SUMMER TIME AT THE PLAYHOUSE

Friday December 25th:
Massive Christmas Day Luncheon

$90, 14 and Under $35, Under 5 free. 1130am till 230pm
Join us for our massive 3 course buffet on the jolliest day of the year.
Imagine no dishes, no fuss, just smiles.
First course includes a seafood based buffet, Second course is a traditionally styled main course with a huge range of salads, meats and other goodies. Dessert is the last course with heaps of choices including a ginger bread house. Make sure you book early as this sells out every year. Lots of options for gluten free and vegetarians.

Saturday 26th December 2016
The Great Back Yard Cricket Tournament

Boxing day is a great day for cricket, especially backyard cricket…get your team together and participate in the thrid annual GREAT BACKYARD CRICKET COMP at the Playhouse Cafe on Dec 26th.
This event will take place from 2pm with teams of 5 facing off in the purpose built backyard Cricket pitch in our kids area.
Round robin tournament and then knock out comp.
Rules:
Teams of five, must register ahead of time at the Playhouse by calling 5402985 or email theplayhousenz@gmail.com
5 overs per side
one hand one bounce
over the fence on the full is out
bonus objects in play for extra points
and many other minor rules to be advised on the day.
This is a family friendly event so get the team together and register now! Limited spaces so dont miss out.
Call 5402985 for further details.

Sunday 27th Dec: Private Party

Monday 28th Dec:
The Best 80s Night 10th Anniversary Birthday Party

Free entry, Dinner from 6pm, Dancing from 730pm.
$35 two course set menu for diners. Diners are guaranteed a table for the whole night.
Come and celebrate 10 years at The Playhouse Theatre with the best 80s night ever.
Relive the glory days and Wake me up before you go, because with or without you, we’ll be dancing with somebody, as we live on prayer with girls just wanting to have fun in Africa! Beat it on down to the Playhouse, for this night of careless whispers, as we get physical and footloose. Don’t feel under pressure to come on Eilleen, but if you miss out you may get a total eclipse of the heart.
Bookings essential.
Free to the public from 730pm but tables only guaranteed for diners

Tuesday 29th Dec:
ABBA Tribute Show presented by Paul Madsen and Friends

$25 for show, $35 two course set menu additional
 Mamma Mia! Come on Chiquitta!Take a chance on me and become a Dancing Queen at the Waterloo (otherwise known as the Playhouse). Bring along your Super Trouper because Fernado says the Winner Takes It All.
Join the ever entertaining Paul Madsen and friends present the music from the best band ever! ABBA! Waterloo, Dancing Queen, Mamma Mia, and all the hits. Gonna be very popular so please book ahead!
Call us on 5402985 at The Playhouse directly to book a table.

Wednesday 30th Dec:
The Great 2020 Quiz night

Free to all, Dinner from 6pm, Quiz starts 730pm sharp.
OH MAN WHAT A YEAR! Now lets see what you remembered! A quiz night dedicated to the all the happenings of 2020. Fun for the whole crew with donates taken for the Motueka SPCA on the night.

Thursday 31st Dec:
New Years Eve Masquerade Ball

FREE ENTRY, Dinner and light music from 6pm, Dance Party from 8pm.
$50 for a 3 course meal and guaranteed table
Tables guaranteed for diners, walk ins welcome. FREE ENTRY AFTER 8pm.
Let’s see out the crazy year that was 2020 with a night of glitz, glamour and mystery.  
Welcome to a night of magic and style, and of course don’t forget your mask.
Music provided by DJ Maskalot playing the best music from the 70s, 80s, and 90s.
Call us directly at the Playhouse for bookings or head to eventfinda for tickets.
Don’t forget to call us to confirm table numbers for the night.

