A new home for Maori theatre
A new home for Maori theatre

Auckland is getting a new theatre with a difference. Ruia Taitea Creative, a recently formed company of actors, writers…

Theatre review: Pianist hits right key for laughs
Theatre review: Pianist hits right key for laughs

Thomas Monckton is forging an international reputation with a style that has acrobatics, clowning and mime bouncing off…

Theatre review: Portraits of a lonely man
Theatre review: Portraits of a lonely man

Existential loneliness is writ large in the three short Samuel Beckett solos presented here by actor/producer Edward Newborn…

Theatre review: This is Our Youth
Theatre review: This is Our Youth

A claustrophobic city slice of intriguing, aggressive and hyper-articulate characters whose vulnerability (and self-obsession)…

Theatre

Auckland's St James Theatre to reopen in weeks
Auckland's St James Theatre to reopen in weeks

Aucklanders are about to get their first glimpse inside the city's historic and much-loved St James…

Take a deep breath

It opens with a baby's first cry and the inhalation of a first breath, and ends 35 seconds later with the final exhalation…

Review: Bard's rom-com a crowd-pleaser

The fact that Shakespeare wrote a play called Love's Labours Won is beyond dispute, though no copy has been found.

Review: Fela! The Concert at The Civic

As befits the roiling music and oversized personality of the Nigerian pan-African political lightning rod and creator of…

Auckland Arts Festival review: White
Auckland Arts Festival review: White

This simple, measured, gentle charmer can be found inside a soft white cube inside the black box studio…

Review: Othello - The Remix

Chicago-based hip-hop crew the Q Brothers bring plenty of verve to their remix of Shakespeare's cross-cultural tragedy Othello…

Review: The Kitchen, SkyCity Theatre

Two cooks, high drama and hypnotic rhythms - yet this illustrated drumming show from South India is emphatically not some…

Review: The Book of Everything

Silo Theatre brings flair to the stage adaptation of a delightful modern fable by Dutch writer Guus Kuijer.

Auckland Arts Festival: The Book of Everything

Enchanting, humorous, energetic, playful and inventive are adjectives often associated with theatre for children. Less so…

Donation lets kids see hip-hop style Othello
Donation lets kids see hip-hop style Othello

Remix a modern take on classic play about jealousy and racism.

Theatre Archives
Be part of the news. Send pics, video and tips to nzherald.

Send

© Copyright 2015, APN New Zealand Limited

Assembled by: (static) on production bpcf03 at 18 Apr 2015 20:12:59 Processing Time: 1299ms