Auckland’s leading theatre for children

Upcoming Shows

The Santa Claus Show ’17


Combined Educational and Public Season: Monday 11– Thursday 21 December 10.30am and 1pm daily


A magical Christmas story for the whole family. Santa helps reveal the pleasure of giving. Kelly and Alana are best friends and decide to write to Santa Claus. But Kelly sends the longest list of things that a child wants for Christmas that Santa has ever seen. Santa flies Kelly to the North Pole so she can learn for herself the true meaning of Christmas.




We have a few special benefits designed to enhance children’s experience with the live theatre.

Free Teachers’ Resource Guide

Theatre Workshops

Question & Answer Sessions

Accessible Performances

“Tim Bray Productions pioneered regular sign interpreted performances for Deaf children and is now building new audiences by providing audio description for blind and low vision children. Armed with an accessibility policy, the company is focused on addressing barriers to attendance and is an outstanding model of inclusion.” Highly Commended – 2017 Arts Access Creative New Zealand Arts for All Award.

What we offer
  • 2017 Season

    Enjoy a season full of theatre for children by choosing a subscription of any 3 or 4 of our shows in 2017

  • School Holidays

    In October we present our popular Theatre Workshops alongside our current show. Your children will enjoy a whole day at the theatre with us and see the show, enjoy a backstage tour, a Q&A with the cast and various drama, art and craft activities.

  • Youth Theatre

    It is an opportunity for your children to become actively engaged with our company and provides a chance for them to grow up with us.

  • Term Time Seasons

    Each of our shows has a term time season in the last one to two weeks of each term. Performances times are adjusted (for buses and to fit within the school day) to allow schools, home school groups and early childhood centres to attend as part of their school year.

Call the production office, Youth Theatre enquiries Phone: (09) 486 22 61

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We believe that all children should have the opportunity to have access to live theatre.

Gift a Seat is a platform where you can help put a smile on a child’s face, and let them experience the joys of live theatre.

Gift a Seat allows us to provide a free seats to children from low decile schools, Kelston Deaf Education Centre, BLENNZ (Blind and Low Vision Education Network of NZ) and to children and their families from Make-A-Wish (New Zealand).

We’re a charitable trust (administered by The Operating Theatre Trust CC26517) and so you donations are tax deductible.


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Latest News

Tim Bray Productions is recognised as Auckland’s leading theatre for children.

Check out our Blog to find out more what our Theatre Company is up to. Stay up to date with the news about various productions, interviews with our cast & crew, take part in our fun competitions or simply get inspired by our crafts & arts activities you can do together with your family.

The verdict is in…

Oct 4, 2017 - by gail
Mrs Wishy-Washy is a hit! Of course, we are down at the theatre every day with the giggling children and smiling faces so we knew... Read more

Colouring Competition – Mrs Wishy-Washy

Aug 21, 2017 - by admin
In conjuction with Auckland Libraries prior to the School Holiday Season we are running the Colouring Competition.  And who knows maybe your child will get... Read more

Hooray! Welcome to our New website!

Aug 17, 2017 - by admin
Welcome to our Blog Chronicles and our first post, We have waited for that web-change for quite some time. Months of development, design ideas, and... Read more
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