A gathering of theatre lovers for the opening of the pumping station, 1906.
Photographer unkown, 1906

The PumpHouse Theatre tour: Our place, our people


North Auckland
Date

Sunday 14 October, 10am-3pm

Venue

The PumpHouse Theatre

Killarney Park, entrance off Manurere Ave, Takapuna

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Cost

Tickets $5

Bookings

Bookings are required

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Contact Amy Taylor:

09 489 8360

info@pumphouse.co.nz

Website

pumphouse.co.nz

Event details

On this tour of The PumpHouse Theatre you'll learn about its history from pre-European times to today.

There'll be stories of the people who have played a part in the theatre's long history – from its days as a water pumping station, through the campaign to save it from demolition in the 1960s-70s, to those who have helped shape it as a successful community theatre.

You'll be able to access all areas – backstage, onstage and front of house. Visit the outdoor amphitheatre, Coal Bunker Studio, Genevieve Becroft Auditorium, Peg Escott Greenroom, dressing room, actors' lounge, box office and theatre foyer … and you might meet a ghost or two!


Brought to you by The PumpHouse Theatre





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