• Inspiring Director for Twelfth Night Wednesday June 21st

    Benjamin Henson originally hails from Leicester, England and trained in Theatre Direction at the Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts, London, while directing productions for the London Fringe and cabaret circuit. Having directed in Germany and France, as well as nine consecutive years at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, Ben decided a move to New Zealand was […]

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  • Masking Workshop with Indian Ink Wednesday June 14th

    FREE MASK WORKSHOP WITH JACOB RAJAN (MNZM) As part of the national tour of award-winning play, The Pickle King, Indian Ink Theatre Company is offering a free mask workshop with their own writer and performer, Jacob Rajan! Indian Ink was founded on a passion for mask performance. Catering for different age groups, ranging from intermediate […]

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  • Playwriting Bootcamp with Roger Hall Monday April 24th

    This is (almost) everything you want to know about playwriting in two hours. Roger Hall, New Zealand’s most experienced playwright, will pass on techniques of stagecraft that have helped him write more than forty stage productions. Sure to be of benefit to all writers, not just playwrights. Where: Kingsgate Hotel When: April 29, 11am – […]

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  • Roger Hall Playreading Series Monday April 24th

    To celebrate 40 years since Roger Hall’s first production at Fortune (Glide Time, 1977) we’re going to be revisiting some of Roger’s most beloved plays from the past. The line-up includes: 30 April: Glide Time (featuring original cast members Ray Henwood and Ross Jolly and Roger Hall himself reading ‘the Boss’) 7 May: Middle Age […]

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  • Little Red Riding Hood – Relaxed Performance Monday April 17th

    Fortune is proud to be host its very first relaxed performance these school holidays. A Relaxed Performance is a special performance of a show designed to welcome those who will benefit from a more relaxed performance environment, including people with an Autism Spectrum Condition, sensory and communication disorders or a learning difficulty. This means that there will […]

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  • My Dad’s Boy – on tour! Monday February 20th

    My Dad’s Boy is hitting the road this March! With seven stops across Otago and Southland we’re sure to be in a town near you. 7 March – Tapanui – West Otago Community Centre – Bookings: http://bit.ly/2kOKjtL 8-9 March – Invercargill – Invercargill Repertory Theatre – Bookings: http://bit.ly/2kXNgcu 10 March – Arrowtown – Arrowtown Athenaeum Hall – […]

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