Art & Entertainment | Book Reviews | Education | Entertainment Video | Health | Lifestyle | Sport | Sport Video | Search

 

Cirque du Soliel star directs upcoming circus showcase

Embrace the exquisite mystery of the unknown at We Are (Te Auaha, 7-9 August), the latest ethereal production from Whitireia Circus Dance. This hour-long showcase of beautiful solo and ensemble circus artistry invites you to indulge your curiosity, elevate your senses and dance over the thresholds that separate our public and private lives.

Directed by former Cirque du Soliel circus aerialist Rosalie Ducharme, the production highlights circus’s special power to weave a spellbinding narrative. Featuring a range of circus-dance disciplines including object manipulation, tumbling and aerial displays on silks, trapeze and straps, We Are reveals the stories, dreams and desires that connect us.

With just four shows, including a special 9pm performance on the Friday night, bookings are strongly recommended - head to www.teauaha.com to secure your seat and watch these talented young artists celebrate who We Are.


© Scoop Media

 
 
 
Culture Headlines | Health Headlines | Education Headlines

 

Facebook Announces New Changes: Combating Hate And Extremism

Some of these changes predate the tragic terrorist attack in Christchurch, New Zealand, but that attack, and the global response to it in the form of the Christchurch Call to Action, has strongly influenced the recent updates to our policies and their enforcement. More>>

Amazon Confirms: Lord Of The Rings Series To Shoot In NZ

Amazon Studios announced today that its series based on J.R.R. Tolkien’s iconic fantasy novels The Lord of the Rings will shoot in New Zealand. Pre-production has started, and production on the series will begin in Auckland in the coming months. More>>

ALSO:

Birds: Dunedin's Bells Ring As City Celebrates Its Albatross

The city's churches, schools and public buildings bells would chime in unison from 1pm, in what has been a long-standing tradition marking the return of the birds - and a farewell to this season's albatross chicks. More>>

Oscar Buzz: Waititi's Jojo Rabbit Wins People's Choice Award At Toronto

Taika Waititi's new film Jojo Rabbit has nabbed the coveted Grolsch People's Choice Award at the close of Toronto International Film Festival. More>>

ALSO:

Broken Estate: An Expat Expert Surveys Our Media

Melanie Bunce cut her teeth in journalism at the Otago Daily Times. Now she teaches and researches it at one of the UK’s most prestigious journalism schools and tracks the trends that shape the uncertain future of news... More>>

 
 
 
 
 

LATEST HEADLINES

  • CULTURE
  • HEALTH
  • EDUCATION
 
 
  • Wellington
  • Christchurch
  • Auckland