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Auckland Arts Festival 2016 presents Changes

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 14:06:28 +1300 | Auckland Arts Festival

Auckland Arts Festival 2016 presents Changes, the world premiere of two significant new dance works by visionary choreographers Neil Ieremia (Black Grace, New Zealand) and Kuik Swee Boon (T.H.E Company, Singapore).More >>

Get your jingle on

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 12:41:15 +1300 | QTheatre

Diva Agency is proud to present a stellar line-up of New Zealand’s finest entertainers at Q Theatre’s Get Your Jingle On season, guaranteed to get you in the festive spirit. The series kicks off with legendary poet Sam Hunt on December 9 and includes ...More >>

Stunning location will set show apart internationally

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 12:02:16 +1300 | Cameron Brewer

Auckland Councillor for Orakei, Cameron Brewer, says it is great news that beautiful Bastion Point has been chosen for theinaugural New Zealand Flower & Garden Show - scheduled for 23 – 27 November 2016. More >>

Nigel Latta puts the craziness of life into perspective

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 11:42:53 +1300 | Kenzie's Gift

Just in time for the ‘silly season’ Nigel Latta will be putting the craziness of the season into perspective in a one off show, “The Problem with life” on Wednesday 2nd December from 7.30pm at Westlake Boys High School, Forresst Hill, Auckland.More >>

2015 New Zealand Ukulele Festival Announcement

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 10:53:25 +1300 | NZ Ukulele Festival

The 2015 NZ Ukulele Festival will be hosted on Sunday, November 29th at The Trusts Arena , the official home of the New Zealand Ukulele Festival. More >>

Second International Food Design Conference Confirmed

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 10:30:48 +1300 | Otago Polytech

Otago Polytechnic’s Food Design Institute has announced it will host the second International Food Design Conference and Studio in late June 2016. Conference Convener Professor Richard Mitchell said the three-day event would celebrate ‘The Human ...More >>

Family Feud Applcations Now Open

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 09:43:43 +1300 | Mediaworks

Family Feud Applcations Now Open Is your family ready to get its feud on? Iconic gameshow Family Feud is heading to New Zealand screens – and we’re looking for fun, lively families to take part!More >>

Mentor programme for 2016 seeks applications

Wed, 25 Nov 2015 16:45:28 +1300 | NZ Society of Authors

For Writers! Apply now to be mentored by an established writer, poet, playwright or comic / graphic novelist. More >>

Kapiti Food Fair Ready to Roll with Flavour, Fun & Flare

Wed, 25 Nov 2015 15:44:07 +1300 | Kapiti Business Projects

The Kapiti Food Fair has released the site map to all vendors. “It’s a hugely exciting yet busy time focusing on all the last minute logistics to make the Fair a huge success”, says Fair spokesperson, Helene Judge. This is the biggest Fair ...More >>

Countdown to Christchurch’s biggest Christmas party!

Wed, 25 Nov 2015 13:47:06 +1300 | Coka Cola Christmas In The Park

The excitement is building as Christchurch gets ready to kick off the festive season with a night of spectacular entertainment from some of the country’s biggest stars and hottest new talent. More >>

Hastings Opera House

Wed, 25 Nov 2015 13:18:49 +1300 | Hastings District Council

Keeping the opera house is “a no-brainer”, says internationally acclaimed urban designer James Lunday. More >>

New Zealanders with Disabilities showcase their talents

Wed, 25 Nov 2015 11:58:44 +1300 | StarJam

On Saturday the 28th of November, over 100 young New Zealanders with disabilities will be showcasing their musical and performance skills, as part of the Auckland StarJam End of Year Concert. StarJam is a not-for-profit that has been working with ...More >>

Werewolf Issue 28: Getting Hot In Here

Wed, 25 Nov 2015 11:52:08 +1300 | Werewolf

Hi and welcome to the 58th edition of Werewolf . For the second time recently, the world is treating what happens in Paris as a barometer of just screwed the planet really is right now. This month, our cover story examines the need for urgency on ...More >>

Time to celebrate the new Upper Hutt Station

Wed, 25 Nov 2015 11:49:36 +1300 | Greater Wellington Regional Council

It’s time to celebrate the wonderful, brand new station at Upper Hutt! Mark the morning of Saturday 12 December in your diaries now. From 11am kids can take part in a range of fun activities – face painting, a bouncy castle, Lofty the Train, ...More >>

New exhibition portrays art of mid-20th century tourism

Wed, 25 Nov 2015 11:30:02 +1300 | Hastings District Council

Beautifully drawn posters “selling the dream” to the potential tourists of the early 1900s have become artworks in their own right. More >>

Sister Show to The WotWots in the Pipeline

Wed, 25 Nov 2015 11:21:54 +1300 | Pukeko Pictures

New Zealand’s Pukeko Pictures has signed a development deal with Chinese entertainment group, Guangdong Huawen Century Animation Company, to produce ‘Kiddets’, a sister series to Pukeko Pictures’ hit pre-school animated series, The WotWots. More >>

NZME Supports the Best of Kiwi Talent

Wed, 25 Nov 2015 11:02:15 +1300 | NZME.


Dark Starr Lingerie & Fashion Show - 4th Dec 2015

Wed, 25 Nov 2015 09:35:37 +1300 | Venus Starr

Venus Starr is a woman of many talents - from internationally renowned tattoo model and burlesque performer to Headmistress and teacher at Venus Starrs School of Burlesque, from mother, to established producer this one woman powerhouse is set to bring yet ...More >>

Unitec celebrates double success at Asian film festival

Tue, 24 Nov 2015 17:18:10 +1300 | Unitec

Unitec’s Department of Performing and Screen Arts in Auckland was the big winner at the Asia Micro Film Festival held in China this month. Unitec’s 2014 grad film Mine was jointly awarded Best International Short Film with four other films, including ...More >>

Smales Farm launches Outdoor Movie Season for this Summer

Tue, 24 Nov 2015 17:02:55 +1300 | Smales Farm

A green, urban space established with people in mind, Smales Farm on Auckland’s North Shore is the ideal spot to enjoy the benefits of good weather and long evenings as we step into summer. Get ready to enjoy a fantastic, free outdoor experience with ...More >>


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