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Cushing Foyer

Modern industrial

Modern industrial

Adjoining both Functions on Hastings and the Opera House, the Cushing Foyer can be used in concert with either venue, or as a venue in its own right.

Technology meets architecture

Technology meets architecture

Modern design, including digital screens, art features and two mezzanine floors, combines to create a truly unique venue which blends the best of technology and architecture.

Flexible use

Flexible use

At 219m2, Cushing Foyer comfortably accommodates up to 200 theatre-style, 120 for banquets, or 250 for cocktails. As a classroom, Cushing Foyer can hold up to 90 people.

Its mezzanine, with breath-taking views of the surrounding Hawke's Bay landscape, is 230m2 and holds 80 people for theatre, 48 for banquets, 100 for cocktails and 30 as a classroom.

To book an event, please contact Corporate Services Manager Coltan Wright.

To book a show, please contact Presenter Services Commercial Manager Glen Pickering.

For technical queries, please contact Technical Manager Dane Fletcher.

Click here to see our full venue document, with capacity charts for each venue within Toitoi.

Click here to see capacity charts.

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(Main Opera House photo credit: Sarah Rowlands)

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