The Black Box Theatre presents

The Orange Box


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Black Box Theatre is thrilled to present an enchanting event, “The Orange Box,” by the mesmerizing Naranjarte, on Saturday, 23rd March!

This unique production blends a symphony of puppetry, juggling, and illusion into an immersive experience that challenges perceptions and delights audiences of all ages.

THE ORANGE BOX is a captivating mix of spirited circus acts, intricate puppetry, and enchanting illusions, from hand puppets to marionettes.

Founded in 2011 by visionary artists Ana Lorite and Sergio Aguilar, Naranjarte has toured globally, presenting over 200 shows in 14 different countries. Now, with the collaboration of Katrina Chandra and Sarah Bell, “The Orange Box” is expanding its magic from 15 to 50 minutes of breathtaking performance.

Join us at the Black Box Theatre for a show that promises to transport you to a world of imagination and wonder. After the performance, don’t miss the inspirational ‘Artists’ Talk’ with Ana and Sergio, offering a behind-the-scenes look at their global journey and the development of their puppetry and circus project.

Whether you’re a fan of the arts or looking for a unique way to spend an afternoon with the family, “The Orange Box” is an experience you won’t want to miss.

Select your tickets below…


Saturday, 23rd March

Show starts at 1pm with doors opening at 12:30pm = SOLD OUT!

Due to popular demand, an extra show has been added to Saturday, 23rd March!

The second show will start at 4pm with doors opening at 3:30pm


Black Box Theatre, 17 Sammaree Place, Kerikeri, New Zealand


General Admission: $15 each (Adults and Children)

Seats are very limited, ensuring an intimate and engaging experience for all. Secure your spot today and step into Naranjarte’s magical world, where the boundaries of puppetry, juggling, and illusion blend into a symphony of wonder.

For more information or inquiries, please contact us at:

Don’t miss this extraordinary journey with “The Orange Box” – where every performance is a step into a realm of creativity and enchantment.

Order Your Tickets Now!


There is no allocated seating for this event.

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How do I get my ticket once I’ve ordered?

After ordering you will be sent a ticket via email. Print it up and bring it along or display it via your phone at the door. Each ticket will contain a unique QR code which we will scan at the door.

What kind of seating do you provide?

Seating is un-allocated but on a tiered structure so visibility is good.

Please arrive early to get a good spot.

Are there age restrictions?

Preferably 6 and up.

Is there an intermission?

There will be a 5 minute intermission between the show and the talk. The show runs for approximately 40 minutes. In total, the show plus the talk will run for approximately one hour.

​Do you offer refunds?

​Unfortunately we are not able to offer refunds once a ticket has been reserved, unless the production is canceled or significantly postponed. However, if you are not able to attend, please feel free to contact us and we will try our best to assist you with re-selling the ticket.

​What if I can’t make the show but I’ve already bought a ticket? 

We do not offer ticket refunds. However, we will create a public resource on our Facebook page to assist people who are looking to sell or trade tickets.

Just contact for information.

​Can I buy tickets at the door?

​Yes, so long as there are tickets still available, there will be tickets available at the door. We strongly recommend buying in advance in order to avoid missing out as we have very limited seating.

​Can I bring my own food or drink into the show?

​Outside food and drinks are not allowed. However, if you have special dietary requirements or health-related needs please contact us at to make special arrangements.

​Will I be able to buy food and drinks?


We will have light refreshments and snacks available to purchase 30 minutes before the show.

Where is the Black Box Theatre Located?

​The Black Box Theatre is inside of the Kerikeri Theatre Company studio, which is located at 17 Sammaree Place, Kerikeri 0230.

Still have questions?

​If you still have questions and can’t find the answers above, please contact us at Thanks, and we hope to see you at the show!