Written by Filipina-New Zealand playwright Marianne Infante, Pinay follows the journey of a family that leaves the Philippines to travel to Christchurch in 1999 to begin a new life. Hardworking migrant parents, young children who become immersed in life in Aotearoa - there are plenty of familiar events in the journey of settling down and settling into life here.

However, this story - like every story - is different. The strength of the show is not just in the excellent cast, the strong production values or the evocative writing but also in the cumulative effect of the rich and nuanced

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