Review: Vivid reminder of terrorism in NZ
Review: Vivid reminder of terrorism in NZ

It's worth being reminded, by this semi-fictionalised oral history, how unbelievably insolent and sordid "Underwatergate"…

80s hit musical CATS returning to Auckland
80s hit musical CATS returning to Auckland

Long before Lolcats became a thing, Andrew Lloyd Webber brought our feline friends to the forefront of popular culture with…

Serial thriller blast from past
Serial thriller blast from past

The Thrilling Adventure Hour takes a little longer than that. It's actually about 80 to 85 minutes on stage, says Ben Blacker…

Moral answers come hard
Moral answers come hard

The publicity photos shock. George Henare, an avuncular gentleman with a twinkle in his eye, is bound, gagged and has a…

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Review: Live Live Cinema's Little Shop of Horrors
Review: Live Live Cinema's Little Shop of Horrors

Until now, the 1960 movie version of Little Shop of Horrors was known for three things: being shot…

Sinking of the Rainbow Warrior: The attack that changed us

Writer Bronwyn Elsmore remembers the morning of Thursday, July 11, 1985. It was the day after the flagship of the Greenpeace…

Kiwi fashion icon gets naked

Learning lines, frumpy clothes, and getting naked … Kiwi fashion queen Denise L’Estrange-Corbet talks to Suzanne McFadden…

Theatre review: A Doll's House

Emily Perkins' A Doll's House is to Henrik Ibsen's original what Clueless is to Jane Austen's Emma: it's a wonderfully assured…

Review: Singin' In The Rain at the Civic
Review: Singin' In The Rain at the Civic

With so many delightful moments leading up to the show's iconic tune there is never any doubt that it's…

Pandas invade A Doll's House

Laurel Devenie is tackling her biggest acting challenge yet - working with 1000 toy pandas.

Prepare to soak it up at the Civic

A raincoat isn't what you'd normally wear to a theatre show - but if you've got front row tickets at the Civic tonight…

Michele Hewitson interview: Peter Elliott

Actor Peter Elliott shares eclectic details of his ‘funny old life’, including his worries and nerves - and a tale about…

Alone in the spotlight

One of New Zealand's most talented clowns makes magic out of nothing, alone in his spotlight, tights and singlet, Janet…

Singin' in the Rain: What a wonderful feelin'
Singin' in the Rain: What a wonderful feelin'

With Singin' in the Rain splashing down in Auckland next week, Lydia Jenkin talks to the show's leading…

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