What's On

Christchurch Town Hall
Monday 25 January 2021

Following the record-breaking success of his 2017 tour Round The World, Russell Howard returns with his biggest globe-spanning stand-up tour to date. It’s time for Respite. Originally scheduled for July 30 2020, this will take place in January 2021.

Christchurch Town Hall
Saturday 13 February 2021

Celebrating 60 years of television in New Zealand with a concert performance of popular TV theme tunes across the six decades. Performed by a 50-piece Christchurch Symphony Orchestra and compered by popular TV personality Suzy Cato, “Theme Me Up Scotty!” will be a fun night for all ages.

James Smith

Christchurch Town Hall
Saturday 13 February 2021

Loud, crass and completely unapologetic; James Smith will change your life on his new tour which takes aim at toxic myths within our current ways of thinking and dismantles everything we think we know about the path to feeling fulfilled, being happy and going after success.

The Howard Morrison Quartet Take Two Tour

Christchurch Town Hall
Thursday 18 February 2021

Join The Howard Morrison Quartet Take Two, featuring Howard Morrison Jnr, Russell Harrison, Chris Powley and Andre King as they celebrate and recreate the magic of the New Zealand entertainment phenomenon that was the original Howard Morrison Quartet with superb vocals, entertainment, and first-hand family stories in a memorable two-hour show.

The Air Force Museum
Friday 19 February 2021

19 February - 31 March 2021 Are you ready to step into a world where Van Gogh comes alive? Prepare to transcend time and space as you accompany Van Gogh on a journey through the Netherlands, Arles, Saint Rémy and Auvers-sur-Oise, where he created many of his timeless masterpieces. Set to an evocative classical score, a thrilling display of over 3,000 inspirational images transforms every surface that surrounds you. At Van Gogh Alive you don’t just look at his paintings, you step inside them and feel their power.

Christchurch Town Hall
Saturday 27 February 2021

Sol3 Mio are an operatic pop vocal trio from Auckland, New Zealand. Comprised of Samoan-descended brother's Pene and Amitai Pati - both tenors - and their baritone cousin Moses Mackay, the group fuses classical, opera, and pop music with a playful wit and frequent nods to their Samoan heritage. All three are classically trained and had been pursuing their own careers when, in 2008, Pene and Moses found themselves in the backing choir for famed Italian star Andrea Bocelli.

Christchurch Town Hall
Saturday 27 February 2021

In celebration of new material, February 2021 will welcome the long-awaited return to the stage for the Lyttelton based singer/songwriter. Over an extensive tour of Aotearoa, audiences will be treated to a very different show from Marlon – a full solo performance unearthing some early material, beloved album songs and an introduction to some sparkling new works. This will be Marlon’s first solo tour in over six years.

Christchurch Arena
Friday 19 March 2021

Bassfreaks PresentsAndy C & The UpbeatsPlus support from: T-Bone & Chachi

Christchurch Arena
Saturday 20 March 2021

This is not an orchestra as you know it! Synthony is a unique collaboration between DJs, orchestras and feature vocalists and musicians performing the biggest dance tracks of the last 30 years, complete with an immersive light, laser and visual spectacle. A true celebration of the dance music of our generation.  

Christchurch Arena
Sunday 21 March 2021

New Zealand, it’s time to get ready to Wiggle! THE WIGGLES are coming to perform for you in March as part of their We’re All Fruit Salad Tour! This show will see Emma, Lachy, Simon and Anthony singing and dancing their way around New Zealand with all their Wiggly Friends; Captain Feathersword, Dorothy the Dinosaur, Wags the Dog, Henry the Octopus and their newest Wiggly Friend; Shirley Shawn the Unicorn!

Christchurch Town Hall
Saturday 27 March 2021

An all-ages bilingual performance weaving together theatre, aerial and visual arts, acrobatics, Toi Māori and Tāonga Pūoro. 

Christchurch Town Hall
Sunday 18 April 2021

New Zealand’s most accomplished performers, Dame Kiri Te Kanawa protégé Ipu Laga’aia, tenor Chris McRae, musical theatre stars Sophie Morris and Rutene Spooner, and music legend Laughton Kora join forces with The New Zealand String Quartet to announce a nationwide tour of THE NEW ZEALAND STRING QUARTET, FOUR SUITS AND A SOPRANO in April and May 2021.

Christchurch Town Hall
Saturday 24 April 2021

Multi award-winning singer-songwriter Delta Goodrem is set to embark on her Bridge Over Troubled Dreams Tour in New Zealand in April 2021. Get ready to sing along to your favourites like “Born To Try”, “Sitting On Top Of The World”, “Wings” and new single “Keep Climbing”. $1 (plus GST) per ticket sold will be donated to the Delta Goodrem Foundation.

Christchurch Town Hall
Friday 7 May 2021

The World of Musicals brings the very best of Musical theatre to life. With an international cast from London’s West End and New York’s Broadway all of your favourite theatre hits rolled into one incredible show. 

Christchurch Town Hall
Friday 14 May 2021

Ben Elton exploded onto the comedy scene more than 30 years ago, and has since achieved huge success as a stand-up comic, author, playwright, actor and director. Previously scheduled for May 2020, this event will now take place in May 2021.

Christchurch Town Hall
Friday 21 May 2021

Tom Rainey conducts the Christchurch Symphony Orchestra and a host of Christchurch singer-songwriters in performing some of their most memorable songs and personal favourites.

Christchurch Arena
Saturday 22 May 2021

The Pink Floyd Experience have almost become a household name in NZ after 22 years of regular touring and consistently delivering a world class show. This concert has been rescheduled from June 2020.

Christchurch Town Hall
Sunday 5 September 2021

In the 1960’s Herman’s Hermits and The Searchers were two of the biggest music groups to come out of the UK. In 2020, fans of 60’s music are in for a treat as Herman’s Hermits bring their farewell New Zealand tour to Christchurch. Originally performing in September 2020, this concert has been rescheduled to September 2021.  

Christchurch Town Hall
Saturday 25 September 2021

Friends! The Musical Parody will be there for you in 2021 as it tours New Zealand for the first time!

Christchurch Town Hall
Saturday 23 October 2021

It’s time to check-in to Hotel California The Eagles Experience – the captivating live concert and stage show saluting the extraordinary talent and timeless catalogue of The Eagles.

Christchurch Town Hall
Thursday 4 November 2021

Following their sell-out 2019 performances of Swan Lake, the Imperial Russian Ballet Company return to New Zealand to perform a double bill, The Nutcracker & Don Quixote. There will be performances on November 4, 5 and 6 at 7.30pm, and a matinee on the 6th also.

Christchurch Town Hall
Sunday 7 November 2021

Direct from Australia, Showtime invites you to dance your way into a time warp of 70’s disco dancefloor thrillers and timeless heartfelt rock ballads with The Bee Gees Night Fever!

Christchurch Arena
Tuesday 23 November 2021

David Gray brings White Ladder: The 20th Anniversary Tour, to celebrate the record-selling album which will be performed in its entirety together with all the original band members – followed by a set of the greatest hits. Orignially scheduled to be performed in December 2020, this has been rescheduled to November 2021.

Christchurch Arena
Wednesday 15 December 2021

The seminal Scottish band Simple Minds return to NZ for their 40th anniversary tour, joined by special guests, OMD. Originally scheduled for 9 December 2020, this concert will now take place in December 2021.  

Christchurch Arena
Thursday 10 February 2022

Frontier Touring are thrilled to announce one of music’s most influential and commanding bands will be performing in Christchurch in February 2021 (originally scheduled for May 10, 2020).