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November 2014
Mamma Mia!
Mamma Mia! is based on the songs of ABBA. ABBA was a Swedish pop/dance group active from 1972–1982 and was one of the most internationally popular pop groups of all time...
19 November - 30 November
St James Theatre
7 Days Live
When the cameras are turned off and the studio shuts down for the year, Corby gets together the 7 Days ‘A’ team, bullies them into a van and they hit the road.

30 November
Opera House
December 2014
Generosity Conference 2014
With the Generosity Conference 2014, Funding Information Service aims to generate and share conversations, networks and experiences about generosity, of a uniquely New Zealand flavour.
3 December - 5 December
Shed 6
Hip Hop Xposure 2014 – Lost Worlds
The Capital’s premiere street dance organisation The Company NZ, has fostered Hip Hop talent since 2010...
6 December
Opera House
Nick Cave - Live in ConcertSold Out
Supported by a small ensemble of musicians Nick will be presenting songs from right across his considerable catalogue.
8 December - 9 December
St James Theatre
The Great Gatsby Christmas Revue
A Christmas party like never before...
12 December
Opera House
New Zealand Symphony Orchestra presents: Handel's Messiah
Jubilant and joyful, Handel’s triumphant Messiah captures the essence of the festive season.
13 December
Michael Fowler Centre
Joan Armatrading
After touring for 42 years, the incomparable Joan Armatrading will be performing her last major world tour and first solo concerts on a worldwide scale
18 December
Opera House
The Best of JETHRO TULLSold Out
This legendary classic rock band is coming to Wellington!
19 December
St James Theatre
Deirdre Tarrant Dance Theatre presents NUTCRACKER
The wonderful story of Clara and her strange Christmas present is a favourite all over the world.
21 December
Opera House
January 2015
The voice of one of 2013’s most successful songs world-wide, “Let Her Go” is coming back to NZ.
31 January
Michael Fowler Centre
February 2015
Bill Burr
Bill Burr’s relentless style of comedy has been firing on all pistons for as long as we can remember...
4 February
Opera House
Broods Evergreen Tour
After spending the last few months touring across the USA as special guests of Sam Smith, next February Broods will return home for their biggest New Zealand tour to date;
5 February
Opera House
Eddie Izzard – Force Majeure
Eddie Izzard will bring his massive Force Majeure world tour to New Zealand after taking it to 25 other countries on five continents.
14 February - 15 February
Michael Fowler Centre
WORLD ON FIRE is the new album from SLASH featuring Myles Kennedy & the Conspirators, and it comes on full throttle and in-your-face, a hunk of burning rock ‘n’ roll that takes no prisoners.
18 February
TSB Bank Arena
Raymond Crowe - The Unusualist
Fresh from travelling the world with a sell-out tour of 50 performances with the prestigious international production The Illusionists 2.0 - The Planets Largest Touring Magic Show...
21 February
Opera House
New Zealand Symphony Orchestra presents: Freddy Kempf's Beethoven - Programme 1
It’s a Beethoven extravaganza with the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra and fearless British piano star Freddy Kempf
28 February
Michael Fowler Centre
March 2015
The Royal New Zealand Ballet presents Don Quixote
The Royal New Zealand Ballet’s Don Quixote, first seen in 2008, is a flirtatious delight, combining virtuoso choreography with comic flair
4 March - 7 March
St James Theatre
Jim Beam Homegrown
Kiwi music festival is set to return on March 7th, 2015. The entire Wellington Waterfront will come to life with 57 bands and DJ's performing across 7 stages.
7 March
New Zealand Symphony Orchestra presents: Freddy Kempf's Beethoven - Programme 2
Experience the mighty composer’s full range, from the classical elegance of his first concerto to the grand passion of his majestic fifth
14 March
Michael Fowler Centre
The Brodsky Quartet’s spirited and virtuosic artistry has ensured them a place at the very forefront of the international chamber music scene.
26 March
Michael Fowler Centre
Brooke Fraser
Brooke Fraser’s fourth album Brutal Romantic is released 14 November and she returns to New Zealand in March 2015 on the tour of the same name.
