The Reason I Called...

a play by Kristina Walton

Rated M

suitable for a mature audience

It is the day before Irene’s funeral and the family gathers to finalize the send off.  


In between the reminiscing and the tears, the family skeletons stir - and some arrive with suitcases. 

Attention turns to the impending inheritance, and battle lines are drawn.  


Who gets what?

Who deserves what? 

And what price would you place on peace?

Tararu Cultural Centre, 604 Tararu Road, Thames


Sat 23, Sun 24th, Wed 27th, Thu 28th, Fri 29th & Sat 30th  7.30pm nightly

Adults $15, Seniors $12, Students $10

Another New Zealand Premier

Book & Lyrics by CHRIS BLACKWOOD
An Amateur Production by Arrangement with
International Theatre and Music Limited

by the same professional writing duo who brought you

Around the World in 80 Days in 2018

Chris Blackwood and Piers Chater Robinson.

A family friendly musical based on the story of the Pied Piper, this production has a great cast including lots of children and an eclectic musical score (along the lines of Joseph and his Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat)

Something for everyone.

June 29th - July 6th 2019

at Thames Civic Centre

$25 Adults    

$20 Concession   - Seniors, Secondary & Teritary Students

$12 Children        - Preschoolers  & Primary School Students


NB. Children under 2 years free when sitting on the knee of a paying adult.

Sat 29th June   7pm

Sun 30th June  2pm

Sun 30th June  7pm

Wed 3rd July   7pm

Thurs 4th July  7pm

Fri 5th July      7pm

Sat 6th July     2pm

Sat 6th July     7pm

If you are unable to book online for any reason please contact the production secretary Glenys  (Ph 868 8526 or txt only 022 6579504 or email for assistance.

Note: The show is family friendly and runs for approximately two hours including an interval. A shop is available for the purchase of refreshments.

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