Upcoming – Open Day

You’re invited to an Open Day at the Boyd Road Theatre. Check out your community theatre and try your hand at:

  • acting
  • makeup
  • sound & lighting

All ages welcome (young children should be accompanied by an adult).

When: 22 March 2020, 2pm to 4pm.

Fighting The Kaiser With Catapults – Free Screening

FREE PUBLIC SCREENING – 4pm, Sun Feb 24, 2019  

You’re invited to a special one-off event – the screening of S.J Edwards’ WW1 play, “FIGHTING THE KAISER WITH CATAPULTS”. Filmed by Director Jaun Fisher, in locations around Waihi, the 30-minute play tells the story of three men and how the call to war affected their lives.

Sunday February 24th, 2019 at 4pm.
Location: The Theatre, 21 Boyd Road,Waihi.
Entry Fee:  FREE

The free screening was made possible by the support of the Hauraki District Creative Communities Scheme and Newmont Waihi Gold.


Screening of the Kaiser Play

The free screening of the play ‘Fighting The Kaiser with Catapults’ has been scheduled for the afternoon of Sunday February 24th. Actual time(s) yet to be confirmed.

Auditions for Bugsy Malone

It’s NO ADULTS ALLOWED fun for the cast of 8-18yr olds. Bugsy Malone is a send-up of 1920s gangster movies & there are roles aplenty. Some singing,some dancing, some just talking the talk or walking the walk. Be part of the fun by booking your audition slot now.

Auditions will be held Feb 17 & 18, 2019 with the show running May 16 – 26, 2019. Visit our AUDITIONS page for more details.

Auditions for three WW1 plays

Showing the crowd farewelling Waihi men of the New Zealand Tunnelling Corps leaving by train to go into camp at Auckland. Image from Sir George Grey Special Collections, Auckland Libraries, AWNS-19151014-50-5

Auditions to be held:

  • Sunday August 26th, 2018 … 2-5pm

  • Monday August 27th, 2018 … 6-8pm

  • At ‘The Theatre’, 21 Boyd Rd, Waihi.

  • Visit our Auditions page for further details.