27 March
Opera House
Michael Franti and Spearhead
There are some great live artists in the world whose performances really stamp themselves on your memory and they don’t get much more memorable than Michael Franti & Spearhead.
27 March
Shed 6
Gary Clark Jr
Buddy Guy claims, “He’s as good as it gets” while Eric Clapton has gushed…”You make me want to play again”.
29 March
Shed 6
April 2015
Buddy - The Buddy Holly Story
Buddy – The Buddy Holly Story tours New Zealand in March and April 2015, taking in 21 venues around the country.
1 April
Opera House
The Gipsy Kings ft Nicolas Reyes & Tonino Baliardo
The Gipsy Kings are performing in New Zealand for the first time - on their 25th anniversary tour - an incredible band and still at the top of their game.
1 April
Michael Fowler Centre
Billy Idol with Cheap Trick & The Angels
Rock icon BILLY IDOL is returning to New Zealand for his first concert tour since 1987. The original punk turned global superstar will perform two indoor shows in Christchurch & Wellington in April 2015.
2 April
TSB Bank Arena
David Gray – Live in Concert
Bluesfest Touring is thrilled to announce yet another amazing artist coming to New Zealand this coming Easter!
8 April
Michael Fowler Centre
Ed SheeranSold Out
Frontier Touring are delighted to confirm that Ed Sheeran will be returning to our shores on his biggest tour to date – performing in arenas across New Zealand in March and April 2015!
10 April
TSB Bank Arena
Singin' in the Rain
From the producers of The Sound of Music, Annie and Jersey Boys, comes another critically acclaimed production from a sell-out season in London’s West End – the ever-popular musical Singin’ in the Rain
15 April - 26 April
St James Theatre
Ricky Martin One World Tour
Fresh from performing ‘Vida’ on The Voice in Sydney, we are proud to announce that GRAMMY winning music superstar Ricky Martin.
18 April
TSB Bank Arena
May 2015
America with Sharon Corr
From signature son ‘A Horse With No Name’ to other hits ‘I Need You’, ‘Ventura Highway’ and ‘Don’t Cross The River Man’, America is set to thrill their New Zealand fans.
7 May
TSB Bank Arena
Chamber Music presents Composer Connections: NZTRIO
Celebrate our musical cultural heritage with a journey of discovery through collaboration, innovation and inspiration.
9 May
Michael Fowler Centre
The Royal New Zealand Ballet present Salute
The Royal New Zealand Ballet is honoured to collaborate with the New Zealand Army Band and distinguished New Zealand composers and choreographers
22 May - 24 May
St James Theatre
June 2015
If you’ve never been lucky enough to travel to London’s historic Globe Theatre, you are in for a treat next Queen’s Birthday weekend. The great theatre company is coming to you.
1 June - 2 June
Opera House
There is no better way to celebrate the 50th Jubilee of the NZCT Chamber Music Contest than with this fabulous alumni ensemble
18 June
Michael Fowler Centre
July 2015
August 2015
Experience the best of young NZ talent in the NZCT Chamber Music Contest 50th Jubilee Year!
1 August - 2 August
Michael Fowler Centre
The Vodafone Season of A Midsummer Night’s Dream
A Midsummer Night’s Dream, based on Shakespeare’s play and with Mendelssohn’s wonderful incidental music, will have its world premiere in Wellington in August 2015.
20 August - 23 August
St James Theatre
Chamber Music presents CLiK the ensemble
Committed to representing New Zealand in the arts, CLiK share a Kiwi musical upbringing, and trace their love of chamber music back to the NZCT Chamber Music Contest
22 August
Michael Fowler Centre
September 2015
Inspired by Bach: Michael Houstoun (piano)
Discover the musical influence of Johann Sebastian Bach in the form of piano transcriptions, homages and a brand new work by Ross Harris.
23 September
Michael Fowler Centre
October 2015
Chamber Music presents: VIENNA PIANO TRIO
Capturing the spirit of chamber music, the Vienna Piano Trio is a polished gem steeped in the grand Central European musical tradition.
16 October
Michael Fowler Centre