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World’s Leading Magicians on Stage in NZ in October

Wednesday, 6 September 2017, 9:24 am | SWPR

Five of the world’s leading magicians come to New Zealand in October performing a show mixing the quirky, the skills and the strange in a world of the impossible. More >>

World's Leading Magicians on Stage in NZ in October

Monday, 3 July 2017, 11:06 am | SWPR

Five of the world’s leading magicians come to New Zealand in October performing a show mixing the quirky, the skills and the strange in a world of the impossible. More >>

Andy Griffith’s Bestseller Comes to Life

Monday, 24 April 2017, 10:38 am | SWPR

13-Storeys of Fun as Andy Griffith’s Bestseller Comes to Life on Tour in April And May More >>

British Pianist Kathryn Stott Performs in Wellington in May

Monday, 24 April 2017, 9:27 am | SWPR

Grammy Award winning British pianist Kathryn Stott comes to Wellington in May as part of her first national tour in Chamber Music New Zealand’s Kaleidoscopes 2017 Season. More >>

Event Listings February 2017 to May 2017

Tuesday, 31 January 2017, 3:14 pm | SWPR

RAGGAMUFFIN X Raggamuffin X marks the 10th anniversary of New Zealand's premier reggae festival and the end of an era with the announcement that this will be the last Raggamuffin festival. This year's festival features a pure reggae line-up to ... More >>

Award-Winning Theatre Tells Domestic Violence Stories

Thursday, 1 September 2016, 9:14 am | SWPR

Tikapa Productions’ award-winning play Not In Our Neighbourhood is heading to three South Island cities in September. More >>

Engelbert Humperdinck Live in New Zealand

Thursday, 21 July 2016, 10:16 am | SWPR

International music legend Engelbert Humperdinck returns to New Zealand for a six centre tour performing in Auckland, Napier, New Plymouth, Wellington, Christchurch and Dunedin in August and September. More >>

Masters of Soul and Funk Perform One Night Only in Auckland

Tuesday, 12 July 2016, 4:18 pm | SWPR

Sensational 10-piece American soul funk band Tower of Power come to New Zealand in October for one show only. More >>

St Petersburg Ballet Theatre Returns to NZ After 15 Years

Tuesday, 28 June 2016, 11:42 am | SWPR

For the first time in more than 15 years, the internationally acclaimed St Petersburg Ballet Theatre returns to New Zealand in December 2016 to present their full-length classic production of the world’s most loved ballet, Tchaikovsky’s Swan Lake ... More >>

Iconic NZ Songs Reinvented as Jazz For One Night Only

Friday, 6 May 2016, 10:14 am | SWPR

Four favourite New Zealand singers perform 19 iconic Kiwi pop songs reinvented as world-class jazz, in ALCHEMY for one night only in Auckland in May. More >>

SWPR Event Listings April-July 2016

Wednesday, 13 April 2016, 2:33 pm | SWPR

Flashdance -The Musical takes over The Civic this month, heading to NZ direct from the US / Chamber Music New Zealand tours feature Les Talens Lyriques, Enso String Quartet and Michael Hill International Violin Competition winner Suyeon Kang while ... More >>

The White Guitar On Stage in Wellington and Auckland

Tuesday, 15 March 2016, 3:49 pm | SWPR

“The White Guitar is the best and most affecting piece of theatre I have seen, hands down, for a long time.” – Theatreview More >>

Karate Kid’s Daughter Plays Lead in Flashdance - The Musical

Tuesday, 8 March 2016, 12:24 pm | SWPR

New York dancer and actor Julia Macchio will play the lead role of Alex Owens in FLASHDANCE – THE MUSICAL in Auckland next month. More >>

Echo Festival To Feature More Than 40 acts in January

Wednesday, 28 October 2015, 9:44 am | SWPR

An inner city exploration of music across two days in January at Vector Arena and surrounds More >>

Ground-Breaking Witi Ihimaera Play

Tuesday, 27 October 2015, 1:04 pm | SWPR

Courage and loyalty are tested in a ground-breaking new play from acclaimed New Zealand writer Witi Ihimaera. More >>

McLaren Valley Music & Arts Festival is moving to Auckland

Thursday, 15 October 2015, 2:24 pm | SWPR

The new music and arts festival featuring headline acts including Disclosure, The Flaming Lips and Alison Wonderland, was scheduled to be held from January 10-12 at McLaren Falls Park near Tauranga, Bay of Plenty. More >>

Rockers The Dead Daisies release new album

Monday, 28 September 2015, 11:09 am | SWPR

Rockers The Dead Daisies release new album Revolución ahead of October concert in Auckland More >>

Original Ukulele Orchestra returns to NZ in November

Thursday, 17 September 2015, 8:50 am | SWPR

Seven ukuleles, 14 hands, 28 strings, 16 million minutes, one billion seconds … The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain returns to New Zealand in November to celebrate ’30 Plucking Years’. More >>

Vienna Piano Trio Performs Wellington Concert in October

Thursday, 17 September 2015, 8:48 am | SWPR

Be transported to Vienna, the home of chamber music, for a captivating musical experience with three of Europe’s most noted leading musicians, the Vienna Piano Trio. For the first time in more than a decade, the Vienna Piano Trio returns to New Zealand ... More >>

Modern Māori Quartet Wins Award and Heads to Hawai'i

Wednesday, 16 September 2015, 9:59 am | SWPR

The acclaimed Modern Māori Quartet is riding a wave of success picking up a performance award on their recent Asian tour, selling out performances at Christchurch Arts Festival and confirming a season in Honolulu, Hawai’i. More >>





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