Basement Theatre

    It’s always a pleasure to go along to the theatre and see something that you’ve never seen before. Whether it’s special effects, staging, direction or a unique script, it’s fun to be suprised and

    July 1, 2015 • Theatre, What's On • Views: 1609

  • This Is Our Youth Review – Basement Theatre

    This Is Our Youth, Kenneth Lonergan’s cult classic portrayal of disaffected adolescents, has all the trademarks of great theatre: witty, wordy dialogue, a close and cloying set, and three clashing characters who bounce off

    April 9, 2015 • Theatre, What's On • Views: 962

  • Everything Is Surrounded By Water

    Everything Is Surrounded By Water is a one man ‘show’, but really it’s a man telling a story. Uther Dean is unpretentious and instantly likeable, sitting in a comfy chair unhurriedly weaving a narrative.

    October 8, 2014 • Theatre • Views: 988