Join Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Melman the Giraffe, Gloria the hip hip Hippo and, of course, those hilarious, plotting penguins as they bound onto stage in the musical adventure of a lifetime.

Based on the smash DreamWorks animated motion picture, Madagascar – The Musical follows all of your favourite crack-a-lackin’ friends as they escape from their home in New York’s Central Park Zoo and find themselves on an unexpected journey to the madcap world of King Julien’s Madagascar.

This brand new musical from DreamWorks, featuring a star studded Kiwi cast will leave audiences with no choice but to ‘move it, move it’.

Madagascar the Musical is based on the DreamWorks Animation Motion Picture and performed by arrangement with Music Theatre International (Australasia) Limited. Book by Kevin Del Aguila, Music & Lyrics by George Noriega & Joel Someillan.


Meet the stellar all Kiwi cast and creative team of the upcoming New Zealand tour of Madagascar The Musical.


‘Feel-good family show that’ll make you ‘move it, move it”

Manchester Evening News

‘A fantastic, fun-filled family treat’

The Sussex Newspaper

‘A joke-filled night of puppetry, whimsical humour and dazzling design’



Broadway World Scotland


Tickets from $39.90


Buy tickets for opening weekend and get a chance to win the Madagascar Experience at the Orana Wildlife Park


a) The Madagascar Experience will be eligible for up to two (2) guests, including at least one adult 18 years and over.
b) A lucky second prize winner will win One (1) Family Pass including a private giraffe feed at Orana Wildlife Park for two (2) adults and up to three (3) children.
c) Orana Wildlife Park is a My Vaccine Pass venue, winners must have a My Vaccine Pass and adhere to Orana Wildlife Park’s health and safety guidelines.
d) Winners will be drawn on Monday the 24th of January, 2022 and names will be posted on the official Isaac Theatre Royal and GMG Productions – New Zealand Facebook accounts
e) Winners will be contacted directly via email
f) Prizes are non-transferable and not convertible to cash


While we would have loved to welcome audiences this October as planned, the current government restrictions do not make this possible.

However GMG Productions is excited to bring you the critically-acclaimed Kiwi cast on stage at the Isaac Theatre Royal in January 2022, and therefore we are pleased to share the updated schedule for the Christchurch season of MADAGASCAR THE MUSICAL.

All tickets will remain valid for the new performance schedule indicated below:

Original Date/Time Rescheduled Date/Time
(Wed) 6th Oct / 6:30PM (Wed) 26th Jan / 6:30PM
(Thurs) 7th Oct / 2:00PM (Thurs) 27th Jan / 2:00PM
(Thurs) 7th Oct / 6:30PM (Thurs) 27th Jan / 6:30PM
(Fri) 8th Oct / 7:00PM (Fri) 28th Jan / 7:00PM
(Sat) 9th Oct / 10:00AM (Sat) 29th Jan / 10:00AM
(Sat) 9th Oct / 2:00PM (Sat) 29th Jan / 2:00PM
(Sat) 9th Oct / 7:00PM (Sat) 29th Jan / 7:00PM
(Sun) 10th Oct / 10:00AM (Sun) 10th Oct / 10:00AM
(Sun) 10th Oct / 1:00PM (Sun) 30th Jan / 1:00PM
(Sun) 10th Oct / 5:00PM (Sun) 30th Jan / 5:00PM

While we work through the rescheduling process, please keep subscribed to our social media pages for further announcements regarding ticket transfers and refunds.

Once again, we thank you for your continued support and understanding.
Keep safe.