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Jack and the Beanstalk
Aotearoa NZ

Jack and the Beanstalk

  • Theatre
  • Comedy
  • Auckland Exclusive

Featuring no ordinary Jack and no ordinary beanstalk, this madcap family show brings a giant ant, a crazy chase, the Sky Tower, an alien invasion and a lovesick villain into the fairytale fold for an outlandish and joyous theatrical trip. You'll be splitting your sides!

See Jack climb the beanstalk! See Jill come tumbling down! See Jack get told off by his mum! 

Hailed by the entire parliament as a literary masterpiece, this outrageous all-singing, all-dancing show will thrill you with its spills, stun you with its things that stun people and amaze you with its amazingness. 

Featuring Maureen the Cow, Grand Poobah Thespian Michael Hurst as Jack’s mad mum, and a cast that’s full of beans, Jack and the Beanstalk is an all-in, off-the-wall adventure, a no-holds-barred theatrical delight that will have kids, mums, dads and cousin Janine from Taihape on the edge of their slapstick seats. 

Watch a love of theatre sprout in your children overnight. Climb on and join the fairytale adventure now!

Recommended for all ages
Contains strobe lighting

Premiurm Adult $65
Premium Child (14 & under) $45
A Res Adult $55
A Res Conc / Group 6+ $49
A Res Under 30 (limited availability) $39
A Res Child (14 & under) $35
B Res Adult $39
B Res Conc / Group 6+ $34
B Res Under 30 (limited availability) $27
B Res Child (14 & under) $25
C Res $29
C Res Child (14 & Under) $15
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95 mins, inc interval

The Promenade
Takapuna Beach

+64 9 488 2940


Presented by

Artsense Productions & Auckland Arts Festival

“...a story beyond the pail of water.”

Ima Hasbeen, Legumes International


Written by
  • Michael Hurst & Jason Smith
Music & Songs
  • Jason Smith
  • Michael Hurst
  • Amy Mansfield
Set Designer
  • John Verryt
Costume Designer
  • Elizabeth Whiting
Lighting Designer
  • Jo Kilgour
  • Andrew Thompson


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