The money comes from a council trust which is winding up, and will go to the Waikato Regional Theatre project.
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OPINION: Shortland St - The Musical got everything right, so why didn't Kiwi punters flock to see it? Is there any hope for local theatre?
Shortland Street fans outside of Auckland won't see the show, because the costs of touring proved to be too high.