Past Productions

Year Shows  

2019

California Suite 16    16 39
The Spirit Of Annie Ross 16    16 24
Blackbird – HLT Studio 16    16 8
The Book of Everything 16    16 24
Eating The Wolf – HLT Studio (NZ) 16    16 31

2018

David Williamson's Cruise Control 16    16 215
The House by the Lake 16    16 17
The History of Pandas Told by a Saxophonist who has a Girlfriend in Frankfurt -- HLT Studio 16    16 16
Good People 16    16 8
Matthew, Mark, Luke & Joanne (NZ) 16    16 27
Eugenia -- HLT Studio (NZ) 16    16 1
I'll Leave It To You 16    16 15

2017

The Pink Hammer (NZ) 16    16 20
Holding the Man -- HLT Studio 16    16 3
Our Man In Havana 16    16 14
Punch and Judy: The Real Story -- HLT Studio 16    16 12
The Great Gatsby (NZ) 16    16 19
Dial M for Murder 16    16 97
Lockdown -- HLT Studio (NZ) 16    16 13
Book Ends (NZ) 16    16 7

2016

Central Otago Man (NZ) 16    16 85
That Face -- HLT Studio 16    16 21
The Perfect Murder 16    16 37
Crave -- HLT Studio 16    16 10
Ladies in Lavender 16    16 64
How to be Happy 16    16 15
The Operative -- HLT Studio (NZ) 16    16 10
The Ladykillers 16    16 31

2015

The Love List 16    16 15
Because of Beth -- HLT Studio 16    16 24
Sitting Pretty 16    16 24
Solo Women -- HLT Studio (NZ) 16    16 41
Birthrights 16    16 47
Mary's Wedding 16    16 84
The Leaf Jar -- HLT Studio (NZ) 16    16 24
Seven Year Twitch 16    16 81

2014

Bookworms 16    16 37
An Unseasonable Fall of Snow -- HLT Studio (NZ) 16    16 8
The Importance of Being Earnest 16    16 32
4000 Miles 16    16 9
The Understudy -- HLT Studio 16    16 16
Two Fish 'n' a Scoop (NZ) 16    16 34
White Gold -- HLT Studio (NZ) 16    16 58
Noises Off (first produced 1991) 16    16 87

2013

Love Letters 16   
A Shortcut To Happiness (NZ) 16    16 13
Steel Magnolias 16    16 28
The Cat's Meow 16    16 55
Looking 16    16 32
Kiwifruits (NZ) 16    16 40

2012

The Priory 16    16 11
As You Like It 16    16 125
Entertaining Angels 16    16 17
Peninsula (NZ) 16    16 20
Ladies For Hire (NZ) 16    16 17

2011

The Birthday Boy (NZ) 16    16 11
Ice Glen 16    16 39
Some Girl(s) 16    16 31
Heroes 16    16 15
Backstage 16    16 20

2010

Mammals 16    16 362
The Raft (NZ) 16    16 20
Kevin's Bed 16    16 16
Sexy Laundry 16    16 142
Four Flat Whites in Italy (NZ) 16    16 7

2009

Lipstick Dreams 16    16 97
King and Country (NZ) 16    16 20
Scenes from a Separation 16    16 23
Art 16    16 133
Summer Wonderland 16    16 53

2008

Humble Boy 16    16 56
Taking Off (NZ) 16    16 40
Educating Rita 16    16 9
Twelve Angry Men 16    16 55
Good Things 16    16 23

2007

To Gillian on Her 37th Birthday 16    16 11
Soulmates 16    16 86
Home Land (NZ) 16    16 17
Hate Mail 16    16 7
Real Estate 16    16 10

2006

Jake's Women 16    16 19
Enchanted April 16    16 96
Travels with My Aunt 16    16 24
Spreading Out (NZ) 16    16 21

2005

The Cripple of Inishmaan 16    16 12
Secret Bridesmaids' Business 16    16 12
Strangers on a Train 16    16 10
Shirley Valentine 16   
Office Hours 16    16 11

2004

A Slight Hangover 16    16 3
Speaking in Tongues 16    16 10
The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie (first produced 1978) 16    16 12
Take a Chance on Me (NZ) 16    16 12

