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Christchurch Arts Festival Opens This Week

Monday, 28 August 2017, 12:35 pm | Christchurch Arts Festival

Christchurch Arts Festival opens this week with more than 50 shows spread over 19 days and including the biggest international line-up seen in the city for many years. More >>

Going Wild with Christchurch Arts Festival 2017

Monday, 19 June 2017, 9:08 pm | Christchurch Arts Festival

The full programme for the 2017 Christchurch Arts Festival has been released featuring 50 events spread across three weeks from 30 August to 17 September. More >>

Peter Garrett makes special appearance

Monday, 19 June 2017, 9:06 pm | Christchurch Arts Festival

WORD Christchurch is pleased to announce Peter Garrett: Big Blue Sky, as part of its Shifting Points of View series held in association with Christchurch Arts Festival. More >>

First Shows Announced for Christchurch Arts Festival

Friday, 12 May 2017, 11:01 am | Christchurch Arts Festival

Hit show Hudson & Halls Live! will be part of the 2017 Christchurch Arts Festival and is one of a trio of shows announced today. More >>

Christchurch Arts Festival Finishes on High Note This Week

Wednesday, 16 September 2015, 10:05 am | Christchurch Arts Festival

Final Festival Fling: Christchurch Arts Festival Finishes on High Note This Week It’s the final week for Christchurch Arts Festival – and there are still more fantastic shows to come. More >>

Bold New Musical Premieres in Christchurch Arts Festival

Friday, 7 August 2015, 9:46 am | Christchurch Arts Festival

Bold New Musical Premieres in Christchurch Arts Festival An imagined conversation between suffragist, activist and cyclist Kate Sheppard and her political adversary Richard ‘King Dick’ Seddon has become a bold new musical theatre piece combining ... More >>

Seeking Christchurch's Creative Children

Monday, 3 August 2015, 3:12 pm | Christchurch Arts Festival

McConnell Dowell, in conjunction with the Christchurch Arts Festival has launched a competition to find out how creative Christchurch children can be. More >>

Full Programme Revealed for 2015 Christchurch Arts Festival

Friday, 12 June 2015, 9:43 am | Christchurch Arts Festival

The full programme for the 2015 Christchurch Arts Festival has been released featuring 50 events spread across four weeks from 27 August to 20 September. More >>

First Shows Announced for 2015 Christchurch Arts Festival

Friday, 1 May 2015, 9:40 pm | Christchurch Arts Festival

The world’s first magic ‘supergroup’, New York’s leading cabaret performer, physical circus, a brand new musical theatre show based on suffragist Kate Sheppard, and a special installation for Cathedral Square are the first major shows to be announced ... More >>

World Premiere At Christchurch Arts Festival

Thursday, 5 September 2013, 11:46 am | Christchurch Arts Festival

Percussion, stunning audio-visual design and guest artists from around the world all come together for the world premiere of Between Zero and One at Christchurch Arts Festival this week. More >>

Great Opening Weekend for 2013 Christchurch Arts Festival

Wednesday, 28 August 2013, 11:03 am | Christchurch Arts Festival

Great Opening Weekend for 2013 Christchurch Arts Festival A world premiere play and sold out performances of cabaret show CANTINA were highlights of the first weekend of the Christchurch Arts Festival. But, says director Philip Tremewan, there’s ... More >>

2013 Christchurch Arts Festival Opens This Week

Tuesday, 20 August 2013, 3:59 pm | Christchurch Arts Festival

Christchurch Arts Festival opens this week with a theatrical world premiere, a major exhibition on the impact of the earthquakes on people’s lives, a display of thousands of flags expressing the hopes and dreams of local children, plus sexy cabaret and ... More >>

Chch Arts Festival Project Brings Colour and Heart to City

Thursday, 21 March 2013, 10:30 am | Christchurch Arts Festival

A major visual arts project involving thousands of Canterbury schoolchildren will take place during this year’s Christchurch Arts Festival. More >>

Christchurch Arts Festival a success against the odds

Saturday, 8 October 2011, 12:47 pm | Christchurch Arts Festival

Christchurch Arts Festival 2011 has been a resounding success with more than 27,000 tickets snapped up to shows, and more than 8000 students from 55 schools taking part in the schools programme of shows and workshops. More >>

Wellington Ukulele Orchestra To Play at Chch Arts Festival

Thursday, 4 August 2011, 5:10 pm | Christchurch Arts Festival

The wildly popular Wellington International Ukulele Orchestra will play a one night only concert at Christchurch Arts Festival 2011. The ‘orchestra’ will perform on Sunday 18 September at the TelstraClear Club in the Events Village, Hagley Park. ... More >>

Best Of The Fringe Comes To Christchurch Festival

Wednesday, 22 July 2009, 11:31 am | Christchurch Arts Festival

MEDIA RELEASE 20 / 07 / 09 The best Of The Fringe Comes To Christchurch Arts Festival More >>

Colour blooms in the WinterGarden

Wednesday, 22 July 2009, 10:50 am | Christchurch Arts Festival

It’s the depths of winter. The urban landscape is at its bleakest. While crossing Cathedral Square a small sign of life catches your eye – just a couple of leaves – a small, innocuous vine clinging to the hard metallic surface of a lamppost. More >>

Raewyn Hill a definite “Keeper”

Tuesday, 2 June 2009, 2:03 pm | Christchurch Arts Festival

A new work by Raewyn Hill, as part of the Christchurch Arts Festival Christchurch Arts Festival is proud to announce the premiere of celebrated choreographer Raewyn Hill’s new work, Finders Keepers, playing from the 23rd to the 26th of July 2009. More >>

Sydney Dance Company – Rafael Bonachela's 360˚

Friday, 22 May 2009, 3:25 pm | Christchurch Arts Festival

Rafael Bonachela is one of the most intriguing and inventive choreographers working in the world today Rafael is no dance snob. He boasts clients such as Kylie Minogue, Tina Turner and Primal Scream, so the Sydney Dance Company has one very cool artistic ... More >>

Festival Programme Unleashed

Thursday, 7 May 2009, 3:00 pm | Christchurch Arts Festival

The Christchurch Arts Festival launches their 2009 programme tonight. More >>

 

 

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