What's On

27 June

Showquest is a new, nationwide performing arts platform for schools produced by Rockquest Promotions Ltd, with support from the Ministry of Education. Showquest enables schools and students from year 1 – 13 to showcase music, drama and dance.  Read more

OP's Garden
28 June

OP’s Garden is a tale of how our children’s future should be. Will Tane Mahuta be happy with plans for the future of Omokoroa or will our creatures disappear to somewhere safer with Taniwha Te Pura of the Wairoa River? Come and find out!  Read more

Rising Stars 2019
30 June

BOP Symphonia presents the finals of the Rising Stars Concerto Competition 2019. Six young musicians perform a movement from their chosen concerto, accompanied by the orchestra. Winner selected by panel of judges; Tauranga City Mayor to present prizes.  Read more

The legacy tour - Kelvin and TJ
02 July

What happens when you mix two international superstar mediums together on one stage!  Read more

03 Jul
04 Jul
Room on the Broom
03 July to 04 July

When a hungry dragon appears, who will save the poor witch? And will there ever be room on the broom for everyone?  Read more

NZ String Quartet - National Tour 2019
03 July

Join the NZ String Quartet for a concert of ravishing works from the 18th to 21st centuries. Experience works by the inimitable Mozart, Czech musical icons Dvorák and Janácek, and a new work from Christchurch-based composer Gao Ping.  Read more

Sorry Bout It
17 July

Fresh off his successful I Gant believe it shows in 2018, popular entertainer Tofiga Fepuleai is proud to present his brand new show which showcases all his talents and features special guest musician TJ Tautoa.  Read more

18 July

Mātauranga, by Wellington-based Michael Norris, was commissioned as part of the NZSO Cook’s Landfall Series to mark 250 years since the first encounters between Maori and Europeans.   Read more

26 Jul
02 Aug
Chess the Musical
26 July to 02 August

With live orchestra, choir and talented on stage cast this production from Stage Right will have wide audience appeal. Lyrics by Tim Rice, music by Björn Ulvaeus and Benny Andersson (formerly of ABBA).  Read more

Cliff Richard and The Shadows Tribute Show
03 August

The 60th Anniversary Tribute Concert is a show that delivers a captivating live concert recreating the unforgettable sound of Cliff Richard and The Shadows.  Read more

Chris Greenslade
04 August

Tauranga Musica presents award-winning NZ pianist and NGC NZ Scholarship winner Chris Greenslade. Enjoy an afternoon of music featuring a programme that includes works by Schubert, Schuman, Debussy, Rachmaninoff and Beethoven.  Read more

06 Aug
07 Aug
06 August to 07 August

Maea is an extraordinary dancer but something holds her back. Two big somethings that soon become problems that stop Maea from following her dreams. Can she overcome them to realise her dream and star in the big show?  Read more

Don Pasquale
17 August

Wanderlust Opera bring their critically acclaimed touring production Don Pasquale to Tauranga. In this sparkling Donizetti comedy a miserly bachelor gets more than he bargained for when he entered into an arranged marriage. Performed in English.  Read more

23 Aug
25 Aug
Mrs Krishnan's Party
23 August to 25 August

Indian Ink Theatre Co bridges cultures and expands boundaries with this utterly disarming new comedy that seats the audience at the dining table and the kitchen bench in the back room of Krishnan’s Dairy.  Read more

On the Couch 2019
23 August

Be entertained and enlightened with great conversation and inspirational insights from our fabulous special guests. Presented by Baycourt and Bay of Plenty Garden and Art Festival.  Read more

14 Sep
28 Sep
14 September to 28 September

Tauranga Musical Theatre presents Wicked, the Broadway sensation set in the Land of Oz.  Read more

Postmodern Jukebox
11 October

Following their sold-out Tauranga debut in 2018, Postmodern Jukebox will return to Baycourt in October 2019.   Read more

Te Māpouriki
22 October

Guided by German-Japanese conductor Jun Märkl, this concert features NZ composer Kenneth Young’s work Te Mapouriki plus music by Mozart, Strauss, Mendelssohn, and Schumann.  Read more

05 Nov
07 Nov
Swan Lake
05 November to 07 November

The Imperial Russian Ballet Company returns to Baycourt Swan Lake. Presented in two acts, this masterpiece ballet follows the original storyline, with subtle revisions and variations introduced by Artistic Director Gediminas Taranda.   Read more

The Bee Gees Night Fever
14 November

Night Fever is jetting into town to recreate the Bee Gee’s 1997 One Night Only Las Vegas concert experience. Over two hours of live entertainment, state-of-the-art lighting, digital display screens, impeccable sound and a handpicked international cast!  Read more