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This week at BATS


This week at BATS

Glorious 6 Little Plays for Christchurch Chalk and in The Pit Bar... Win cool stuff! Mental Health Break Glorious

by Richard Huber

OPENS TUESDAY!! until Saturday 27th August (no show Saturday 20th August) @ 8.30pm

$18 / $13 / $14 Groups 6+

"…fast, funny dialogue delivered at breakneck speed … sharp, witty, laugh out loud funny" (Theatreview)

"It's more than glorious, it's brilliant" (Otago Daily Times)

When Gloria Lord, a rich, bored socialite meets would-be writer Jimmy, she decides there and then that she will marry him - no matter what he says. A sophisticated (and slapstick), screwball comedy from New Zealand writer Richard Huber.

Starring Anya Tate-Manning (McKenzie Country) and Sam Bunkall (Pirate vs Ninjas)

READ MORE! [http://www.bats.co.nz/content/glorious] BOOK NOW! [http://www.bats.co.nz/node/37?play=Glorious]

6 Little Plays for Christchurch

by Thomas Sainsbury, Uther Dean, Freya Desmarais, Alex Lodge, Stella Reid & Theo Taylor and Binge Culture Collective

OPENS THURSDAY!! until Saturday 20th August @ 6.30pm (extra show Saturday 20th August @ 8.30pm)

$18 / $13

An extravagant tasting plate of up and coming talent at the forefront of new New Zealand theatre. Three nights only, with all proceeds going directly to support the Christchurch Earthquake Relief Fund.

Directed by Elenor Bishop, Hannah Banks, Jean Sergent, Joel Baxendale, Ralph McCubbin-Howell and Stella Reid.

READ MORE! [http://www.bats.co.nz/content/6-little-plays-4-christchurch] BOOK NOW! [http://www.bats.co.nz/node/37?play=6%20Little%20Plays%204%20Christchurch]

Chalk

by Isla Adamson and Josephine Stewart-Tewhiu

Tuesday 23rd - Saturday 27th August @ 6.30pm

$18 / $13

"Wonderful to watch and thoroughly engrossing" (Theatreview)

The staff and residents of Shady Meadows Retirement Home invite you to come visit Nana...

Another award winning treat from the creators of 2010 Fringe hit Ruby Tuesday and directed by Abigail Greenwood (The Height of the Eiffel Tower).

READ MORE! [http://www.bats.co.nz/content/chalk] BOOK NOW! [http://www.bats.co.nz/node/37?play=Chalk]

and in The Pit Bar...

The doors to the Pit are once again open, with some sweet new art work on the walls! The heat pump will be working overtime this week to keep you warm and toasty from the wintery chill outside as you enjoy an after work/pre-show pick me up!

TUESDAY 16th AUGUST

Opening night for Glorious, plus happy hour from 5.30pm.

WEDNESDAY 17th AUGUST

Another happy hour from 5.30pm!

THURSDAY 18th AUGUST

Opening night for 6 Little Plays...

SATURDAY 20th AUGUST

6 Little Plays closes, plus a party to farewell FOH manager Jackson Coe.

Win cool stuff!

Chalk was one of the hits of the Auckland Fringe Festival and comes to BATS for limited season next week. To be in to win a double pass to opening night, simply tell me your grandparent nickname. Nana? Poppa? Gramps?

Congrats to last weeks winner Sarah Colquhoun who will be joining us for the opening night of 6 Little Plays. Awesome!

ENTER NOW! [mailto:martyn@bats.co.nz?subject=I%20wanna%20win%20tickets%21%21%21]

Mental Health Break

Banksy. Cool. [http://www.banksy.co.uk/newoutdoors/index.html]

Delightful, deformed fruit... [http://www.therussianfrostfarmers.com/environment/mutato-uli-westphal/#more-3526]

Cats + Disasters = catasters. [http://catasters.tumblr.com/]

Great director cameos. [http://blogs.suntimes.com/ebert/movies-1/all-of-hitchcocks-cameos.html]

Email me [mailto:martyn@bats.co.nz?subject=Mental%20Health%20Break%20Links%21] if you have any sweet links!

BOOK NOW

To book for any performance at BATS email book@bats.co.nz with your name, the show, date and number of tickets. We will reply to confirm your booking and you can pay when you come to the show. Choice!

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