SH!T ON PAPER - 7.0 The Compass About to head into its seventh installment, The Dust Palace student committee run show, SH!T ON PAPER has become a highly regarded platform for budding circus artists to perform in a fun and supportive environment. SH!T ON PAPER is a...

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Dawn

...exquisite in its skill, grace and daring. A true “ballet in the sky” ... James Wenley, Theatre Scenes A collaboration by The APO & the Dust Palace Presented by BAYLEYS   Date: 11-12 October Venue: ASB Theatre - Aotea Centre, Auckland In an enchanted realm,...

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FAQs

Do I need to be fit to start? Absolutely not! There are no physical prerequisites to begin and the best time to start is now. If you have a background in sports, gymnastics or dancing you may find you progress faster in some areas. Our tutors are experts at working to...

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Angel for Breakfast

"… fearless in both physicality and content...” Jacob Tamaiparea, Theatreview   Date: 22nd February Time: 10:30pm Venue: Splore Festival - Tapapakanga Regional Park   The devil dances alone. Wringing what life there is out of his twisted heart he calls his...

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10 year anniversary season

Our first two shows were part of Auckland Fringe in 2009. They were called “The Moon’s Insane and other stories…” and “Burlesque As You Like It – Not a Family Show”. The former was a half-improvised investigation of story telling, myths and the legends that have...

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Cirque Non Sequitur

Cirque Non Sequitur

A CIRQUE CABARET THAT HAS NO EXPLANATION "With the name ‘non sequitur' suggesting some form of humorous and illogical commentary in ‘cirque', the performers of The Dust Palace certainly deliver."  Dr Karen Barbour   READ THE FULL REVIEW OF Q THEATRE...

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Knock Knock

Knock Knock

Eight closed doors. The choice is yours. Just knock. And discover the secrets that lie behind … The Dust Palace have created a cabaret season that brings together their own special mix of mischievous sensuality, dynamic physicality and featuring nine...

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Venus Is

Venus Is

“SUPERBLY CHOREOGRAPHED ACROBATICS FEATURING THE FINELY MUSCLED BODIES AND DISCIPLINED ATHLETICISM OF HIGHLY TRAINED PERFORMERS.” NZ HERALD. With physical and aerial theatre, dance and song, we explore the intimate, specific and yet universal realm of...

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Love and Money

Love and Money

THIS SHOW IS A LOT OF FUN! IT'S A ROLLICKING PLAY ON THE EVERY-DAY LIVES OF PEOPLE WHO GET NAKED FOR MONEY. TAKEN FROM THE REAL LIFE EXPERIENCES OF THE CAST AND TOLD WITH CIRCUS, DANCE, COMEDY AND DRAMA, IT'S A MAD CIRCUS CABARET WITH AN ABUNDANCE HEART....

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With A Stranger

With A Stranger

  "... A MESMERIZING AND JAW-DROPPING VISUAL SPECTACLE AND AN ABSOLUTE THEATRICAL MASTERPIECE."   An original devised work … with a stranger… toys with the concept of duality as the series of short stories poses the question “are you a stranger or are...

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