2003

Quartet 16    16 3
Dinner With Friends 16    16 3
Oliver! (first produced 1972) 16    16 3
It's My Party (and I'll Die If I Want To) 16    16 3

2002

Ghost Writer 16    16 3
Over the River & Through the Woods 16    16 3
Waking Eve 16    16 6
A Slice of Saturday Night 16    16 3
Market Forces (NZ) 16    16 3

2001

Silly Cow 16    16 4
Sylvia 16    16 5
Dead Guilty 16    16 5
The Mysterious Mr Love 16    16 3
Nobody's Perfect 16    16 4

2000

Social Climbers (NZ) 16    16 9
Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde 16    16 6
The Woman Who Cooked Her Husband 16    16 4
Love Letters 16    16 2
Funny Money 16    16 7

1999

Gasping 16    16 6
Lovers 16    16 6
Blithe Spirit 16    16 7
Tzigane (NZ) 16    16 5

1998

By Degrees (NZ) 16    16 6
Up'N'Under 16    16 6
Communicating Doors 16    16 5
The Darling Buds of May 16    16 8

1997

Neville's Island 16    16 6
A Woman of No Importance 16    16 8
The Woman in Black 16    16 2
If We Are Women 16    16 6
Cold Comfort Farm 16    16 8

1996

Dancing at Lughnasa 16    16 9
It Runs in the Family 16    16 7
Time of My Life 16    16 6
High Society 16    16 8

1995

Straight and Narrow 16    16 6
Masterpieces 16    16 4
An Inspector Calls 16    16 6
The Wedding Party (NZ) 16    16 6

1994

Joyful and Triumphant (NZ) 16    16 8
Shadowlands 16    16 2
Bouncers and Shakers 16    16 1
Man of La Mancha 16   

1993

A Month of Sundays * 16    16 5
Via Satellite (NZ) 16    16 5
Les Liaisons Dangereuses 16    16 7
Season's Greetings 16    16 4
Hi-de-Hi Campers! (NZ) 16   

1992

The Taming of the Shrew 16    16 6
Frankenstein (drama group) 16   
The Business of Murder 16    16 3
Come Back to the Five and Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean 16    16 4
Me and My Girl 16    16 7

1991

The Way of the World * 16    16 4
Beyond Reasonable Doubt 16    16 2
Passion Play 16    16 4
Eurydice (drama group) 16   
Noises Off 16    16 6

1990

The End of the Golden Weather (NZ) * 16    16 7
When We Are Married (first produced 1961) 16    16 3
They Shoot Horses, Don't They? 16    16 7
A Small Family Business 16    16 4

1989

Loot * 16    16 4
The Hollow 16    16 1
Animal Farm (drama group) 16   
Breaking the Silence 16    16 3
Hay Fever 16    16 3

1988

On Golden Pond * 16    16 5
On the Razzle 16    16 5
Benefactors 16    16 4
Habeas Corpus 16    16 5
Mr Macaroni and the Exploding Pizza Pie 16    16 5

1987

Outside Edge * 16    16 5
Zorba 16    16 7
The Skin of Our Teeth (drama group) 16   
The Dresser 16    16 5
Mothers and Fathers (NZ) 16    16 4

1986

Objection Overruled (NZ) * 16    16 5
Whose Life Is It Anyway? 16    16 5
The Sunshine Boys 16    16 4
The Farndale Avenue Housing Estate Townswomen's Guild Dramatic Society Murder Mystery 16    16 5

1985

Cowardy Custard 16    16 4
Once a Catholic 16    16 6
The Murder Game 16    16 4
Bullshot Crummond 16    16 5

1984

Bedroom Farce 16   
Hedda Gabler 16   
Variety Music Hall (NZ) 16   
Prisoners of Mother England (NZ) 16    16 2
The Papertown Paperchase 16   

1983

A Little of What You Fancy (NZ) 16   
A Midsummer Night's Dream 16   
Enter a Free Man 16   
Godspell 16   

1982

Night Must Fall 16   
The Bear Essentials (NZ) 16   
Fings Ain't Wot They Used T'Be 16   
The Chalk Garden 16   
Snap 16   

1981

The Glass Menagerie 16   
Lady Windermere's Fan 16   
The Physicists 16   
Old King Cole (youth group) 16   
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory 16    16 2
Christmas Crackers (NZ) (revue) 16   

