A tall tale of mass murder, home surgery and elderberry wine
The Brewster Sisters are two of the sweetest old ladies you could hope to meet, always working for charity and always on the look out for poor souls to help. Even if that means poisoning them and stashing the bodies under the stairs!
Helped along by a cast of misfits and the criminally insane, Arsenic & Old Lace is a fast-paced, vintage comedy with a killer punchline.
Joseph Kesselring’s genre-defining play put black comedy back on the map when it was first presented in 1941.
You don’t become one of New Zealand’s most beloved community theatre companies without a little help from some friends. Everybody can get involved in the production of our stage shows in their own unique way!
We are constantly on the lookout for people to assist the running of the Canterbury Repertory Theatre. You can help in a number of ways – be that financially, practically, or in an acting or audience capacity.
Here are just some of the things that you can do to help us out. Thanks in advance!