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Kita Dig Deep During Lockdown, Announce Tiny Concert At San Fran

Tuesday, 12 October 2021, 5:01 pm | Elephant Publicity

Image credit: DIG DEEP music video, KITA, Dir. Kelly Gilbride. Wellington-based synth-pop trio KITA are emerging from Aotearoa’s lockdowns ready to reconnect with audiences. The trio are set to release a new visual for album track DIG DEEP, and ... More >>

Tune-in These School Holidays!

Wednesday, 29 September 2021, 2:26 pm | Elephant Publicity

TU MEKE TUNE IN Brought to you by Tu Meke Tūī , PANNZ and Arts Front . Adapted from the popular children's book by Malcolm Clarke , original artwork by Flox . <img src="https://img.scoop.co.nz/stories/images/2109/89ae08fe96471c88b90d.jpeg" ... More >>

Chaos Of The Modern World Balanced By Ancient Myth In New Work From Performance Art Powerhouse

Tuesday, 28 September 2021, 9:58 am | Elephant Publicity

Rituals of Destruction by Alexa Wilson Presented in partnership with Auckland Live and TinyFest <img src="https://img.scoop.co.nz/stories/images/2109/34e282a5a850202a98df.jpeg" width="720" height="377"> Tapping into the unique ability ... More >>

A Peek Inside The Christchurch Internet Troll Agency

Monday, 27 September 2021, 10:56 am | Elephant Publicity

Kōwhai Collab and The Outlook for Someday present A PEEK INSIDE THE CHRISTCHURCH INTERNET TROLL AGENCY Through a family connection, our documentary crew were granted special access into the Christchurch branch of the top-secret Social Cyberspace Agency ... More >>

Pet Day

Wednesday, 22 September 2021, 11:08 am | Elephant Publicity

<img src="https://img.scoop.co.nz/stories/images/2109/3232b7075c88c32543d5.jpeg" width="720" height="405"> Pet Day is a short-drama written and directed by young filmmaker Ruby Harris and produced by Stephanie Escalante . ... More >>

A Fracking Tour Of Taranaki

Monday, 20 September 2021, 3:35 pm | Elephant Publicity

Despite the Government’s pledge to be net carbon zero by 2050, onshore fossil gas exploration and production continues in the Taranaki region. A Fracking Tour of Taranaki is a short documentary highlighting an environmental catastrophe persisting ... More >>

Taiao: A Nonverbal Documentary Experience

Wednesday, 15 September 2021, 3:26 pm | Elephant Publicity

The Outlook for Someday and Te & Kaponga Pictures present TAIAO WHAKATAUKĪ Whatungarongaro te tangata, toitu te whenua As people disappear from sight, the land remains TAIAO explores how we as a multicultural people use Aotearoa’s natural ... More >>

Bringing The Conversation Of Gender Diversity Onto Our Marae

Monday, 13 September 2021, 4:19 pm | Elephant Publicity

When Takatāpui character, Blayke, is called to return home to their marae, they are faced with a decision: do they return as their full authentic self, or do they hide who they truly are for the comfort of their whānau? He Takatāpui Ahau is a ... More >>

Filipino Film Makes History And Tugs On Heartstrings

Wednesday, 8 September 2021, 11:23 am | Elephant Publicity

The Outlook for Someday and Te & Kuya Collaborative (TKC) present MEKENI MEKENI is a groundbreaking short film, proudly presenting an authentic Filipino immigrant story, and claiming screen history as Aotearoa’s first short film in Kapampangan-Filipino More >>

NZTrio Announce New Dates For Cumulus Concerts

Tuesday, 31 August 2021, 4:00 pm | Elephant Publicity

NZTrio [L-R] Amalia Hall, Somi Kim, Ashley Brown (photo credit: James Davies). NZTrio is delighted to confirm that the full run of their Cumulus concerts have now been successfully rescheduled for October. New Cumulus dates: FRIDAY, OCTOBER 1st, 7PM ... More >>

