Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Liz Gunn Talks To Artist Thomas Newman Pound

The latest offering from artist Thomas Newman Pound, Without Words: A Year Out Walking, is at the Gus Fisher Gallery until April 22nd.  The quizzical beauty...

Revolutions at the Spiegeltent, Aotea Square, 9 March 2017

It’s only Day 2 of the 2017 Auckland Arts Festival and I am in shock. Confused. ‘Why’ keeps pounding in my head. Let me...

Peer Gynt [recycled]

presented by Auckland Theatre Company ASB Waterfront Theatre, March 9 2017 Peer Gynt is 3-hour wild-ride deconstructing Henrik Ibsen's classic, transforming it into a self-reflective...
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Watch: Liz Gunn Talks To Cloud Gate Dance About Rice

Every year in the Auckland Arts Festival programme, there are certain shows that seem to shine out of the pages with some intangible magical...

The Biggest

Written and directed by Jamie McCaskill Somewhere up north, in a small coastal town, there’s a bunch of blokes who’ve been mates since they...

iD: Cirque Eloize

The Auckland Arts Festival 2017 got off to a hiss and a roar last night- the hiss of air from bike tyres put in...

Performance Salon – Basement Theatre February 28, 2017

Tuesday evening marked the opening night for the second week of The Basement Theatre’s Performance Salon. It showcased works by a number of young,...

Remain in Light, PumpHouse Theatre – 25 February 2017

Kiwi playwright Stephen Sinclair’s Remain in Light is a juggernaut allegory for our times – a one-act play set in a dystopian world where...

Fiery Tongues – Bats Theatre February 24, 2017

It’s been a long time since I was at Bats Theatre, at least in the audience.  Like Taika Waititi and Jermaine Clement I grew...
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Watch: Liz Gunn Talks To Remain In Light Playwright Stephen Sinclair

Stephen Sinclair is about to premiere his latest play, Remain In Light, at Auckland’s Pumphouse Theatre from February 25 until 4 March. Sinclair’s skilled pen...

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Respect: Annie Crummer, Esther Stephens, Bella Kalolo, Aaradhna – Spiegeltent March 22, 2017

  Four of New Zealand’s premier soul singers take on Aretha’s canon and generate plenty of respect. Its gotta be a daunting task…paying tribute to The...

Sun Kil Moon NZ Show Announcement

Thursday, March 23 - Vector Arena, 95bFM & Under The Radar today announce Sun Kil Moon’s first show in New Zealand in nearly a decade....