About Capital E
Capital E is an award-winning not-for-profit organisation based in the cultural capital of Wellington, whose focus is children and their creativity. This is the only facility in New Zealand that gives children access to a wide range of creative technology, live performance and events, attracting up to 200,000 visitors each year.
"Capital E has made a stunning contribution to Wellington's status as a creative, innovative centre through its SoundHouse™ and ONTV studios. Capital E celebrates the talents of our young people by providing creative, fun and challenging learning experiences, while at the same time nurturing creativity and innovation." Former Wellington Mayor, Kerry Prendergast
Capital E includes:
NATIONAL THEATRE FOR CHILDREN
One of New Zealands leading professional theatre companies creating works for young people. Shows tour both nationally and internationally.
Using the latest technology and software young people produce their own music, soundtracks, computer games and animation in our multi-media production suite.
A fully equiped studio offering hands-on experiences in television production.
Fun and original events, plus creative workshops to excite and inspire young minds.
NATIONAL ARTS FESTIVAL
A two week biennual festival of theatre, dance, music and arts experiences for young people, their schools and families.