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Opening 3 Jul 2015 at TAPAC Theatre, Western Springs [Auckland]
DEXTER’S DEEP SEA DISCOVERY
One night, when he pulls the plug and something grabs his foot, Dexter soon realises he has been dragged into a deep sea adventure that will change his life forever. Don’t miss this loony show full of musical mermaids, sharks with swag and dancing dogfish! [more]

Opening 4 Jul 2015 at 4 Moncrieff St., Mt. Victoria [Wellington]
THE ELVES AND THE SHOEMAKER
Cheeky elves Filly and Pilly have fallen on hard times after shooting wrapped on The Hobbit. Lucky for them, Gordon the cobbler is looking for some help in turning his sensible shoe shop into a fancy footwear emporium. [more]

Opening 4 Jul 2015 at The Pumphouse, Takapuna [Auckland]
GRANDMA MCGARVEY with GRANDPA’S SLIPPERS
A celebration of grandparents with favourite New Zealand stories on stage for July school holidays Stories with New Zealand’s favourite grandparents come to life on stage for the July school holidays. [more]

Opening 5 Jul 2015 at Old Library Art Centre [Whangarei]
NGĀ POU WAHINE
Kura is a dreamer who works in a tomato sauce factory. The action of the play moves from factory floor to the world of Te Atakura’s ancestor, Waiora, as each of the characters tell their stories, weaving the past with the present, enabling Te Atakura to continue her journey through life with the strength of her ancestors. [more]

Opening 6 Jul 2015 at Herald Theatre, Aotea Centre, Auckland LIVE [Auckland]
Ruia Te Kākano: HOKIA KI NGĀ MAUNGA – Return to the Mountains
The enchanting story of a young boy named Rima who needs the help of Māori god of the winds, Tāwhirimātea, his friends from the forest and the audience to save his village. [more]

Opening 7 Jul 2015 at Gryphon [Wellington]
THE SWORD IN THE STONE
An adventurous tale of magic, friendship, heroism We all know the Arthurian tale about the sword that was magically placed into the stone and whoever removed it would be the true king of England. [more]

Opening 8 Jul 2015 at Isaac Theatre Royal [Christchurch]
KISS THE FISH
Karukam Island is the tropical paradise of everyone’s dreams but Sidu can’t wait to escape. Trapped in a life that is too slow, he yearns to be the next Freddie Mercury. But when an eco resort being built on the Island threatens his family’s traditional way of life, it’s up to Sidu to decide the fate of Karukam Island. Will he sacrifice his own dreams for the future of his people or will he kiss tradition goodbye? [more]

Opening 8 Jul 2015 at Court Theatre, Bernard Street, Addington [Christchurch]
Dr Suess’s THE CAT IN THE HAT
Your favourite cat, in that hat, takes to the stage! Come to The Court and meet the cat from the best-selling children’s books. [more]

Opening 8 Jul 2015 at Gryphon [Wellington]
YOURS TRULY… A Jack the Ripper Story
Yours Truly is a Gothic love story of betrayal, sacrifice and sexual politics. When a Prince of England falls in love, the gates of Hell are flung open and the Devil stalks the streets of London, killing and viciously mutilating women. [more]

Opening 8 Jul 2015 at Court Theatre, Bernard Street, Addington [Christchurch]
THE EARLY EARLY LATE SHOW 2015
Songs, scenes and games will all be made up on-the-spot by the cleverest, funniest, silliest comedians we could find. The audience will be called on to give them a suggestion and they’ll turn it into comedy! [more]
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