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Frontseat, this Sunday 24th April, 10.35pm TV One

Frontseat, this Sunday 24th April, 10.35pm TV One

Former Auckland Festival director Simon Prast has decided to speak out about the behind-the-scenes battles in the lead-up to AK05. And this week, the festival board presented its interim financial report to the Auckland City Council. Jeremy Hansen and Julie Hill investigate.

Carol Burnett said “Comedy = Tragedy + Time”, and this has never been more apt than for war. Comedian Te Radar, who has filmed comic explorations of strife-torn areas East Timor and Israel-Palestine, takes Oliver Driver through a history of wartime entertainers, war-based sitcoms and the general need to look on the bright side of life.
NZ International Comedy Festival:
Anzac Day:

Emma Robinson O’Brien introduces Frontseat viewers to five of the six finalists for the upcoming Lexus Song Quest, the most prestigious opera competition in New Zealand.
Lexus Song Quest Finale: Thursday 28th April, Auckland Town Hall.

Best regards,

The Frontseat Team
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