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Play sparks curiosity at Tamariki Markets

March 12, 2024 | Fiona Curtis

The PlayHQ space at Nōku Te Ao Capital E is dedicated to tamariki under six and their whānau. Halo Collins is Experience Wellington Mātanga Hōtaka Hāpori Tamariki Public Programmes...Read More

National Creative Residency 2022

November 3, 2022 | Elena Torres

    Photograph by Stephen A'Court The National Theatre for Children hosted its first National Creative Residency for Aotearoa-based Theatre for Young Audiences (TYA) aspiring makers. The 15...Read More

Creative Collider Residency

October 29, 2021 | Elena Torres

  Capital E’s National Theatre for Children recently hosted the inaugural Creative Collider Residency, a unique programme designed to upskill local theatre practitioners and support the...Read More

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Capital E Nostalgia Project

August 11, 2021 | Natalie Crane

Growing up in Wellington during the 90s, Capital E (or Capital Discovery as it was known back then) in Te Ngākau Civic Square is a place of fond memories for many children. The giant red vertical...Read More

Seasons – Feedback

August 2, 2021 | Elena Torres

The 2021 junior education tour for the National Theatre for Children is well underway with the completion of the first part of the tour. The second part of the tour kicks off in the Wellington...Read More

Heart Warming Letters to Capital E

July 21, 2021 | Elena Torres

One of the rewarding aspects of working at Capital E is hearing from our audiences about how their experiences with us have impacted their lives. Capital E’s educators are frequently the lucky...Read More

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Theatre for Young Audiences panel

May 27, 2021 | Elena Torres

An event was held for the Theatre for Young Audiences sector hosted by Capital E National Theatre for Children and Circa Theatre, in collaboration with Performing Arts for Young People Aotearoa...Read More

Meet the cast of Seasons – Flora

April 9, 2021 | Elena Torres

Growing up, Flora Dryburgh loved escaping to new worlds through stories, that love only grew greater when she realised that through theatre, she got to become a direct part of them. Having...Read More

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