or wronged woman?
double-cross and murder
and impossible decisions
one extraordinary day
My Cousin Rachel
Daphne Du Maurier's mystery romance, adapted by Joseph O'Connor
Directed by Terry Hooper
Season: Feb 26 to March 19, 2022, 8pm
Matinees: Feb 27 & March 6, 2022, 2pm
The Maltese Falcon
A noir thriller by David Jacklin/Canada/2018
Directed by Matthew van den Berg
Season: May 7 to 28, 8pm
Matinees: May 8 & 16, 2pm
A drama by Madeleine George/US/2011
Directed by Directed by Phillippa Hibbs
Season: June 1 to 4, 8pm
Matinees: June 4, 2pm
The Book Club Play
A comedy by Karen Zacarías/US/2017
Directed by Tracey Holdsworth
Season: July 9 to 30
A comedy by Lucy Kirkwood
Directed by Matthew Diesch
Season: Aug 3 to 6, 8pm
Matinees: Aug 6, 2pm
A drama by Gary Henderson/NZ/2014
Directed by Nathan Hey
Season: Sept 10 to Oct 1
Howick Little Plays
Produced by Deborah Lind
Season: Oct 5 to 8, 2022
Matinees: Oct 8, 2pm, 2022
A comedy by Norm Foster
Directed by Penel Keegan
Season: Nov 12 to Dec 3, 2022, 8pm
Matinees: Nov 13 & 20, 2022, 2pm
Formed in 1954, Howick Little Theatre is one of Auckland's leading community theatres and a leading company in New Zealand. Each year five main-house plays are staged, many of them premieres, to thousands of people who come from all over Auckland as well as parts of the upper North Island. There are also short-season HLT Studio productions and playreadings.
The Studio is a bold initiative to showcase talented new directors, emerging actors and new playwrights to be seen.
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Thank you to everyone who renewed their Showcards before December 31. We are delighted to announce that Terry Ellis is our winner. We contacted Terry to inform him of his win and he responded by saying he would like to donate the prize amount back to ...
Are you looking for a new interest? Wanting to meet new people and spend some of your leisure time in the performing arts in 2022? At Howick Little Theatre, we value volunteers and members and encourage you to get involved in ...
The theatre office reopens on Monday, January 17, at 9.30am. Costume hire will be available from this date. We look forward to seeing you at the theatre in 2022.
HLT’s second play for 2022 is a stage adaptation of the classic Dashiell Hammett thriller The Maltese Falcon, which was previously made into a movie starring Humphrey Bogart. Director Matthew van den Berg, who directed HLT’s hit play The Girl on ...
HLT Studio is staging three productions in 2022: Precious Little, directed by Phillippa Hibbs; NSFW, directed by Matthew Diesch; and the inaugural season of short plays, Howick Little Plays, produced by president Deb Lind and directed by Vic Leilua, Andrew Gordon, Phillippa ...