Established in 1991, Tim Bray Theatre Company is Aotearoa’s longest running professional children’s theatre company. Dedicated to inspiring audiences through the power of imagination, by m...
Established in 1991, Tim Bray Theatre Company is Aotearoa’s longest running professional children’s theatre company. Dedicated to inspiring audiences through the power of imagination, by making theatre for children aged 3 to 10 years and their families.
For 30 years, Tim Bray Theatre Company has created original stage shows based on acclaimed local and international children’s books. With a history of innovation and excellence, in 2020 they have been acknowledged by Arts Access Aotearoa for their contribution to creating accessible theatre for all, an indispensable asset to Auckland.
Tim Bray Theatre Company has delivered 100 original productions, toured New Zealand and to Edinburgh, performed to The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall To celebrate The Queen’s Jubilee in 2012 and reached hundreds of thousands of children. We now have adults who attended our shows when they were children, bringing their own children to our shows.
We now offer online performances of our beloved shows so children and their families from all over the world can enjoy accessible live theatre from the comfort of their home.
Find us at...
- Tim Bray Theatre Company
- 37 Fred Thomas Drive
Our family-friendly offer
Our theatre performances are designed for ages 3-10, but can be enjoyed together by the whole family. For many, attending Tim Bray Theatre Company performances are a long standing family tradition. With stories based on much loved New Zealand literature and other stories, witty dialogue and stunning production elements, the shows are a feast for the senses which will delight the young and young at heart.
Tim Bray Theatre is committed to accessibility, and we offer sign language interpreted, audio described, and sensory relaxed performances for all of our show seasons. Our online content is also accessible, with open captioned, sign language interpreted, and audio described versions of the online shows available so that everyone of all ages and abilities can enjoy the magic of theatre.
Our At-Home Activities
Based on ten of New Zealand author Joy Cowley’s much-loved early reader books, Greedy Cat - Online captures the adventures of Greedy Cat and a host of quirky characters famil...2 - 10 yearsAge Friendly