Special Events


The Rocky Horror Picture Show 

Next show: Friday 20th May @ 8.30pm
Hot & Flustered Shadowcast present The Rocky Horror Picture Show, who perform the cult classic live on stage while the movie plays behind them onscreen.

The true American love story, following Brad (Barry Bostwick) and Janet (Susan Sarandon), who stumble across a transvestite scientist, Dr Frank-N-Furter (Tim Curry). Through their elaborate dance and musical journey, they meet a houseful of wild characters and lose their innocence.

Get dressed up, to the movie or the theme, learn the dances, buy a prop kit, and enjoy the most immersive theatrical experience Auckland has to offer. 

The Ukrainian Film Festival NZ

From Sunday 29 May 29 - Sunday 12 June

Over three Sundays between May 29 to June 12, The Vic will host three special screenings of Ukrainian cinema: two feature films and a collection of contemporary shorts. A festival celebrating Ukrainian cinema in support of the people of Ukraine. Films include:

Bad Roads (105min) screening on Sunday 29 May @ 6pm 

Short Film Collection (103min) screening on Sunday 5 June @ 6pm 

The Inglorious Serfs (90min) screening on Sunday 12 June @ 6pm 


Acetones Live at The Vic 

New show date to be announced

AceTones offer a superlative selection of time-honoured Jamaican classics, rare grooves and originals to satisfy connoisseurs and new listeners alike.

From 60's ska and rocksteady to reggae, dub and funk, the band infuses the irresistible grooves of Jamaican music with their own distinctive style. AceTones create an atmosphere to lure even the most unsuspecting listener onto the dancefloor. Paying tribute to the greats, the band draws inspiration from founders of the styles such as Skatalites, The Upsetters, Jackie Mittoo, Sly and Robbie and more.

AceTones is a Seven-piece ensemble boasting a top-rankin' horn lineup and rocksteady rhythm section, topped off with the dynamite vocal stylings of the Mighty Jabsco.