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Theatre

The Artist - Return Season

$25 - $46 (Service fees may apply)
60 minutes (No Interval)
Tue 9 - Sat 13 November
Tue 9 Nov, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Wed 10 Nov, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Thu 11 Nov, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Fri 12 Nov, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Sat 13 Nov, 4pm - 5pm
Sat 13 Nov, 7:30pm - 8:30pm

Comedy and circus sensation Thom Monckton will astound you in The Artist: an incredible feat of physical strength, skilled theatrics, and comedic storytelling. To be in the audience of a Thom Monckton performance is spellbinding, as he makes a spectacular experience out of the ordinary.

An artist arrives at his paint-spattered studio ready to create a new work. He waits for inspiration. When it finally comes, things don’t proceed quite as he would wish. For this artist, every task is filled with challenges – chaos is unavoidable.

The Artist returns to Auckland after a smash-hit Auckland Arts Festival season and sell-out performances nationwide.

“It is always enjoyable to witness a perfect performance” – Helsingin Sanomat (FIN)

“Monckton is a delight” ★★★★★ – The Stage (UK)

“His ability to hold our attention and make us laugh is a masterclass in clowning” – Scotsman (UK)

The Artist is most suitable for ages 7+

Created by Circo Aereo and Thom Monckton

Director // Sanna Silvennoinen
Lighting Design // Juho Rahijärvi     Sound Design // Tuomas Norvio and Atte Kantonen
Costume Design // Kati Mantere     Art Consultant // Eveliina Hämäläinen

Lighting Operation // Lucas Neal     Sound Operation // Niamh Campbell-Ward
NZ Production // Eleanor Strathern, A Mulled Whine Productions

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