The SBS St James Theatre is the heart of Gore’s artistic life. It boasts a 450-seat theatre, for both live show and movie screenings, plus a 100-seat cinema for films only.


It has the latest blockbuster and family-friendly releases, as well as art house films, and excellent quality sound and the latest digital and 3D technology.


In August it screens the NZ International Film Festival and during the northern hemisphere opera season it also screens Met Opera Live films.


Also in August, be sure to catch Gore Musical Theatre’s main production for the year and keep an eye out for other live shows, they might include the Royal New Zealand Ballet and New Zealand Symphony Orchestra to comedy or live music. It hosts the NZ Country Music Awards in May.


Location: Irk Street, Gore