The Pohutukawa Tree

By Bruce Mason

Monday 19 November @ 7.00pm
Wednesday 21 November between 5.00-5.30pm

OSPA Theatre, Hall Road, Onewhero


Aroha Mataira, an elderly Maori woman, clings to the last acre of her tribal land. A convinced and passionate Christian, she attempts to instruct her son Johnny and daughter Queenie in Pakeha ways, against which, in various modes, they rebel. Her world smashed, Aroha wills herself to death.


There are five female and eight male roles, with five of those being major parts. Required cast will range in age between 16-60 years. Cast to be of Maori and European descent.


More information coming soon.

Show Dates

The Pohutukawa Tree will be performed between 1-12 May 2019. Exact dates to be confirmed.

Please contact Jess on 021 051 6851 for further details.