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St James Theatre

77-83 Courtenay Place | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-802 4060
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A Topp night out

Having recently visited the St James Theatre for a performance , we had an absolutely amazing... read more

Reviewed 5 December 2015
Marlene M
New Zealand
via mobile
A Well Maintained Venue

I have been to a number of musical shows at this theatre and have never been disappointed by the... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2015
Glenda A
Lower Hutt, New Zealand
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77-83 Courtenay Place | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 December 2015 via mobile

Having recently visited the St James Theatre for a performance , we had an absolutely amazing evening. It is perfectly located on Courtenay Place, across the road from the Reading Cinema. The St James is the perfect venue for a performance. The evening was Topp...More

Thank Marlene M
Reviewed 27 November 2015

I have been to a number of musical shows at this theatre and have never been disappointed by the seat I booked ( usually on line ) or the clarity of the production. Staff members are most helpful and there are good facilities available. A...More

Thank Glenda A
Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

We live visiting this old theatre. The sound is great and the seats get good views. We preferrer to pat extra for the best seats and are never disappointed. Bus stop directly opposite. Right in the centre of Wellingtons night life!

Thank Alipa50
Reviewed 1 September 2015

We came to see Lord of the Dance. Fabulous building, good seats, great show. Thanks for the memories.

Thank kathrynmmas
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Went a few months ago to enjoy the Opera La Cenerentola, which is one of my favourites. The Theatre isa very nice old lady, done up but still missing a little bit of the magic other old theatres have got. Acoustics in the higher areas...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2015

Amazing decor, seating is a bit dated and rows are close together but the view was amazing from the Grand Circle. Ushers were very helpful

Thank Lucy I
Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

Fantastic show in a fabulous old theatre. The theatre is a jewel in the city's cultural crown. Wellingtonian's are so lucky to have such an amazing venue.

Thank Allanh50
Reviewed 24 August 2015 via mobile

A friend and I witnessed a mesmerizing Ballet show performed by the NZ Royal Ballet Group. We purchased tickets at $35, which was the cheapest available and sat one floor above the stage at the very back far end. Although the seating was quite distant...More

Thank AmoMaharaj
Reviewed 25 July 2015 via mobile

Our conference black tie dinner was held at the st james on the stage. Approximately 150 of us sitting around 10 to a table. Being seated in this ionic theatre was awe inspiring thinking about the history and the many, many historical stories if the...More

Thank Mykara
Reviewed 5 July 2015

Having been at the St James in 2014 as NZ Tour roadie & driver for The Beatle Boys, It was a pleasure to be back at the St James in 2015. I,ve seen many concerts over the years in the venue & loved its atmosphere....More

Thank 164howard63
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