Free Theatre Christchurch (est. 1979) is New Zealand's longest running producer of experimental theatre. The professional company serves as an interdisciplinary performance laboratory where artists work together to create innovative, high quality, performance work. 

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There is a lot happening in The GymBack by popular demand – journey down the rabbit hole and join Ubu and his friends (Tom Waits and The Beatles) in Wonderland at The Gym for this Friday's Ubu in WonderlandYou never know where you'll end up. Enjoy special tea and Mock Turtle Soup with the Mad Hatter while escaping the fury of the Red Queen and listening to the woeful tunes of Humpty Dumpty. The White Rabbit is sure to appear and the Cheshire Cat will tell you exactly where to go. We're all mad here! 

PechaKucha Night Christchurch volume 25 will be held in The Gym the following Friday 30th October. Ubu is very excited to be hosting the event, expect the pataphysical. Tickets always sell fast!
Another great collaboration to look forward to is ConversatioNZ South Cook up in The Gym on Monday 2nd November. Nine South Island chefs and seven wineries are joining together for an exciting and unique dinner in Christchurch. The South’s exceptional food and wine will be celebrated for one night only. We're thrilled to be hosting with these guys and delighted by what they're bringing to the Arts Centre. See their website for more info and to book for the event.

On the subject of beautiful food, thanks to the Canterbury Cheesemongers last week, for their delicious and sold out Raclette and Fondue evening in The Gym hosted by T'Nealle, Sarah from the Cheesemongers, Alex Davies and Aliesha Mcgilligan.

The Gym will also be hosting a special event for the Architectural Designers NZ (ADNZ) as part of its 2015 conference.
Ubu in Wonderland / $10 door entry / Friday 23 October 2015 /  The Gym / 6pm-11pm
Image: Menu for Ubu in Wonderland courtesy of The Rolling Om

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Come and play! Free Theatre Christchurch is excited to announce a one-off aerial workshop in The Gym with internationally-acclaimed aerialist, Jenny Ritchie. Learn good technique to match your level of ability and find new ways to express yourself on an array of apparatus. 

Workshop places are limited. To book, please email 

Aerial Workshop with Jenny Ritchie
Saturday 31 October 2015
10am – 1pm
The Gym, The Arts Centre, Worcester Boulevard
Cost: $30

NB: Long leggings or track suit pants only. No zips. Layers recommended.

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