Lyttelton Arts Factory

Lyttelton Arts Factory (LAF) is a fully-equipped black box theatre in Lyttelton, Christchurch. It provides a blank canvas for creating theatre and for teaching the performing arts.

LAF's vision is to be a dedicated space where practitioners of the performing arts can devise, rehearse, and present original works in one place.

 Under artistic director Mike Friend.

In addition to creating and staging new New Zealand theatre, LAF’s signature Cabarets and Quiz nights, continue to delight Christchurch audiences who love the spectacle and comic entertainment.

The space can be optimized for End Stage, Short Traverse, Long Traverse, Thrust, In the Round and Promenade.

  • Theatre up to 140
  • Cocktail up to 200
  • Cabaret Tables up to 150
  • Cabaret/Theatre combo up to 170

Lyttelton Arts Factory is a not-for-profit organisation, overseen by a  registered charitable trust The Lyttelton Arts Factory Trust.

Lyttelton Arts Factory

Contact name
Darryl Cribb
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