About Us

David Coddington Artistic Director and Theatre Director has been extensively involved in theatre since the 70’s. He has produced, directed numerous plays, Musical theatre, and Professional Theatre for Children. He has developed The Real Theatre Company as an avenue to showcase and develop local talent. David is really looking forward to developing more quality theatre in the Hawkes Bay.

Melanie Himiona as extensive experience in acting for Theatre and screen. She has taught acting for the screen and theatre for five years at the Manukau Institute of Technology. She was instrumental in co-developing the both the Diploma and Bachelor of Creative Arts programmes. She takes a role as admin, actor and stage manager.

Check out her blog on the theaternook.com here.

To Contact David Coddington:
0212317024 or davidcodd22@gmail.com