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Joel Tobeck is Back on Stage for Mr Burns!

Tuesday, 14 August 2018, 3:37 pm | Elephant Publicity

This September will mark the return of high-profile New Zealand actor Joel Tobeck as he takes to the stage for the first time in over a decade. Tobeck will be stepping into the titular role for Silo Theatre’s genre-bending new production of Mr Burns, ... More >>

Play of Horror Bringing the Thrills And the Chills

Thursday, 9 August 2018, 3:25 pm | Elephant Publicity

Brace yourself and come face-to-face with the horrors of the past and how they haunt the present in the world premiere of Albert Belz’s new award-winning work Cradle Song. Presented by Te Rēhia Theatre Company , Aucklanders have two chances to catch ... More >>

Silo, the Simpsons & a Pop-Culture Explosion

Thursday, 2 August 2018, 3:50 pm | Elephant Publicity

Silo Theatre presents MR. BURNS: A POST-ELECTRIC PLAY Written by Anne Washburn Directed by Oliver Driver Brace yourselves - a nuclear apocalypse is coming. The Simpsons , pop music, high art and storytelling explode onto the Q Theatre stage from September ... More >>

New Zealand Theatre Month 2018

Wednesday, 1 August 2018, 2:57 pm | Elephant Publicity

NZ Theatre Month coming this September. From Whangarei to Invercargill, more than 450 shows and events will be staged by more than 70 different organisations including professional theatre companies, community theatre groups, schools and other institutions ... More >>

Rawiri Paratene Champions Māori Storytelling on the Shore

Tuesday, 31 July 2018, 12:45 pm | Elephant Publicity

To celebrate the end of a year-long endeavour to provide a showcase of Maori theatre on the North Shore, The PumpHouse is delighted to confirm that they will once again be joining forces with the inimitable Rawiri Paratene for Kōrero Pūrākau from ... More >>

NZTrio presents Braid to mark women’s suffrage

Friday, 27 July 2018, 9:59 am | Elephant Publicity

NZTrio presents BRAID CLEMENT • MENDELSSOHN • KATS-CHERNIN • KELLY • SCHUMANN Performed by Ashley Brown (cello) with guest musicians Benjamin Baker (violin) and Stephen De Pledge (piano) More >>

Time running out to catch World Press Photo Exhibition

Monday, 23 July 2018, 1:51 pm | Elephant Publicity

Time is running out to catch the World Press Photo Exhibition that captures some of the rawest moments of human experience in our day and age, up close and personal. This impressive photography collection will be on show until 29th July at Smith and ... More >>

Exploring The Fiery Wahine of Our Past

Thursday, 28 June 2018, 12:47 pm | Elephant Publicity

Following its highly successful premiere season in Auckland last year, the reworked production of Kororāreka - The Ballad of Maggie Flynn tours to seven North Island centres from August 24. This high energy production is part of the ten-year anniversary ... More >>

It’s Time for a Culture Change For Takatāpui in Tamaki

Tuesday, 26 June 2018, 2:35 pm | Elephant Publicity

Cultural change agent Taurima Vibes are poised to bridge the gap between community engagement and professional performance. The brainchild of leading Māori director and facilitator Borni Te Rongopai Tukiwaho ( Tuhoe, Tuwharetoa, Te Arawa ), the company ... More >>

Rako Pasefika Make Debut in Aoteroa

Friday, 22 June 2018, 12:29 pm | Elephant Publicity

Having recently performed at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games, Rako Pasefika are set to make their debut in New Zealand tonight. More >>

Kiwi Icon Flips the Bird to the Patriarchy

Thursday, 14 June 2018, 3:47 pm | Elephant Publicity

Kiwi icon Rima Te Wiata sticks it to the patriarchy, gleefully taking an axe to the kitchen sink when the smash hit new play HIR opens at the Herald Theatre on August 2. A love letter to progressiveness, this deliciously sly and exquisitely intelligent ... More >>

Bill Bailey: Earl of Whimsy

Wednesday, 30 May 2018, 11:00 am | Elephant Publicity

Bill Bailey: Earl of Whimsy y NEW ZEALAND TOUR 2018 The UK’s best loved comedian brings his brand new live show to New Zealand “Virtuoso… Comedy’s Mozart” The Sunday Times More >>

Michael Hurst fires up winter with summer (not) Shakespeare!

Tuesday, 29 May 2018, 3:42 pm | Elephant Publicity

Written by Thomas Middleton and William Rowley Adapted and directed by Michael Hurst Enter a claustrophobic world in which sexual betrayal combines with insanity and the horrific cost of payback, when Michael Hurst is let loose on one of the most ... More >>

Sightings: Gutsy New Show Celebrates Mana Wahine

Tuesday, 29 May 2018, 2:20 pm | Elephant Publicity

Massive Theatre Company presents SIGHTINGS Written by Miriama McDowell and Fiona Graham with Denyce Su’a Directed by Kura Forrester and Sam Scott More >>

ONE: The Earth Rises

Monday, 28 May 2018, 3:17 pm | Elephant Publicity

Over 50 Performers Combine Maori, Pacific And Chinese Culture To Create Powerful New Dance Story! More >>

Kangaroo: a Love-Hate Story

Thursday, 17 May 2018, 3:29 pm | Elephant Publicity

Directed by Kate McIntyre Clere and Mick McIntyre, this explosive documentary breaks new ground, uncovering an unlikely truth about Australia’s love-hate relationship with its beloved icon, when the award-winning KANGAROO hits New Zealand screens from ... More >>

Message to the Moon

Tuesday, 15 May 2018, 2:05 pm | Elephant Publicity

The video installation LUNAR REFLECTION TRANSMISSION will be bringing the magic of the moon up close and personal for a strictly limited two-day season at the Corbans Estate, Henderson . This giant cinematic experience allows Aucklanders to appreciate ... More >>

Heath Franklin’s Chopper Bogan Jesus: Extra shows added

Thursday, 10 May 2018, 6:17 pm | Elephant Publicity

Touring NZ May – July 2018 – Extra shows added! Due to popular demand extra shows have been added to the Bogan Jesus tour, including new dates in Auckland 11 July and Hamilton 14 July. 9:30PM shows have also been added for Auckland 11 & ... More >>

Help Kiwi Theatre Company to Take Their Lusty Show Offshore

Wednesday, 9 May 2018, 1:16 pm | Elephant Publicity

Multi-award-winning theatre company, A Slightly Isolated Dog are off to make their Edinburgh debut in August, at the biggest Fringe festival in the world! But wait! Before they go, they need to make a pile of cash to pay for it, so they’re heading ... More >>

Internationally Acclaimed Directors Visit Aotearoa

Tuesday, 8 May 2018, 10:20 am | Elephant Publicity

The 13th Annual Doc Edge, International Documentary Film Festival opens this Wednesday 9th May at Wellington’s Roxy Cinema followed by Auckland’s Q Theatre on Wednesday 23rd May, bringing an influx of prestigious directors and documentary subjects from ... More >>

 

 

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