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South Of France – Fiona Pears And Connor Hartley-Hall

Tuesday, 5 January 2021, 2:48 pm | Arts On Tour

Violinist Fiona Pears and guitarist Connor Hartley-Hall share a love of Gypsy jazz. This music was originally made famous by legendary guitarist Django Reinhardt and French virtuoso violinist Stéphane Grappelli, when they formed the 'Quintette du ... More >>

Caitlin And Aro – Captivating Stories And Song

Friday, 13 March 2020, 11:06 am | Arts On Tour

Described as having “…a voice that imagination created”, Caitlin Smith is a mesmerising performer, song-poet and story singer. Legally blind since birth, she is a tireless advocate for accessibility issues and the healing and transformative ... More >>

Loren and Mark in Aotearoa - national tour 15 Oct – 8 Nov

Thursday, 18 September 2014, 2:51 pm | Arts On Tour

Loren Barrigar and Mark Mazengarb share a special musical chemistry seldom found among musicians. Their varied repertoire of original and arranged music has won them countless fans around the world and many awards, including Best Instrumental for ... More >>

Truth and terror –‘Too Far from Heaven’ tour

Friday, 17 January 2014, 12:27 pm | Arts On Tour

It is the night before the executions of two New Zealanders – the notorious Southland ‘baby farmer’, Minnie Dean, and Victor Spencer, shot for desertion during World War 1. Through Verity, the play’s narrator, the two give harrowing accounts of ... More >>

Musicians draw on their Ngai Tahu roots for national tour

Thursday, 29 September 2011, 3:44 pm | Arts On Tour

Poignant stories of the land expressed in song: Performed by Ariana Tikao, Christine White and Mahina-Ina Kaui, three Ngāi Tahu musicians celebrate their shared tribal ancestry with funky grooves, lush harmonies, haunting ballads and textured electronics: ... More >>