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At the end of an avenue, behind an overgrown garden, stands a run-down historic house, home to three generations of women, Honoria, Sophie and Poppy.

This uplifting and funny New Zealand musical examines the impact that the arrival of a handsome young boarder has on life in the house, changing relationships and leading to the potential revelation of a long-kept secret.

It is a delightful and heart-warming meditation on the changes that occur in families as children grow up, adults age and situations and relationships alter. This show emphasises that the most significant things in our

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Come along to our Red Carpet Quiz Night on the 24th of February!

Be ready for a marvellous night filled with trivia, prizes and auctions. Bring your competitive spirit and support Nelson Musical Theatre for a full year of shows and more in 2024.

$120 per table of 6 ($20pp)

Book tickets from

Wardrobe opening hours

We have adjusted our hours of opening for Wardrobe/Costume Hire. We look forward to seeing you at the theatre!


Auditions for our first show of 2023 are coming up. Will we be a slice of your life?


Our next show is well underway! See you on the 30th November. Tickets available now!


Delayed due to flooding, A Night on Broadway will now be staged September 19-22! Get your tickets here!


With Founders Park closed, Nelson Musical Theatre have made the heartbreaking decision to *cancel the first week of 'A Night on Broadway'. Due to slips and flooding we are currently unable to access the theatre, and we have to consider the safety of our cast and patrons.

We hope that the show can go ahead *next week - our cast, band, and crew are so ready to share this show with you all ✨

For those who were coming this *week, please contact iTicket for transfers or refunds.

Stay safe, and keep Singing in the Rain ☔




Nelson Musical Theatre is proud to present to you A Night On Broadway, A musical extravaganza of Show medleys.

NMT is so grateful to everyone that has supported us through the last two difficult years and now we can celebrate! This incredible cast has poured their heart and souls into bringing you as many musical numbers in 90 minutes as humanly (and humanely) possible.

This show will bring you old favourites, new experiences, smash hits and hidden gems, This not-to-be-missed show is just a taste of the thousands of possible Musicals. So be inspired, dazzled


Announcing our next show! A Night on Broadway is auditioning May 28-29th - RSVP by the 25th.

Please email for more information.

95 Atawhai Drive

Wardrobe Hire Opening Hours:
Tuesdays 10:30am - 2pm, 4pm-6pm
Thursdays 10:30am - 2pm
Saturdays 9am - 12pm
Sundays 1pm - 3pm

Please note that all tickets are sold through - we cannot issue them at the theatre.

Red Carpet Quiz Night

24th February, 6:30pm at the Red Door Theatre
Please email for tickets

18 Eden Avenue

10-20 April 2024, 7:30pm at the Red Door Theatre

We're always open to future show ideas and people interested in all roles! From supporting backstage to stealing