Located in the heart of the entertainment district, the St James Theatre is the jewel in the crown of Wellington’s flourishing theatre scene. This stunning historic building is the ideal performance space for dance performances, opera and musicals.
The beautiful and historic surroundings of St James Theatre offer a range of unique spaces which provide a theatrical backdrop for any occasion. The auditorium features elaborate cherubs, plaster curlicues and painted and gilded lyres, horns, harps, dancing cupids and masks representing comedy, drama and opera.
St James Theatre is within an easy stroll of hotel accommodation, culinary delights, quirky cafes, boutique shopping and Wellington’s arts, culture and entertainment precinct.
Venues Wellington manages St James Theatre - one of their portfolio of six venues in the heart of New Zealand’s creative capital.