Fortune Theatre produces eight live mainstage productions each year, including comedies, dramas and a kid’s show. We take one show on tour around venues in Otago and Southland, and host many touring shows in our studio space. Throughout the year we host more than 20,000 patrons who enjoy a live theatre experience.
Fortune Theatre Summer School 20 Feb – 10 March. Lead by John Bolton, an award-winning Director and teacher, the course will inspire participants to use their own stories to make theatre. Find out more
Our 4 x 4 Emerging Playwrights Initiative is looking for passionate, local writers with an interest in writing for live theatre. DEADLINE for applications: Noon, 17 February. Find out more
Our 2017 season opens with an exciting new play by award-winning playwright Finnius Teppett. Season opens 11 February and finishes 4 March 2017.