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Puss in boots wins

Excellent theatre in a great location next to Te Papa, near restaurants, and in the waterfront so a... read more

Reviewed 9 December 2018
Hamilton, New Zealand
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Great nights entertainment

A superb Wellington theatre with great plays right on the Wellington waterfront next to Te Papa. We... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2018
Katrina D
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Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

Excellent theatre in a great location next to Te Papa, near restaurants, and in the waterfront so a leisurely stroll after the theatre is a bonus activity. Play was fabulously Wellington-ised and hilarious fun for all age groups. Well targeted. Next time we’ll feed the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Beenhair
Reviewed 1 December 2018

I was in Wellington for just a few days and thought it would be fun to catch a show. I went in to speak to the lady at the counter about the next showing. She told me there was one seat available and showed me...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 23 October 2018

A superb Wellington theatre with great plays right on the Wellington waterfront next to Te Papa. We had really good food and drinks before watching a talented group of actors perform "Under Milk Wood" by Dylan Thomas. This play was outstanding and such good fun....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Katrina D
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

This is a small but great venue for live theatre in Wellington. The atmosphere is intimate as the audience is so close to the stage. Acoustics are excellent and the view is perfect from every seat. Its location, at the harbour end of Taranaki Street...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ali_Hawkins
Reviewed 11 October 2018

We went to see the play Un easy dreams and other things at the circa theater and it was excellent, small and intimate. The play was very provocative and provided much conversation and thoughtfulness. The way that they approached the issue was very imaginative and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jeannie D
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Visited recently and had excellent service, great show and the staff great - from the theatre side of it. However the restaurant was poor. Food quality was average, prices high and a glass of decent red was $15. Would not eat there again.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank tess n
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 .

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank 321sandrad
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

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Young50chick
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

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank jsburg
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.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank jaysenmagan
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