26 Nov 2021

Work starts on new performing arts theatre in Hamilton

From Morning Report, 8:29 am on 26 November 2021

After five years in the planning, work has started on an $80 million performing arts theatre in central Hamilton.

The new theatre on Victoria Street South will replace the 50-year-old Founders Theatre, which was closed in 2016 due to safety concerns.

Waikato reporter Andrew McRae has the story.