Mad Doggerel Cabaret

4 31 August 2022

Two poets and a musician combine to present a comic and lyric portrait of Aotearoa New Zealand and its place in the South Pacific today. Their Mad Doggerel poetry cabaret is full of cascading words, wild musicality and lightning humour.


Thursday 4 August 7:30pm Thames
Kauaeranga Hall
$22 Pre-book; $25 Door sales
Txt 021912993; Lotus Realm 712 Pollen St

Friday 5 August 7:30pm Te Awamutu
The Woolshed Theatre
$20 (plus fees) Eventfinda and Te Awamutu i-Site Centre
In Association with Backstage Pass and Waipa District Council

Saturday 6 August 7:30pm New Plymouth
4th Wall Theatre
Adults $25; Senior $20; Student $10

Sunday 7 August 7:30pm Whanganui
Repertory Theatre
$28 Tickets: Whanganui Royal Opera House

Tuesday 9 August 7:30pm Picton – cancelled due to bad weather (ferry crossing)
Picton Little Theatre
$25 Tickets: Eventfinda and Summit Real Estate (cash)

Wednesday 10 August 7:30pm Nelson
The Boathouse
$15 Tickets: Eventbrite

Thursday 11 August 7:00pm Reefton
Reefton Club
Adult $20; Student $10; Family $50
Door sales or Ph: (03)7328542

Friday 12 August 8:00pm Barrytown
Barrytown Hall
$20 Door sales

Saturday 13 August 7:30pm Hokitika
Old Lodge Theatre
$20 Tickets: Hokitika’s Regent Theatre

Sunday 14 August 7:30pm Queenstown
Te Atamira
$15 Tickets:

Tuesday 16 August 7:30pm Stewart Island
Stewart Island Community Centre
$25 Door sales

Thursday 18 August 7:30pm Oamaru
Oamaru Opera House
$20 – $25 (Plus fee)

Friday 19 August 7:30pm Twizel – cancelled
Twizel Events Centre
Adult $20; Student $10 Tickets: Twizel Promotions Office

Saturday 20 August 7:30pm Ashburton
Ashburton Event Centre
Adults $25; Groups 6+ $20
Tickets from venue or

Sunday 21 August 7:30pm Akaroa (cancelled)
The Gaiety Akaroa
$25 Tickets: Akaroa Museum

Monday 22 August 7pm Lincoln
The Laboratory
$20 Tickets: At the bar or phone (03) 325 3006

Tuesday 23 August 7:30pm Christchurch
Great Hall, Te Matatiki Toi Ora The Arts Centre

Thursday 25 August 8pm Onekaka
The Mussel Inn
$15 Tickets: The Mussel Inn

Friday 26 August 6pm Wellington
National Library

Saturday 27 August 7:30pm Waipawa
CHB Municipal Theatre

Sunday 28 August 7pm Gisborne
Smash Palace Bar

Tuesday 30 August 7pm Opotiki
Ōpōtiki Senior Citizens Hall
$20 At the Ōpōtiki library or on Trybooking

Wednesday 31 August 7:30pm Onewhero
OSPA Theatre
Tickets: The Urban Market, King Street, Pukekohe