Tickets & Seating

Box Office Details

The Isaac Theatre Royal's box office is closed while the theatre is being repaired. Ticketek's box office is now located at the CBS Arena in Addington.

Seating Plans

Below are the new plans for the refurbished theatre, due to open in November 2014.

Circle & Gallery Access

All levels of the Theatre are accessible via elevator which is situated in the foyer area of each floor.

Wheelchair seating is available in the Stalls (4 seats) and Dress Circle (2 seats), there are also a further 4 specially modified seats in the Stalls, 2 on each aisle for those disabled patrons who would prefer to sit in a theatre seat during the performance.

Accessible toilet and washroom facilities are located on each level of the theatre.

The Isaac Theatre Royal is equipped with a hearing loop system on each level of the auditorium.

Bariatric seating is also available in the Stalls upon request in advance of booking.

If you are in doubt about any of the accessibility functions of the theatre or have any questions, please contact the theatre management - on 03 366 6326 / or email

Ticketek Website Seating CodesChristchurch Theatre Tickets - Isaac Theatre Royal

When purchasing your Christchurch theatre tickets via the Ticketek website, you will be allocated seats on a best available basis. The system will allocate you seats and then give you the opportunity to accept or reject them. The codes below will give you an idea of where the seats are allocated in our theatre. The codes are:

  • SST1 – Stalls
  • SCI1 – Dress Circle
  • SGL1 – Grand Circle (Front)
  • SGL2 –Grand Circle(Rear)

Isaac Theatre Royal Ticket Price Categories

The price and seat location of each reserve (ticket category) changes with each show and are decided by the show’s promoter. For this reason, the seating plans published make no distinction between the different reserves.


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