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Theatre

Krishnan's Dairy

Take a look behind the counter of the corner dairy and discover a love story as wondrous as the Taj Mahal.

$15 - $60 (Service fees may apply)
65-70 minutes (No interval)
Thu 9 - Sun 26 June 2022
Thu 9 Jun, 8pm - 9:10pm
Fri 10 Jun, 8pm - 9:10pm
Sat 11 Jun, 8pm - 9:10pm
Sun 12 Jun, 4pm - 5:10pm
Wed 15 Jun, 8pm - 9:10pm
Thu 16 Jun, 8pm - 9:10pm
Fri 17 Jun, 8pm - 9:10pm
Sat 18 Jun, 8pm - 9:10pm
Sun 19 Jun, 4pm - 5:10pm
Wed 22 Jun, 8pm - 9:10pm
Thu 23 Jun, 8pm - 9:10pm
Fri 24 Jun, 8pm - 9:10pm
Sat 25 Jun, 8pm - 9:10pm
Sun 26 Jun, 4pm - 5:10pm

Don’t miss this rare opportunity to see one of New Zealand’s most loved plays. Krishnan’s Dairy is a cultural phenomenon that sells out every time. 

Take a look behind the counter of the corner dairy and discover a love story as wondrous as the Taj Mahal. 

Jacob Rajan is utterly captivating as he juggles multiple characters in a career-defining performnace that shows why he’s won numerous best actor awards. 

Laughter, live music and exquisite masks make this a magical evening like no other. 

Winner of the prestigious Edinburgh Fringe First Award and two Production of the Year Awards in New Zealand, this iconic play is fun for all. 

“A piece of absolute enchantment” - The Scotsman
“Comic genius” - Melbourne Age
“A ground-breaking work: it changes the way you see the world.” - The Listener 

Book early.
Group and family packages available.
Ages 9+ 

Double the Fun
For the first time ever, Krishnan’s Dairy and Mrs Krishnan’s Party will be performed together at Q.   You can even enjoy both shows on the same day! 

Mrs Krishnan’s Party
“A joyful, highly theatrical celebration”  NZ Herald

Double Bill packages available


I know what you're thinking - Covid makes planning risky, right? Rest easy, my friend, we've got you!  

  • Krishnan's Dairy is short, with no interval.  
  • The venue has high ceilings and supremely well-ventilated spaces. 
  • Mask wearing is recommended to keep you and everyone around you safe. 
  • If you feel unwell, you can transfer your tickets to another night.*
  • If you don't get better in time, you can get a refund.*
  • If a show is cancelled, a full refund will be issued. 
  • We'll follow all guidelines and will do all we can to ensure a safe environment alongside our warm welcome back. 

*For a refund or transfer notify us at least 4 hours prior to the show time.

Due to the nature of the show, we are only able to admit people during suitable breaks in the performance.

Audience Warnings: There is a gunshot heard towards the end of the show. 

With support from:
Creative New Zealand
Asia New Zealand Foundation

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