Miss Saigon 2019
Priscilla Queen of the Desert 2017
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The 2020 Saunders & Co Season

Showbiz Christchurch presents another year of world-class musical theatre.

3-18 April

Pompous linguistics professor Henry Higgins wagers he can transform a street hawker from the Eastend gutters into a proper Edwardian society lady. But who really will be transforming whom?

19-21 June

Two chess grandmasters, one American and one Russian, are in danger of becoming the political pawns of their governments as they battle for the world chess title and the attention of the same woman.

11-26 Sept

Travel back to the '50s when Buddy Holly became the world's top recording artist. Featuring over 20 of his greatest hits, you'll be grooving in the aisles to the most successful rock ‘n’ roll musical.

Welcome to Showbiz Christchurch

Showbiz Christchurch was founded in 1938 as the Christchurch Operatic Society Inc, and since then has entertained Christchurch audiences with many of the world’s top musical shows. Showbiz also provides education and development for the performance community.

Our next show! MY FAIR LADY

Opens 3 April 2020

'Wouldn't It Be Loverly?', ‘The Rain in Spain and 'I Could Have Danced All Night' - this 'musical of all musicals' will delight the whole family. 

When pompous Professor Henry Higgins wagers he can transform coarse Cockney flower seller Eliza Doolittle into a proper English society lady, sparks fly. But who is really transforming whom?