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 of Q Loft.

Review: Othello - The Remix
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
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
Review: The Book of Everything

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

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Auckland Arts Festival: The Book of Everything
Auckland Arts Festival: The Book of Everything

Enchanting, humorous, energetic, playful and inventive are adjectives often associated with theatre…

Donation lets kids see hip-hop style Othello

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

Review: Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet, The Civic

The It company from New York City boasts 14 of the best dancers that the money of its founder and funder Wal-Mart heiress…

Mayhem backed by metal

If you know anyone who thinks the arts festival isn't for blokes take them to see BLAM! - a 75-minute blast of testosterone-driven…

St James to reopen as cafe
St James to reopen as cafe

The foyer of Auckland's long-abandoned historic St James Theatre will soon re-open as a cafe. Major…

An affectionate look at family politics

Writer and director Nancy Brunning has achieved a difficult feat. All the characters in her family drama - about how politics…

Dinosaur role one to sink teeth into

Playing the human star of the Walking With Dinosaurs live show is a dream role for Actor Andrew Blackman. He talks to Rachel…

Shared thread in two distinct tales

Hikoi and The Mooncake and the Kumara , two home-grown plays in the Auckland Arts Festival, are set in different eras…

This Chinese fable has a warm heart

Attending one or both of these two new plays by the prolific Renee Liang would be a great way to start a Lantern Festival…

US movie theaters enjoy record profit year
US movie theaters enjoy record profit year

When actor Jack Black barged into the Oscars' musical opening on Sunday night with a Hollywood reality…

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