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Mairangi Players, based in Birkenhead, is a community theatre group which has been at the leading edge of the North Shore amateur theatre scene in Auckland since 1952. Click here to read more about us.

Creative Drama Classes at TheatreWorks

Drama Classes for kids aged 7 to 16 are designed to teach theatre skills and experience. The tutor is Robyn Donnelly (BSc, DipDrama). Many children who have been to these classes have subsequently appeared in, stage-managed, written and directed for Mairangi Players and other theatre groups. Full details here.


We have excellent wheelchair access to the auditorium, but unfortunately not to our toilets.

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2-for-1 tickets: Kings of the Gym

We're nearly at the end of the season of Kings of the Gym. To ensure everyone gets a chance to see this very funny show we are offering a special ticket deal.

Buy one ticket and receive a second one free!
Bookings essential. Note: free ticket must be of equal or lesser value to the paid ticket.

To book: Phone 419-0415 or email

Remaining show dates and times are as follows:

Thursday 1st October at 8pm
Friday 2nd October at 8pm
Saturday 3rd October at 8pm

About the show:
Politically correct principal Viv Cleaver is transforming low-decile Hautapu High School. The only thorn in her side is the Phys-Ed department. Unfit Laurie Connor spends his days in the gym watching TV and gambling with his talented yet unambitious sidekick Pat Kennedy. But then student-teacher Annie Tupua arrives...

Upcoming Production

Our final production of 2015, Jack and the Beanstalk, will run from the 4th - 14th of December . More information can be found here.

Coming soon in Auckland:

September 12th - October 3rd: Mary's Wedding at Howick Little Theatre

September 19th - October 10th: A Piece of my Heart at Dolphin Theatre

October 31st - November 14th: The Addams Family at North Shore Music Theatre

November 5th - 14th: The Playboy of the Western World at Ellerslie Theatrical Society

November 14th - 28th: Don't Dress for Dinner at Company Theatre

9 to 13 September - Wed to Sat, 7.30pm, Sat 2pm, Sun 11am & 5pm.
Live at Bruce Mason Centre, Takapuna.
more details here.
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