Friday Jan 1st: closed

Saturday Jan 2nd: Wedding

Sunday 3rd and Monday 4th January:
Paul Ubana Jones

$30, Show from 8pm, Dinner from 6pm
plus $35 two course set menu for diners. Diners are guaranteed a table for the whole night.
Paul Ubana Jones has been the shining light in the New Zealand Blues scene for many a year now. He has criss-crossed the country many times and will be gracing the Playhouse stage on 1st April for what sure to be a sell out.
Book early not to miss out.
Born in London to a Yorkshire mother and a Nigerian father, Paul Ubana Jones was playing guitar by the age of 11, beginning a three decade career that would see him crossing continents and recording seven albums of mostly original songs.
After graduating from a London music college, where he studied guitar and cello, Paul began to forge the solo acoustic style that he has stuck to and developed over the years. In the late seventies, Paul based himself in Provence, Southern France, and toured all over Europe and North Africa, as well as venturing extensively into Canada and the US.
In the late eighties Paul and his family moved to New Zealand, which is still their permanent home. He has continued to perform internationally, to growing acclaim. Concert performances include opening for the likes of Bob Dylan, Patti Smith and touring with: Taj Mahal, Keb Mo’, Tuck and Patti, Crowded House and Norah Jones.

Thursday 7th and Friday 8th January
Gary McCormick and Hammond Gamble

$30, Dinner from 6pm, Show from 8pm.
plus $35 two course set menu for diners. Diners are guaranteed a table for the whole night.
Comedy and blues, the perfect combo. Iconic comedian and scholar Gary McCormick teams up with the legendary blues man Hammond Gamble at the best venue in the land.

Saturday 9th January
Paul Madsen presents a Tribute to Queen and The Beegees

$25, show starts at 8pm. Dinner from 6pm.
plus $35 two course set menu for diners. Diners are guaranteed a table for the whole night.
All the classics, We will rock you, Bohemian Rapacity, Staying Alive, More than a woman, We are the Champions and all of the rest in this night of awesomeness. Paul Madsen is a world class entertainer, gaining fame with Stars in their eyes and rocking venues around the country for over 30 years. If you have seen Paul you know he is the man…if you haven’t seen Paul it’s about time you have!

Friday 22nd January
The Best 80s Night Ever!!!

Free entry, Dinner from 6pm, Dancing from 730pm.
plus $35 two course set menu for diners. Diners are guaranteed a table for the whole night.
Relive the glory days and Wake me up before you go, because with or without you, we’ll be dancing with somebody, as we live on prayer with girls just wanting to have fun in Africa! Beat it on down to the Playhouse, for this night of careless whispers, as we get physical and footloose. Don’t feel under pressure to come on Eilleen, but if you miss out you may get a total eclipse of the heart.
Bookings essential.
Free to the public from 730pm but tables only guaranteed for diners.

Saturday 23rd Jan
Local Legends, Tillarman, Soul Kitchen and Lemon Grass

$20, Music starts at 730pm, doors and dinner from 6pm
The best of the best, cream of the crop local bands smash the Playhouse stage. Expect a great mix of Reggae, folk, Psychedelic madness.
Get your tickets at eventfinda or the door.

Saturday 30th January
Fleetwood Mac and Elton John Tribute

$20 show, plus $40 3 course set menu
dinner from 6pm, show from 8pm
Call 5402985 for bookings
Join two of the south islands best entertainers, Craig Alott and Shannon Cooper- Garland for a night of amazing music from the world’s best acts.
Please call us to book your tables as this will definitely sellout
Tables only for diners only…limited tables of 2, so book soon.

Saturday 6th March
Fleetwood Mac and Stevie Nicks Tribute: Landslide

$34pp, Dinner from 6pm, Show starts at 8pm,
plus $35 two course set menu for diners. Diners are guaranteed a table for the whole night.
Landslide Show present an amazing night of the Fleetwood Mac and Stevie Nicks. These guys are a full live band of New Zealand’s best musicians bringing all the best from one of the longest enduring bands in history. Seating is limited to 50 diners only with standing room for General Admission customers to insure a large dance floor to get down on! Pre-sale tickets go on sale November 1st so why not get someone a great treat for Christmas!