Support the Theatre

You can help us with the costs involved in the repair and redevelopment of the Theatre required following the Christchurch earthquakes. Your assistance will ensure she maintains her unique place in our arts heritage as the pre-eminent venue for performing arts in Christchurch for another 100 years!

Any ideas of group fundraising, suggestions for patrons or personal pledges of financial support please contact:

Neil Cox – Chief Executive –
Lianne Hawthorne – Theatre & Client Services Manager –
Freya Alexander – Event Delivery & Client Relations Manager –
Andrea Brigden – Business & Artistic Development Manager  –
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Name A Seat

We are offering an opportunity to Name a Seat at the Theatre.  There will be brass plaques on the back of seats in The Stalls and Dress Circle – engrave with individual names, corporates, or maybe, simply a quote.  Read More…

Other Donations

You can donate to the cost of rebuilding the theatre following the 2011 earthquakes, either online (credit/debit card, online banking or cheque options available) or download this form. All donations are gratefully received.

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The board and management of the Theatre Royal Charitable Foundation sincerely thank and acknowledge the support, through various significant grants and donations, towards the rebuild and restorations of the Isaac Theatre Royal: