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Pop-up Globe: New Zealand Tour

Pop-up Globe is heading out on their first NZ Tour!
Adrian Hooke as Hamlet for the NZ Tour, after a successful run as Hamlet during the Summer Auckland season.
Max Loban returns as the colourful and comedic Lucio for the New Zealand tour!
26 Jun 2019 to 8 Sep 2019
26 June - 8 September, various dates and times
Pop-Up Globe's First New Zealand Tour: Shakespeare was never this fun at school!
Event type: 
Art, Live event, Theatre
Tickets from $19
Various theatres around New Zealand
Dunedin: Regent Theatre Nelson: Theatre Royal Christchurch: Isaac Theatre Royal Wellington: Opera House Napier: Municipal Theatre Hamilton: Clarence St Theatre New Plymouth: TSB Showplace
National, Wellington, Otago


After playing to over 600,000 people across Australasia in just three years, Auckland’s smash-hit sensation Pop-up Globe hits the road in New Zealand for the first time, taking their critically-acclaimed productions of Shakespeare’s Hamlet and Measure for Measure to theatres around the nation.

Both productions will feature stunning bespoke Jacobean costumes, a specially-designed touring set that recreates the beautiful scenic design of Pop-up Globe Auckland, and the extraordinary lively performances of Shakespeare’s masterworks by a highly-experienced cast of local and international actors from around the world.

Experience the “show-stopping” (NZ Herald) Moulin Rouge, Shakespeare-style in the wild comedy Measure for Measure, or witness the “theatrical triumph (Broadway World NZHamlet, in a night full of revenge, grief, madness and catharsis culminating in a breathtaking duel in the blood-drenched finale.

Book now to experience the “best night of theatre ever” (Australian Stage).

Tickets from $19.


Tour Dates:

Dunedin: 26 - 29 June

Nelson: 3 July - 7 July

Christchurch: 12 July - 20 July

Wellington: 31 July - 4 August

Auckland: 8 August - 16 August

Napier: 20 August - 24 August

Hamilton: 27 August - 31 August

New Plymouth: 4 September - 8 September


See Website for all show dates and times: popupglobe.co.nz/whats-on/whats-on-nationwide/nz-tour/?=nztour-IG-catalog-Hamlet

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Pop-up Globe

31 May 2019