National Theatre for Children

Every young New Zealander should have the opportunity to experience the best performance art that speaks of Aotearoa and their place in the world.
Capital E’s National Theatre for Children engages with children and young people as creative producers for theatre performances that tour Aotearoa. 

Story Studio LIVE

Capital E is working with talented young writers in creating worlds and characters from their imagination.

Suits ages: 8-12

Mr McGee and the Biting Flea

From Patch Theatre Company, and written by Pamela Allen, Capital E presents Mr McGee and the Biting Flea, returning for a 2019 tour! Book your class into this much-loved theatre experience, coming to a town near you!

Suits ages: 2-8

National Theatre for Children | Expressions of Interest | School Live Theatre


Our Expression of Interest programme is open!

National Theatre for Children | Children's Show

National Theatre for Children Past Productions

We’ve been delivering quality theatre shows for children since way back when! Check out some of our past productions!

Capital E Theatre van touring

Our Theatre Tour Locations

Our National Theatre for Children shows tour all across New Zealand! We visit Kerikeri, Whangarei, Auckland, Hamilton, Tauranga, Whakatāne, Taupo, Gisborne, New Plymouth, Napier, Palmerston North, Carterton, Wellington, Blenheim, Christchurch, Oamaru, Queenstown, Dunedin and Invercargill.

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