Stylish venue with bar Welcome to the Napier Municipal Theatre. We are the leading theatre in Hawke?s Bay for performances, shows, concerts, functions and events. The Napier Municipal Theatre combines elegant art deco style with modern theatre facilities, making it one of the best provincial performing arts centre in New Zealand. A true Hawke?s Bay theatre, our stage has been graced with international acts and local performers alike. The theatre has a seating capacity of 993. The stunning auditorium is available for hire for everything from stage productions to corporate launches. The circular Pan Pac foyer offers another stunning environment in which to entertain, exhibit, conference or hold an unforgettable function. Seating 300 theatre-style or 80 banquet-style this attractive foyer is an ideal small entertainment venue complete with full bar service facilities.