• Sideshow stuntwoman: From nerd to modern day Houdini Tuesday April 24th

    Rollicking Entertainment Presents Seven Deadly Stunts What drives someone to walk on broken glass, swallow fire or juggle a chainsaw? In Seven Deadly Stunts, real life married couple David Ladderman and Lizzie Tollemache celebrate seven of the most notorious stunts in carnie history, along with the stories of how and why they exist. The couple […]

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  • A tale of heroes told by masters Wednesday April 4th

    Fortune Theatre is very excited to have secured two of New Zealand’s biggest and most enduring performing arts names for its second show of 2018. Dunedin’s own Shayne P Carter and New Zealand icon Michael Hurst will bring An Iliad, written by Lisa Peterson and Denis O’Hare, to life on the Fortune’s stage. An Iliad […]

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  • Women’s Work Applications Now Open! Thursday March 22nd

    Fortune Theatre wants your applications for The Festival of Women’s Work! The Festival is 1-15 September 2018, timed to celebrate 125 of women’s suffrage as well as to mark the first New Zealand Theatre Month. We invite you to be part of something amazing. Keen to be involved? Check out the application form and we’ll […]

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  • Paying it forward Wednesday March 21st

    The Fortune Theatre is looking forward to seeing the uptake for a new ticketing initiative designed to open its doors to those who may not usually be able to afford to see a show. The concepts of Pay What You Can and Pay It Forward are not new and have been shown to be successful […]

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  • Touch Tour for Jeeves & Wooster Friday February 9th

    Fortune Theatre is excited to get our successful audio description and touch tour programme back up and running and would love your input. We are starting off with a special touch tour for our first show of the year, Jeeves & Wooster in Perfect Nonsense. Before the show we will gather in the bar for […]

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  • A light-hearted start to the year at Fortune Tuesday January 16th

    Fortune Theatre is opening the year with the hilarious Jeeves and Wooster in Perfect Nonsense this February, based on the work of P. G. Wodehouse, Jeeves and Wooster transports the audience to a wild weekend at Totleigh Towers with Bertie Wooster and his ever faithful ‘gentleman’s personal gentleman’, Jeeves. On a mission to steal a […]

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