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New Dates Confirmed For Some Of Aotearoa’s Finest To Tour Album Based On Katherine Mansfield’s Poetry

Thursday, 8 April 2021, 3:06 pm | Elephant Publicity

Following a postponement due to COVID lockdowns in 2020, the highly anticipated live performance of Mansfield – In Her Own Words has confirmed new 2021 dates. A full complement of top-notch Kiwi musicians will be joined by narrator Miranda ... More >>

Award-winning Series Rūrangi Secures Major Streaming Deals In NZ And USA

Thursday, 11 March 2021, 7:33 am | Elephant Publicity

After capturing the hearts of audiences and critics around the nation and the world, Aotearoa created series Rūrangi has secured a major victory with the news that Season 1 is hitting streaming services both here and abroad – available for streaming ... More >>

Local Theatre Company Makes A Splash With Pool (No Water)!

Monday, 22 February 2021, 2:17 pm | Elephant Publicity

Do you ever think about how all of your friends are more successful than you? Do you ever hate them? Ponder these questions at Pool (No Water) …. <img src="https://img.scoop.co.nz/stories/images/2102/5b0be2574e59b8e50944.jpeg" width="720" height="480"> One Question Theatre presents ... More >>

Get Ready To Discover The Inner Drag Superstars Lurking

Friday, 29 January 2021, 11:04 am | Elephant Publicity

Get Ready To Discover The Inner Drag Superstars Lurking Within Chlöe Swarbrick, Kura Forrester, Aziz Al-sa'afin, And Scott Smart Proudly part of Auckland Live’s Auckland Pride Festival programme , the Dragon’s Diva Den team are ecstatic to ... More >>

Fun In The Sun Continues With Summer In The Square

Wednesday, 13 January 2021, 4:18 pm | Elephant Publicity

Auckland Live’s Summer in the Square is a must-visit destination on the festival circuit this summer. More >>


Thursday, 10 December 2020, 9:07 am | Elephant Publicity

Following a thumbs-up from immigration, Bill Bailey makes Aotearoa his first International touring destination post Covid, announcing a 12-centre 2021 tour of New Zealand. More >>

A Shakespearean Summer Under The Stars

Wednesday, 9 December 2020, 8:25 am | Elephant Publicity

Shoreside Theatre Presents Shakespeare in the Park 2021 Hamlet & Much Ado About Nothing January 23 – February 20, 2021 After the most challenging year in the organisation’s 45-year history, Shoreside Theatre are delighted to welcome ... More >>

No Passports Needed As You Are Transported To The Emerald Isle With A Hint Of Las Vegas

Tuesday, 8 December 2020, 10:54 am | Elephant Publicity

  Base Entertainment presents  CELTICA NZ Tour: March 16-30, 2021 From the producers of the acclaimed Celtic Illusion comes Celtica - a high-octane Irish dance extravaganza! Despite 2020 being a year full of challenges, one thing ... More >>

Raybon Kan Announces Six Centre Live Comedy Tour

Tuesday, 13 October 2020, 8:35 am | Elephant Publicity

Award-winning comic Raybon Kan is delighted to announce a six-centre tour of Raybon …Kan Touch This in October and November. Kan is in top form and is delighted to be able to tour in level one with this finely tuned, turbo-charged (yet environmentally ... More >>

Music Therapy NZ Celebrates Adaptability And Growth In 2020

Tuesday, 8 September 2020, 11:12 am | Elephant Publicity

In a year that has challenged the entire health sector, Music Therapy New Zealand (MThNZ) are delighted to launch their annual awareness campaign, to proudly advocate for vital music therapy services and the highly qualified NZ Registered Music Therapists ... More >>

More Homegrown Heroes Join Line-up for Biggest Comedy Night

Wednesday, 2 September 2020, 2:27 pm | Elephant Publicity

With tickets for the biggest night in comedy flying off the shelves faster than face masks, the New Zealand Comedy Trust are thrilled to add a veritable feast of talented comedians to the line-up for the Best Foods Christmas Comedy Gala . Sending 2020 ... More >>

Waiata Inspired by Aotearoa’s Native Birds

Thursday, 13 August 2020, 9:03 am | Elephant Publicity

In a celebration of Aotearoa’s wildlife, the tales and melodies of our native birds will be translated into unique storytelling waiata by musical duo Aro . The lead single Kōtare is available for streaming and download on all platforms from ... More >>

Doc Edge Takes Over the Civic for a Day

Monday, 10 August 2020, 1:36 pm | Elephant Publicity

To celebrate being able to return to the cinema, Doc Edge and Auckland Live will premiere three extraordinary films at Auckland’s iconic venue, The Civic, on Sunday 30 August, including a free screening of Emmy-nominee The Apollo. More >>

Straight Outta Lockdown: Hurst Is Back In The Herald

Monday, 10 August 2020, 8:18 am | Elephant Publicity

Michael Hurst in Auckland Theatre Company's 2019 production of The Daylight Atheist [photo credit Michael Smith]. Auckland Live presents THE DAYLIGHT ATHEIST With support from Arts On Tour and Auckland Theatre Company Taking on the challenge of the first ... More >>

Unique Theatrical Experiment in Just 15 Minutes

Wednesday, 15 July 2020, 1:06 pm | Elephant Publicity

Bringing together a trio of independent makers of some of Aotearoa’s best theatre, Live Theatre Online is a unique hybrid theatrical event of new New Zealand work. Kicking off on August 9 in Christchurch at Little Andromeda, Live Theatre Online ... More >>

Nz Stars Take To The Stage For An Evening Of Opera & Song

Wednesday, 8 July 2020, 9:01 am | Elephant Publicity

The Auckland Opera Studio Foundation presents The Auckland Opera Studio Gala Concert Border closures have resulted in the rising global careers of Kiwi opera singers Amitai Pati, Eliza Boom, Natasha Wilson, Manase Latu & Benson Wilson being ... More >>

NZ Pride Festivals Join Sensational International Line-up For Global Pride

Friday, 26 June 2020, 8:49 am | Elephant Publicity

Three Pride Festivals from around Aotearoa will celebrate with their international partners on Saturday 27 June as Auckland Pride , Wellington International Pride Parade , and Winter Pride Queenstown join Global Pride – an ambitious online event curated ... More >>

Gender Diverse Community Championed by Film Festival Premier

Tuesday, 23 June 2020, 8:34 am | Elephant Publicity

A series produced by Autonomouse with support from NZ on Air, The New Zealand Film Commission, and NZME Rūrangi Directed by Max Currie Written by Cole Meyers and Oliver Page Produced by Craig Gainsborough; Co-Producers - Cole Meyers, Tweedie Waititi, ... More >>

Timely Call for Unity From Cross-Genre Young Kiwi Band

Friday, 12 June 2020, 8:44 am | Elephant Publicity

After perfecting their rambunctious live show with a busy summer tour schedule, Strangely Arousing have been chipping away behind the scenes on new music. The twenty -something 5-piece collective, hailing from Rotorua are proud to release their latest track ... More >>

Billboard Poetry Brightens City Centres

Friday, 1 May 2020, 7:35 am | Elephant Publicity

Taking poetry to the streets: A local poet’s collection of mirco-poems go macro on billboards across Aotearoa. As New Zealand moves into level 3 of lockdown this week, poet Annabel Hawkins’ words are lighting up the streets of our main cities, ... More >>