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Circa Theatre

1 Taranaki St, Wellington 6140, New Zealand
+64 4-801 7992
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Great cafe on a sunny day

Great cafe on a sunny day . It is quite big cafe because this caters to the theatre plus the public... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2018
Sandra D
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Wellington, New Zealand
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Intimate small theatre next to TePapa

I have been to two plays at the Circa Theatre in the last six months. Both were very professional... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2018
Young50chick
,
Tauranga, New Zealand
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1 Taranaki St, Wellington 6140, New Zealand
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Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

Great cafe on a sunny day . It is quite big cafe because this caters to the theatre plus the public on the wharf area . Basic good in the cabinet but you can order .

Thank Sandra D
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Reviewed 17 April 2018

I have been to two plays at the Circa Theatre in the last six months. Both were very professional with high quality actors. The theatre is small so wherever you are seated you have a very good view of the stage. A new addition is...More

Thank Young50chick
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

We were only in Wellington for one day on our way to the South Island. It was rainy so we visited the wonderful Te Papa museum and then strolled over to the Circa Theatre. It is a lovely old building with a great little café....More

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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Maree and I treated ourselves to our first production in Wellington last weekend. The show called Switzerland was right up our alley and we thoroughly enjoyed everything. Thank you, we will be back.

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Reviewed 24 February 2018

Very attractive building located on the waterfront near the Te Papa museum. Nice theatre with a cafe and bar.

Thank Michael C
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Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

We went to the play ‘Joan’ and thoroughly enjoyed it. The acting, set and production was excellent, as was the play writing. We thought we’d eat at circa too as knew they served meals now. The food and wine was basic but nice enough but...More

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Reviewed 8 February 2018

A small theatre with good facilities. We took tickets for a play when in Wellington, comfortable seats, intimate auditorium, nice bar, really good ambiance. A nice looking place that works well,

Thank John L
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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

The cafe has a great atmosphere with a fantastic view of Wellington Harbpur and waterfront area, We ordered a meal from their pre-show menu. The menu is extensive and included some very interesting dishes and catered for different diet types. However we were so disappointed...More

1  Thank Mumocrok
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Reviewed 23 November 2017

Last year we saw Java Dance with their eclectic The Wine Project *show*. Music dance, wine, incense, grapes... fabulous fun. (We were going to do it again in Auckland this year, but had to change plans due to ill health). Just ten days or so...More

Thank Jqqls
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

We were very impressed with the high quality of the acting and with the creative, highly effective staging of a "world premiere" production called "Caging Skies" that we recently saw in this small theater with a big heart. Founded in 1976 as a cooperative effort...More

Thank CarolDM1900
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