Q’s main performance space is a state of the art flexiform auditorium. It provides artists with inspiration and challenges them to engage audiences in different ways.

274 - 470 + 3 wheelchair positions (depending on configuration)
Available for:
Awards Presentations,
Fashion Shows,
Product Launches,

Rangatira is a highly adaptable space. It gives designers the capability to reconfigure both the stage and seating to suit the needs of a given production. It accommodates a wide variety of artistic events including dance, drama, comedy, music and multi-media art events.

Flexible staging is integral to Q’s design. Our seating configuration is optimised for use in End Stage, Short Traverse, Long Traverse, Thrust, In the Round and Promenade, however, seating can be adapted to many configurations, allowing extraordinary creative freedom.


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Interested in hiring Rangatira for a performance?

Rangatira is in heavy demand, and as such we cannot guarantee programming. After completing an Expression of Interest form, we consider your project at a programming meeting. Our priority is to programme professional performing arts companies.

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Hiring Rangatira for a corporate event or function?

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Please get in touch if you would like to discuss the requirements for your event and dates available.


Note: to fill out the Expression of Interest form, please download it, then open it via your downloads folder before filling it out. Filling it out in your browser tab may lead to losing your work. 

Interested in hiring this venue?

Contact Kate Ward-Smythe
09 282 3899