1980

The Loves of Cass McGuire 16   
Macbeth 16   
Who's Who? 16   
Who Killed Santa Claus? 16   

1979

Not Now, Darling 16   
The Homecoming 16   
A Flea in Her Ear 16   
Those Were the Years (NZ) 16   

1978

The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie 16    16 4
Once Upon a Story 16   
Cat on the Fiddle 16   
A Man for All Seasons 16    16 1
A Victorian Music Hall 16   

1977

She Stoops to Conquer * 16    16 3
Fiddler on the Roof 16   
The Long and the Short and the Tall 16   
In Search of Kiwi Magic (NZ) 16   

1976

Butley 16   
Oh! What a Lovely War! 16   
Our Town (youth group) 16   
The Patrick Pearse Motel 16   
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland 16   

1975

The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds 16   
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum 16    16 6
Wait Until Dark 16    16 2
The Spellbound Forest (NZ, first produced 1965) 16   

1974

Private Lives 16   
A View from the Bridge 16    16 4
Peter Pan 16    16 1
The Land Remains (NZ) 16   

1973

A Day in the Death of Joe Egg 16   
Goodnight Mrs Puffin 16   
The Wizard of Oz 16    16 1

1972

Sweeney Todd 16   
Oliver! 16    16 2

1971

The Importance of Being Earnest * 16   
The Crucible 16   
Springtime for Henry 16   
Pinocchio 16   

1970

The Poker Session 16   
Gigi 16   
Boeing-Boeing 16   

1969

The Caretaker 16   
Rattle of a Simple Man 16    16 2

1968

Doctor in the House 16   
Summer of the Seventeenth Doll 16   
Spider's Web 16   
The Rape of the Belt 16   
Sailor Beware! 16   
Cinderella (NZ) 16   

1967

All Things Bright and Beautiful 16   
This Happy Breed 16   
Lord Arthur Savile's Crime 16   
The Princess and the Swineherd 16   

1966

Hotel Paradiso 16    16 1
It's Never Too Late 16   
The Guinea Pig 16   

1965

See How They Run 16    16 2
The Rose Tattoo 16    16 3
The Spellbound Forest (NZ) 16   

1964

Step in the Hollow (NZ) – British Drama League winner 16    16 2
The Shop at Sly Corner 16    16 4
The Sleeping Beauty 16   

1963

Time To Kill 16   
An Italian Straw Hat 16    16 6
Red Riding Hood 16    16 6

1962

The Girl Who Couldn't Quite 16    16 5
Wild Goose Chase 16    16 4
Variety Show (The Trap; The £12 Look) 16   
Long Day's Journey Into Night 16    16 2
Treasure Island 16    16 5

1961

Black Chiffon 16   
The Loves of Madam Dulapin 16   
When We Are Married 16    16 2
Jack and the Beanstalk (NZ) 16   

1960

Rookery Nook 16    16 4
Unhand Me, Squire 16    16 6
Puss in Boots (NZ) 16   

1959

You Can't Take It with You 16    16 6
Ten Minute Alibi 16    16 3
Aladdin (NZ) 16    16 6

1958

The Happiest Days of Your Life 16    16 6
April Dawn) 16   
The Evidence Points) 16    16 2
Setting the Day) 16   
Helena's Husband) (four one-act plays) 16    16 3
A Grand Variety Show 16   

1957

Quality Street 16    16 6
Have Not Charity) (NZ) 16   
Sunday Costs Five Pesos) 16    16 2
Smithy) 16    16 2
The Thistle in the Donkey Field) (four one-act plays) 16    16 4
Mother Goose 16    16 8

1956

Ladies in Retirement 16    16 6
The House in Fern Road) 16   
Spring Song Singers) 16   
That's Murder) 16   
Paradise Enow (four one-act plays) 16    16 3

1955

Still Waters) 16   
I’ve Got a Surprise) 16   
Dark Brown) 16   
Three Parts Bad (four one-act plays) 16   
Spinning Jenny 16   
Babes in the Wood 16    16 4

1954

The Dear Departed) 16    16 2
Tea for Three) 16    16 2
Mother's Pride (three one-act plays) 16   
Cinderella 16    16 1
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