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Martin Doyle Cartoon: Bum rap for the rowing team

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:31:47 +1200 | Martin Doyle

Eminem's legal action over the National Party rowing ad raises two key questions: Should the boat perhaps fly the 'Scull' and Crossbones? Is this the party of waterborne piracy?More >>

Brand New SingStar™ Comes to PlayStation®4 on October 29th

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:45:50 +1200 | Sony Computer Entertainment New Zealand

SingStar: Ultimate Party Tracklist Revealed! Auckland, 17th September 2014 : Sony Computer Entertainment Europe (SCEE) today revealed the brand new and improved SingStar and further announced that the SingStar: Ultimate Party disc edition will be arriving ...More >>

Netsky announces DJ Set at Hawea Hotel

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:40:06 +1200 | Rhythm Group

Rhythm Group entertainment is excited to announce that drum & bass heavyweight Netsky will be playing a one off DJ set at Wanaka’s Lake Hawea Hotel on December 28th. More >>

LoL With Your Favourite Jokers

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:23:22 +1200 | Elephant Publicity

“ We had the best time ever!...My face hurt in the morning from laughing so hard the night before.” sian555, Ticketmaster Fan Reviews More >>

Christchurch Communication Festival

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:38:06 +1200 | Canterbury District Health Board

A free community concert, aimed at raising awareness about the challenges faced by adults with communication disorders, is being held at Cashmere High School Performing Arts Centre next month (1-2pm, Friday, October 3).More >>

Opening at Enjoy: Ebbing Tagaloa

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:36:26 +1200 | Enjoy Art Gallery

Paula Schaafhausen with Suzanne Tamaki Ebbing Tagaloa October 1 - October 23, 2014 Opening : Wednesday, October 1, 5:30pm More >>

Fellowship to Support New Zealand Play Writing

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:35:27 +1200 | Auckland Theatre Company

Auckland Theatre Company (ATC) is delighted to announce the inaugural ATC Patrons' Playwright Fellowship. More >>

New Caledonian artist selected at WOW 2014

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:20:03 +1200 | Embassy of France to New Zealand

Press release Embassy of France in New Zealand Wellington, September 17th 2014 New Caledonian artist Florence Dosdane will be participating in the 2014 World of Wearable Art Festival in Wellington. With her very first submission to take part in the festival ...More >>

Everything is Surrounded by Water returns

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:17:32 +1200 | my accomplice theatre

The Beautiful, Intimate First Person Fable That Took The Nz Fringe by Storm is Back More >>

TPPA a Sellout to American Corporate Greed

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:15:24 +1200 | Internet MANA

New Zealand will become a permanent prisoner to the United States’ greed and global arrogance if the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) isn’t stopped, warns Internet MANA.More >>

Dunedin Fringe Hui & Registrations Open

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 12:30:03 +1200 | Dunedin Fringe Festival

The Dunedin Fringe Festival will host a Dunedin Fringe Hui on Thursday 2 October. The event will give artists and others from the community an opportunity to meet the new director, Josh Thomas, and have an informal discussion around their aspirations ...More >>

Disney’s Club Penguin joins the Fun at Kelly Tarlton’s

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 10:14:36 +1200 | Kelly Tarltons

It’s Penguins, Puffles and Prizes these school holidays as Disney’s Club Penguin, the number one virtual world for kids, joins the fun at Kelly Tarlton’s SEA LIFE Aquarium.More >>

Brooke Fraser First Official Single From New Album 26 Sept

Tue, 16 Sep 2014 18:15:51 +1200 | Sony Music

Brooke Fraser is back with KINGS AND QUEENS , the first official single from her forthcoming album. The track will be released to radio on September 22nd. Fans can get a hold of the single from the 26th September via iTunes and all other digital ...More >>

‘Hope’, the inspirational sixth album from Susan Boyle

Tue, 16 Sep 2014 15:42:55 +1200 | Sony Music

Singing sensation Susan Boyle catapulted to international stardom in 2009, smashed music records around the world, sold over 22 million albums and now she returns with an incredible album of songs themed on Inspiration, her sixth studio album in five ...More >>

Illuminate Peace Day this weekend, smart talks, LATE

Tue, 16 Sep 2014 15:37:57 +1200 | Auckland Museum

Pack a picnic and grab a blanket, gather your friends and family, and come celebrate your community as the Museum hosts a special film projection on its Northern Façade which celebrates peace. In honour of the International Day of Peace, New Zealand ...More >>

Eminem Publishers Sue New Zealand National Party

Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:43:18 +1200 | Eight Mile Style

Detroit-based music publishing companies sue National Party for damages for unauthorised use of song in election campaign advertising More >>

Chris Cole Catley Writing Awards

Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:18:17 +1200 | Michael King Writers' Centre

New awards for young writers in the Auckland region are being launched by the Michael King Writers’ Centre this year, as part of the Michael King Young Writers Programme. More >>

Award-winning author returns to NZ for launch of memoir

Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:54:09 +1200 | Bridget Williams Books

The launch of Martin Edmond’s new memoir, Barefoot Years , marks a return to New Zealand and childhood. More >>

1200 Performers. Two Free Concerts.

Tue, 16 Sep 2014 12:27:33 +1200 | Christchurch Civic Music Council

Christchurch Civic Music Council Inc. (CCMC) is proud to present two concerts at the Horncastle (formerly CBS) Arena; “ Celebrating Our Musical Diversity” , with the support of the Christchurch Migrant Centre, and “ Strum, Strike, and Blow” ...More >>

Miss Universe NZ 2014 to be live-streamed

Tue, 16 Sep 2014 12:26:16 +1200 | Miss Universe NZ

Auckland, September 15 Miss Universe New Zealand, the only beauty competition in the country to be broadcast on television, will live-stream the 2014 Grand Final from Sky City Theatre in Auckland on the evening (NZST) of Thursday, September 18, ...More >>


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