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BATS Theatre

1 Kent Terrace, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-802 4175
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Lick My Past Play

Havent been to Bats in ages and it hasn't changed that make. We popped in to see a play called... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Wellington, New Zealand
Where you see New Zealand drama

I think Bats, along with Circa, is one of the active theaters in Wellington where you mostly see... read more

Reviewed 24 March 2016
Reza S
Muscat, Oman
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4 weeks ago
“Lick My Past Play”
23 Mar 2016
“Where you see New Zealand drama”
1 Kent Terrace, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-802 4175
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Havent been to Bats in ages and it hasn't changed that make. We popped in to see a play called Lick My Past which was an amazing show. Im not a big fan of the theatre but I really enjoyed the chemistry and production of...More

Thank Lsas26
Reviewed 24 March 2016

I think Bats, along with Circa, is one of the active theaters in Wellington where you mostly see New Zealand drama. They have recently moved to their new location which is much better that the one in Dixon st. The variety of shows is great...More

1  Thank Reza S
Reviewed 21 December 2015

We saw two shows here on our recent visit to Wellington, one of which was Belonging. Excellent live theatre, lovely street frontage bar to relax in before the show, always make a point of coming here when we're in town.

1  Thank Crosstrees
Reviewed 2 May 2015

Great to have an awesome local venue - I'm new to town and have really enjoyed seeing some of the Fringe Festival and Comedy Festival here. The tickets are very reasonably priced. Only criticism would be that they ask you to print out your ticket,...More

1  Thank VGNZ
Reviewed 11 April 2015

I don't know if this was community theatre or professional theatre. I DO know that it was an extremely entertaining evening with a script I'd never heard of being performed at a very professional level by a small cast of talented actresses.

1  Thank Susan N
Reviewed 10 April 2015

I know this is a late review but around 2 years ago I booked my tickets (very early) for Follow Follow Follow at Bats. After 2 of the GO Wellington buses didn't show up (I usually expect one to not show up so I get...More

Thank Ceba1128
BATS_Theatre, Manager at BATS Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2015

Hi Ceba1128, Sorry to hear that you had a disappointing experience back in 2013, but thanks very much for the feedback, which is still absolutely valid - even a couple of years later! To give you a bit of an idea about our usual procedure:...More

Reviewed 4 March 2015

I didn't visit Wellington with the intention of going to the theater but I stumbled across the BATS Theater and ended up going to three shows in three days. The venue has three small theater spaces and I was there in the midst of the...More

2  Thank MPS_VP
Reviewed 26 November 2014

Just attended the latest BATS production, WATCH. It's a thought-provoking journey into the surveillance state, creatively presented by involving the audience in the "watching" process, with a surprise twist at the end of Act 1 and a change of theatre (within the same building) for...More

3  Thank Fermax
Reviewed 15 October 2014

If you want to experience the best new work local theatre makers have to offer in the NZ cultural capital..this is the place...tickets around $20 and I guarantee that whatever is on the bill you will see live performance on the cusp of becoming the...More

2  Thank cossiefamily
Reviewed 1 January 2013

Awesome theatre, cutting edge always involved with FRINGE. Great shows, great people. Small, so tickets go quickly and there is a candy bar !

2  Thank kiwi_choccie_11
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