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Lawson Field Theatre

The Lawson Field Theatre is well suited for productions, conferences, meetings, functions and events.

Situated on the bank of the Taruheru River and within walking distance to the central city shopping centre, cafe and restaurants.

We offer 2 spaces for hire - the theatre and Rose Room.

The theatre auditorium seats 238 plus space for 4 wheelchairs, with retractable seating or an option for cabaret style seating.

The Rose Room includes a patio overlooking the rose garden and river. Capacity of the Rose Room is 135 standing or 80 seated.

It has a commercial kitchen also available for hire.

To book the theatre

To enquire about venue information or to make a booking, fill in the contact form at Gisborne Theatres

What's on at the theatre and book tickets

To see what's on at the theatre and to book tickets, go to Gisborne Theatres website

Tickets can also be purchased from Gisborne iSite, open 7 days a week 8.30am - 5pm.