Q’s studio space, Loft, houses more intimate and experimental shows. It features character timber beams and art deco floor-to-ceiling windows that look out over Queen Street.

Click here to view shows currently on at Q.

Interested in hiring Loft for a performance?

We have very limited availability for 2019 seasons so best to email to enquire what we have available.

Interested in hiring Loft for a corporate event or other function?

Download the functions & events hire info pack

We have some availability for events in 2019. Please get in touch if you would like to discuss the requirements for your event and dates available. 

Loft is not available for private parties, including Weddings or Birthdays.

Venue details

Seating Capacity: 110+ (depending on configuration)

Stage Dimensions: 192sqm (depending on configuration)

Ceiling Height: 3.7m up to lighting rig

Hire this venue

Sarah Graham, Programme Director
09 282 3897

Other venues

Cellar is a special pop-up venue that comes to life exclusively for the NZ International Comedy Festival.
Vault seating block when set up for performance
An underground work space for meetings, workshops and auditions, Vault can also be transformed into a small performance venue for comedy, dance and cabaret.
Barfoot & Thompson Lounge seating
Q’s main entrance leads you straight from Queen Street into the Barfoot & Thompson Lounge - a fantastic starting point for a night out in the arts precinct.
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