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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 >>

A Call To Listen To Papa-Tū-ā-Nuku The Earthmother

Monday, 14 June 2021, 4:13 pm | Elephant Publicity

In perhaps her most spectacular work to date, choreographer Merenia Gray is taking on the complexities of inter-generational relationships, the art of karanga and the escalation of climate change in her new multi-disciplinary work, Karanga , funded ... More >>

Titans Of Comedy Team Up For Two Nights Only At Skycity

Tuesday, 25 May 2021, 9:10 am | Elephant Publicity

Hot on the heels of the New Zealand International Comedy Festival , four local legends bring their best jokes to SkyCity Theatre for two nights only on June 19 & 20 for The Great Comedy Heist . For one weekend, four of our very best stand-ups ... More >>

2021 Fred Award Finalists Announced

Saturday, 22 May 2021, 4:04 pm | Elephant Publicity

This year’s FRED Award judges have chosen three finalists to compete at tomorrow’s final festival showcase, Electric Kiwi Last Laughs. The FRED, one of the highest commendations in our comedy industry, is awarded to the Best New Zealand Show in ... More >>

Dive Into The Words Of Te-moana-nui-a-kiwa With Upu At Circa Theatre

Friday, 21 May 2021, 8:39 am | Elephant Publicity

Making its Wellington debut as part of the Kia Mau Festival, the highly acclaimed UPU takes over the Circa stage with Oceania’s most electrifying poetry, performed by a star-studded cast from 15-19 June . <img src="https://img.scoop.co.nz/stories/images/2105/f2404c0dc9df104015af.jpeg" ... More >>

Skycity Transforms Into The City That Never Sleeps For One Night Only

Thursday, 20 May 2021, 4:16 pm | Elephant Publicity

For one night only, a group of New Zealand’s finest musicians are bringing The Fillmore East to Auckland’s very own SkyCity Theatre on Friday June 11. Walk through the doors of SkyCity and experience the best of the New York music scene, when the ... More >>

SIX60 Sweep Up The Lion’s Share At 2021’s Vision Feast Awards

Thursday, 20 May 2021, 1:02 pm | Elephant Publicity

On Friday, May 14, some of Aotearoa’s film industry independent visionaries descended on Auckland’s Academy Cinemas for New Zealand's Vision Feast Film Festival 2021 Awards . Winners from across the globe, from New Zealand, Japan, Norway and more, ... More >>

Powerhouse Wāhine Light Up The Auckland Stage For Matariki

Wednesday, 12 May 2021, 3:31 pm | Elephant Publicity

Cian Parker performs Sorry For Your Loss. Photo Credit: Kelsey Scott This Matariki, two inspiring and very different solo performances come together for a double bill that showcases wāhine Māori artists from opposite ends of Aotearoa. Playwright ... More >>

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 >>