On each other's team
On each other's team

Auckland playwright Gareth Davies, a self-confessed Everest "nut", knows so many stories about the historic efforts to climb…

In praise of adventure
In praise of adventure

What kid doesn't like exploring, but how do you make that a lifelong passion? Inspired by the National Geographic Live…

Theatre review: Royals of Kihikihi
Theatre review: Royals of Kihikihi

In a great touch, the first light seen in this real-time apres-funeral dramedy is the flickering blue of a television. Semi-comatose…

Theatre review: Wild Bees
Theatre review: Wild Bees

Against the mixture of fantasy and farce served up by the current election campaign, Wild Bees offers a bracingly realistic…

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12 Questions: Michael Hurst
12 Questions: Michael Hurst

Michael Hurst, ONZM — actor, director, stage and screen veteran — is starring in Trees Beneath the…

Dancing like there is no tomorrow

The Short+Sweet Festival Auckland is showcasing a diverse range of dance acts at Tapac (The Auckland Performing Arts…

A sting in the union tale

In 1984, when the fourth Labour government was newly elected, Phil Ormsby became a union delegate and his fellow telecommunications…

Mentors give marginalised teenagers power to tell their stories

A team of Kiwi musicians, actors and artists are joining forces with marginalised Auckland teenagers to bring their street…

Classical review: 'Jewels' on show fail to dazzle for quartet
Classical review: 'Jewels' on show fail to dazzle for quartet

Four months ago, the New Zealand String Quartet enthralled a town hall audience playing Mozart and Brahms…

Theatre review: Rural take on dodgy deals

The fraudulent world of high finance has furnished plenty of high-stakes drama in recent years.

Kids line up for Mozart with drugs

School pupils are being sold cheap tickets to an opera featuring pole-dancing, simulated murder, drug-taking and rape. Hundreds…

Theatre preview: What Have You Done To Me?

Acting duo open performance to people from other industries to try to find a new perspective on their work.

Girls star becomes Peter Pan

Allison Williams looks ready to fly in her newly-released first photo as Peter Pan.

Sexy circus heads to NZ
Sexy circus heads to NZ

A new circus with characters including the 'Half Naked Asian Dude Wearing Pigtails from Japan' will…

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