Someday Stories Empower Young Makers To Find Their Voice

Friday, 27 August 2021, 9:00 am | Elephant Publicity

The fifth series of Someday Stories, a creative development platform for emerging filmmakers, is set to launch on Wednesday 8 September More >>

World Class Master Of Physical Comedy Comes Home

Tuesday, 17 August 2021, 9:24 am | Elephant Publicity

World renowned physical theatre and contemporary circus performer Thomas Monckton returns home to Aotearoa with his one man show The Artist, blending physical theatre, dynamic clowning, and outrageously funny storytelling. Adding to the already impressive ... More >>

New Works Spring To The Stage For 2021 Kōanga Festival

Monday, 16 August 2021, 12:51 pm | Elephant Publicity

After a return to the stage in 2021 to premiere four brand-new productions, Te Pou Theatre are proud to welcome audiences back to their annual Kōanga Festival – a celebration of Māori storytelling, centered on their celebrated emerging playwright ... More >>

Special Screening Of Award-winning Kiwi Film 'High Tide Don’t Hide' At Māngere Arts Centre, South Auckland, 12 August

Thursday, 5 August 2021, 3:44 pm | Elephant Publicity

Photo Credit: @Matt.Illey The Doc Edge Festival continues at the home of Māori and Pasifika visual and performing arts with a fully booked Doc Edge Schools programme screening the four most popular films from the festival’s student programme. There’s ... More >>

Ultimate Collision Of Form Brings Zombies And Cinema To Silo

Tuesday, 3 August 2021, 10:29 am | Elephant Publicity

Silo Theatre is bringing an exhilarating collision of cinema, theatre, and music to the iconic Hollywood Avondale, teaming up with Jumpboard Productions to present their most ambitious Live Live Cinema project yet - an immersive live experience ... More >>

Massive Company Return With Work Exploring The Importance Of Family

Friday, 30 July 2021, 12:00 pm | Elephant Publicity

Massive Company presents HALF OF THE SKY Written by Lennie James, in collaboration with Massive Company <img src="https://img.scoop.co.nz/stories/images/2107/7d5e0ca41d0df0b3e686.jpeg" width="720" height="360">   After a hugely successful ... More >>

9 Workshops. 6 Awesome Tutors. 4 Guest Speakers. 3 Coffee Breaks. 1 Special Panel Discussion: Writefest 2021

Wednesday, 28 July 2021, 2:01 pm | Elephant Publicity

Announcing the inaugural WRITEFEST - a craft-focused writing event for established and aspiring writers. 2021 will be the first outing of this new initiative, which offers writers of all experience levels a chance to hear from writing professionals ... More >>

Experimental Feminist Powerhouses Julia Croft And Nisha Madhan Return With New Work

Tuesday, 13 July 2021, 9:08 am | Elephant Publicity

Aotearoa’s leading subversive and anarchic feminist theatremakers Julia Croft and Nisha Madhan return with a new boundary pushing collaboration that examines the relationships between our bodies and the world around us. A solo performance from ... More >>

Kiwi Comedy’s Bright Stars Bring The Last Laughs To Auckland This Week

Thursday, 17 June 2021, 5:27 pm | Elephant Publicity

Brynley Stent, winner of the Billy T Award, and Eli Matthewson, winner of the Fred Award, at the 2021 Electric Kiwi Last Laughs. Photo credit: Jinki Cambronero The New Zealand Comedy Trust are celebrating a blockbuster year of the very best in local ... More >>

Waihoroi Shortland Joins The Cast Of Award-winning Play To Honour The Centenary Of Bruce Mason’s Birth

Thursday, 17 June 2021, 4:39 pm | Elephant Publicity

Stepping into the role played by George Henare and Rawiri Paratene, renowned actor, broadcaster, writer and cultural advisor Waihoroi Shortland (Ngāti Hine) takes the role of Werihe in the award-winning production of Te Pō . Celebrating the centenary ... More >>