The Actor’s Dojo

6.30–8.30pm during school terms - The Common Room

Zen Zen Zo’s weekly actor training is now available here in Christchurch, based in the Arts Centre’s Common Room every Wednesday during the school term.

Led by Associate Director Alys Hill, the classes draw on Zen Zen Zo’s four specialty areas:

  • The Suzuki Method of Actor Training
  • Viewpoints
  • Butoh and
  • Composition.

Zen Zen Zo is a Brisbane-based physical theatre company at the forefront of contemporary performance and training in Australia. Teachers, directors, dancers, musicians, performers, poets, university and school students are all welcome.


  • Eight-week term concession: $120 / Adult $140
  • One-off classes: $30

To find out more or to book a place, contact Alys Hill. Early booking is advised as classes fill quickly.

Concessions start from $120

Driving & Parking

The Arts Centre has a limited number of 10 and 30 minute visitor carparks located at Market Square near the corner of Worcester Boulevard and Montreal Street.

Plenty of on-street metered parking is available near the Arts Centre, along with a number of off-street carparks.