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Welcome To Heretaunga Players


We are a non-profit community theatre society based in Upper Hutt, New Zealand. We were established in 1949 and we’re still going strong!

The Heretaunga Players Studio is located at 52 Ward Street, Trentham, Upper Hutt 5018, New Zealand and our postal address is PO Box 40108, Upper Hutt 5140, New Zealand. A map and the rest of our contact details are at the base of this page. If you are interested in becoming a member check out how to Join Us either as active members or as a friend of the Heretaunga Players.

Our second production for 2017 is George’s Corporate Jungle.  An original play written and directed by Andrew Tait is scheduled for early August with auditions in May. For full details check out Current & Future Shows page.

Please take the time to look through rich history of previous productions on the Past Shows page and if you want to leave a comment on any of our shows you’ve seen please do so on our on Facebook!

We look forward to seeing you either in the audience or as a new member.


End of year play for 2017
30 May

End of year play for 2017

The planned end of year production is "Boeing Boeing" a classic French farce by Marc Camoletti and i...
Another Great Success
24 Apr

Another Great Success

All's well that ends as you like it" by Michael Green and directed by Andrew Tait was another fantas...
Second play announced for August 2017
24 Apr

Second play announced for August 2017

The second production for 2017 will be an original play called "George's Corporate Jungle", written ...

Current & Future Shows

Past Shows



Rose and I loved this play. Doug and Mike were fabulous and the set was awesome. We love the intimacy of the theatre. Great production – wel...
Dirty Dog
Great play, really enjoyed it, filled with thrill and suspense!
Congratulation’s to the Cast & Crew of this Production, Really enjoyed the performance on opening night.
Joseph Mika-Hunt
We came along to the opening night of Gosforth’s Fete.. it was just great…congratulations to all those on the stage..and behind it. John an...
John & Norah Hollick
Wild Goose Chase
I went to see Wild Goose Chase. First time to a repertory theatre. It was excellent. All of the actors were captivating in how they played t...
John O’Donoghue
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