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The McLauchlan Family Auditorium is our principal venue for larger events. It is capable of hosting up to 701* people over two levels (Stalls and deLuxe Dress Circle).
It is the largest purpose built theatre in the top of the South Island.
This space has a fully functional fly tower and counter weight flying system.
This will allow our very professional team of technicians to create a very special event for you.
Now available for bookings for Live Performance Events and Conferences.
Max proscenium opening
Height of proscenium opening (trim height TBC)
Width of stage wall to wall
Depth from edge of apron to back wall
Height from stage to fly floor
61 @ 180mm centres
Line set capacity
450kg UDL, Point load 250kg
2x tap off boxes (1 at stage, 1 at dimmer room on fly floor) provided with power lock rated to 400amp.
PDL 56 series 50amp outlets distributed throughout stage house and LX bridges
*Note 701 is maximum capacity when the orchestra pit/thrust stage and control position is not in use.
Click here to download a copy of the Seating Plan
Open one hour before each performance.
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From: Voucher valid for one year from date of purchase
From: Thursday 18 November 2021 to Saturday 04 December 2021 (No Sunday or Monday performances)
From: Friday 10, Saturday 11, Sunday 12 December 2021
From: Saturday, 18 December 2021
From: Saturday, 15 January 2022
From: Wednesday, 16 February and Thursday, 17 February
From: Friday 25th February, 2022
From: Wednesday, 13 April, 2022
From: Wednesday, 18 May - Saturday, 28 May 2022
From: Monday, 13 June 2022
From: Wednesday, 6 July, 2022
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