Pop-up Globe, the world's first temporary working replica of Shakespeare's theatre, the second Globe, has popped up for its 2017 season in the beautiful gardens at Ellerslie. Come along and enjoy Pop-up Globe's four new spectacular productions and explore the many food and beverage options below.
Ticket add-ons
Picnic Boxes

Enjoy a gourmet picnic box including fine New Zealand cheese, antipasto options and sweet treats in Shakespeare's Garden before your Pop-up Globe experience. Gluten free option available. Each Picnic Box includes: Continental meat selection – prosciutto, salami Milano, Spianata Piccanpe salami and pastrami, Gourmet olives, NZ Camembert cheese with Falwasser crackers* and grapes, Bruschette*, Basil Pesto, Tomato Chutney, Macarons *Gluten free option available


Picnic Box for two people $50.00. Gluten free Picnic Box for two people $60.00.  


Add on a picnic box when purchasing your Pop-up Globe tickets here

Cocktail Experience

Enhance your Pop-up Globe experience by enjoying a cocktail party, complete with a selection of standard beverages and cocktail food.  Each ticket to the Cocktail Experience includes; Access to a private, cordoned off alfresco dining experience amidst the atmosphere of Shakespeare's Garden, tray served bar service with a selection of standard beverages and cocktail food, selection of gourmet canapés. The cocktail experience opens at 6.00pm and closes at 7.15pm to allow time to get into the Pop Up Globe for your performance


Add on the Cocktail Experience for any Thursday, Friday or Saturday evening show when purchasing your Pop-up Globe tickets here 

Afternoon Tea Hamper

Experience a delightful English afternoon tea in the area known as Shakespeare's Garden before enjoying your Pop-up Globe experience. Each Afternoon Tea Hamper includes: A selection of finger sandwiches, Petit savouries, Scones with jam and cream, Petit fours


Hamper for two people $50.00. *Vegetarian options available


Add on the afternoon tea hamper to any weekend matinee show a when purchasing your Pop-up Globe tickets here 

Premium food and beverage experiences 
Royal Rooms 

These beautiful new private rooms are adjacent to the Pop-up Globe stage, offering a magical and intimate theatre experience. Each Royal Room hosts up to six people. Your ticket includes a bottle of champagne on arrival, a selection of tapas, a cheeseboard and sweet delights, and service direct to your seat. There are only two Royal Rooms in the theatre.


Royal Rooms - Pricing: $299 per seat (purchased as one room of 6 at $1794). Covered Private Room.


Book here now to secure your tickets. Please note - Pricing is per individual seat, but these rooms must be purchased as a group of 6. Gluten free and vegetarian options will be provided within this package. Service is at set times before and during the performance.

On the day options
Collective Catering

If you fancy a nibble or want something more substantial, there are plenty of options in Shakespeare's Garden. Before every show, Collective Catering will provide restaurant quality snacks and meals available for purchase on arrival. 


Click here for a glimpse of the menu

Private functions or large groups

If you would like to host a private event prior to a performance, the Ellerslie Event Centre has a number of indoor and outdoor function spaces available.


Please contact Glen Roper for further information on private functions.

Glen Roper, Sales Manager


09 522 3807 or 021 186 5552


Hospitality for large groups is available by arrangement. Please email boxoffice@popupglobe.co.nz for more information

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