Hannah Box Office Hours

Monday - Friday, noon - 2.00pm & 75 minutes prior to each show

Experience an evening of powerhouse vocals!

For one night only, experience the divas of music in a 70-minute concert that re-imagines and respects the pillars of powerhouse vocals. Icons and legends: Whitney Houston, Celine Dion, Tina Turner, Aretha Franklin and Donna Summer are brought to Wellington by vocalist Ella Monnery. Featuring supporting vocalists Greer Perenara, Moana Leota and Kree McMillan. POWERHOUSE is co-produced by Ella Monnery and Ben Emerson.

Experience vengeance...

Eternity Opera returns with Verdi’s 1851 dramatic masterpiece. Rigoletto, a disfigured court jester seeks vengeance for his own humiliation, and for his daughter who has fallen victim to the Duke of Mantua. A tragic story of jealousy, vengeance and sacrifice, Rigoletto is one of Verdi’s most popular operas. It features some of opera’s most immediately famous music, including ‘La donna è mobile’, ‘Questa o quella’ and ‘Caro nome’.

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“Nau mai, haere mai, welcome. We look forward to seeing you at the Hannah and greeting you in all of NZ’s official languages, te reo Māori, NZ Sign language and English.”
— Kathiy Watson, General Manager, Hannah Playhouse

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Hannah Playhouse - an independently run theatre venue for hire

Old buildings usefulness are so often measured by economic imperatives alone and their living presence is never acknowledged. The Hannah Playhouse provides a service to the performing arts community of the whole of NZ, in that she keeps safe the spirits of past lives that have created, and indeed appreciated, within her walls. She is a gatekeeper and her scars deserve a bow. They were earnt over years of use for intended purpose. Not many buildings can say that. I honour her mantel's continued presence in Wellington. She is a real theatre that is still one of our "Cathedrals of Honour to Humanity" in all its reflective expression. She is lucky to have a group of people currently looking after her who uphold her Mana and devote themselves to her care with passion.

Geraldine Brophy, Dec 2017

Hannah Playhouse - Experiencing the buzz for over 45 years

Proud to be an Entertainment Venues Association of New Zealand Member

Proud to be an Entertainment Venues Association of New Zealand Member

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