The Venue

The Coastlands Theatre

Black Box Theatre

Dance Studio

Music Studio & Practice Rooms

Recording Studio

Rotary Club of Paraparaumu Foyer

image of a theatre from the stage showing all the seats and a baby grand in the corner.
image of a theatre from the stage showing all the seats and a baby grand in the corner.

Coastlands’ Theatre

Coastlands’ Theatre is our principal venue for events, seating up to 331.  This is a proscenium arch theatre with a fully functional fly tower and counterweight flying system, to cater for a wide array of productions. This auditorium is complete with a 9m x 12m sprung floor stage, an orchestra pit below, and fly space above. A full lighting rig, accessible by gantry, and professional sound system meet the needs of any hirer.

Now available for bookings for live performance, events and conferences. 

Technical Specifications.

Black Box Theatre

This is a flexible, “black box” theatre space, accommodating up to 200 people is best suited to un-amplified spoken voice. Staging, flat-floor seating, lighting, sound and AV can be configured however the production requires making it a fully flexible contemporary space.

Now available for bookings for live performance, rehearsals, events and conferences. 

Technical Specifications.

image of a theatre from the stage showing all the seats and a baby grand in the corner.
image of a theatre from the stage showing all the seats and a baby grand in the corner.

Dance Studio

Second-floor dance studio, with surround sound system and views to Kāpiti Island.  

Size: 13.5 x 10.2m

Sprung floor

Available to hire for dance works only, no exterior footwear or heavy scenery items.

Music Room

Choir risers capable of standing a choir of 80.  Orchestra stands.  Foldable tables.

Size: 13.5 x 10.2m

image of a theatre from the stage showing all the seats and a baby grand in the corner.
image of a theatre from the stage showing all the seats and a baby grand in the corner.

Recording Studio

Specs to come.

Practice Rooms

There are nine practice rooms available to hire. These have sound baffling to reduce exterior noise.

image of a theatre from the stage showing all the seats and a baby grand in the corner.