CLASSIC COMEDY FEST
Friday 3 May
The home of live comedy welcomes a cavalcade of international guest comedians plus a few locals to kick off the 2019 Comedy Fest with two huge two-hour previews.
LAUREN PATTISON: PEACHY
Saturday 4 - Saturday 11 May
Life is just 'peachy' for Lauren Pattison following a sold-out run at the 2018 Edinburgh Fringe and the Soho Theatre in London - so we invited her back to NZ to follow up on her stunning 2018 debut with her acclaimed new show in tow.
THE BIG SHOW 2019
Wednesday 8 May - Saturday 18 May
Since its launch in 2006 in Auckland, The Big Show has become one of the most popular shows in the annual NZ International Comedy Festival. Every year it has showcased and launched some brand new world class comedy talents.
Saturday 11 May
Join the APO and artist Elise McCann for a scrumdiddlyumptious musical adventure inspired by the fantastical imagination of Roald Dahl.
Friday 24 May
We’re laying out the canvas and painting a spectacular night filled with glorious harness racing, fine dining, beautiful music and a hint of romance.