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.


Dunedin Theatre Awards 2016
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
My Dad's Boy
Our 2017 season opens with an exciting new play by award-winning playwright Finnius Teppett. Season opens 11 February and finishes 4 March 2017.



Fortune Theatre produces ten live mainstage productions each year, including comedies, dramas and a season of family shows. 2017 features two shows that will tour venues in Otago and Southland, plus we host numerous guest productions at our Stuart Street theatre throughout the year. Throughout the year we host more than 20,000 patrons who enjoy a live theatre experience.

View the 2017 Season

 

Fortune Theatre is a registered charity operating thanks to the generous support of national and local funding agencies, community trusts and by our patrons, corporate supporters and private donors.

CORE FUNDING PARTNERS

  • creative-nz-logo
  • dcc_logo
  • OCT_WRT

 
 
PLATINUM SPONSORS

  • perpetualguardian