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Ed Byrne Brings Tragicomedy To Toitoi!

Tuesday, 27 February 2024, 7:58 pm | Toitoi - Hawkes Bay Arts And Events Centre

From the quote attributed to Mark Twain, humour is defined as Tragedy Plus Time – and also the name of Ed Byrne’s latest stand-up show. During this year's Laugh Your A** Off comedy festival, come and join Irish comedian and Mock the Week regular, ... More >>

Toitoi Wins Two National Industry Awards

Thursday, 30 November 2023, 1:48 pm | Toitoi - Hawkes Bay Arts And Events Centre

Earlier this week Toitoi – Hawke’s Bay Arts & Events Centre won two national event industry venue awards, in recognition of their commitment to the Hastings and Hawke’s Bay community, and its work towards creating career pathways in the ... More >>

UK Comedian Bill Bailey Adds Second Toitoi Show

Friday, 27 October 2023, 11:19 am | Toitoi - Hawkes Bay Arts And Events Centre

British comedian Bill Bailey returns to Aotearoa-New Zealand next week, but before he lands on our fair shores for the second time since the pandemic, he’s adding a second Hastings show to his already packed national tour schedule. More >>

This Is Not Waiting For Godot...

Friday, 16 June 2023, 2:38 pm | Toitoi - Hawkes Bay Arts And Events Centre

This is Waiting for Waiting for Godot : A comedy about boredom that’s anything but boring. Two hapless understudies wait to go on in a production of Samuel Beckett’s iconic ‘Waiting for Godot’, but will their time ever come? As they occupy their ... More >>

Laugh Your A** Off Comedy Festival Returns To Toitoi!

Friday, 9 June 2023, 11:34 am | Toitoi - Hawkes Bay Arts And Events Centre

We know winter can seem dire at times, with shorter days and the weather to contend with. With this in mind, Toitoi will bring the metaphorical HEAT this July in the form of the cheekiest comedy festival the region has seen since last year's Laugh ... More >>

Toitoi Hosts Free Whānau Theatre Shows In Wake Of Cyclone Gabrielle

Tuesday, 4 April 2023, 1:52 am | Toitoi - Hawkes Bay Arts And Events Centre

There will be two free shows of The Worm, by Carl and Peter Bland and presented by Nightsong theatre company, at Toitoi Opera House on April 29. Tickets are available from today, Monday, April 3. Photo/SUPPLIED STORY STARTS: It’s been a tough couple ... More >>

Just When You Thought You'd Missed Out...

Friday, 20 January 2023, 2:44 pm | Toitoi - Hawkes Bay Arts And Events Centre

<img src="https://img.scoop.co.nz/stories/images/2301/81cb90cf793d9fa4abf8.jpeg" width="720" height="310"> We're all so excited about Jimmy Carr coming to Toitoi next week! And, in superb news for the many of you who've told ... More >>

Penny Ashton Returns With Promise & Promiscuity!

Friday, 4 November 2022, 10:10 am | Toitoi - Hawkes Bay Arts And Events Centre

<img src="https://img.scoop.co.nz/stories/images/2211/dd3d59b8f489c5b3e95c.jpeg" width="720" height="310"> It is a truth universally acknowledged that a person in possession of a good fortune must be in want of... a darn good laugh!And ... More >>

Get Ready To Laugh Your Mask Off

Friday, 1 July 2022, 12:40 pm | Toitoi - Hawkes Bay Arts And Events Centre

It’s been a long year. A long few years, actually, and everyone is in need of a bit of a laugh, which is why Toitoi – Hawke’s Bay Arts & Events Centre has got together with their friends at Common Room, Spaceship and the Hawke’s Bay ... More >>

Tahi Festival & Toitoi Present Whānau

Friday, 3 June 2022, 7:27 pm | Toitoi - Hawkes Bay Arts And Events Centre

"Whānau is a rich and profound experience." - John Smythe, Theatreview Following a sell-out season at the 2021 TAHI Festival, TAHI and Toitoi present Whānau. Directed by Sally Richards and Kerryn Palmer, Whānau is an energised, hour-long ... More >>

Headline: Bret McKenzie Announces Songs Without Jokes Show At Toitoi

Thursday, 12 May 2022, 11:09 am | Toitoi - Hawkes Bay Arts And Events Centre

Bret McKenzie — whom you know from such modern musical treasures as comedy duo Flight of the Conchords, the Muppets movie reboots and other ace family friendly soundtracks, Lord of the Rings fan blogs, guest songs for The Simpsons , cycling ... More >>

Bret McKenzie Announces Songs Without Jokes Show At Toitoi!

Thursday, 12 May 2022, 6:31 am | Toitoi - Hawkes Bay Arts And Events Centre

Tickets on sale next Friday, May 20. But you'll get exclusive early access next week, so keep your eyes peeled! Bret McKenzie — whom you know from such modern musical treasures as comedy duo Flight of the Conchords, the Muppets movie reboots ... More >>

Chamber Music New Zealand Returns To Toitoi With The Seasons

Tuesday, 10 May 2022, 7:07 pm | Toitoi - Hawkes Bay Arts And Events Centre

Experience The Four Seasons - reimagined German-born British composer Max Richter takes us on a journey through his re-imagined landscape of Vivaldi’s pictorial masterpiece The Four Seasons . “The Four Seasons is something we all carry around ... More >>

Toitoi launches its first audience survey

Wednesday, 1 September 2021, 8:55 am | Toitoi - Hawkes Bay Arts And Events Centre

 Lockdown may have slowed down the flow of events at Toitoi – Hawke’s Bay Arts & Events Centre, but that hasn’t stopped the Hastings venue from launching its first audience survey. The survey, which launched last night  aims to gather ... More >>

First Audio Described Chamber Music Concert At Toitoi

Friday, 19 February 2021, 3:50 pm | Toitoi - Hawkes Bay Arts And Events Centre

Chamber Music New Zealand’s concert at Toitoi next month will bring with it a visual and sonic feast, designed to be enjoyed by everyone from the Hawke’s Bay community, including those who are blind or vision impaired. For the first time, ... More >>

Bill Bailey Is Coming - Easter 2021!

Tuesday, 15 December 2020, 7:05 pm | Toitoi - Hawkes Bay Arts And Events Centre

Bill Bailey! At Toitoi! In April! Can you tell we're excited? The legendary and hilarious Bill Bailey is coming to Toitoi next year. That's right, folks, he's going through quarantine for us! He's performing in the Opera House on Saturday, April ... More >>

See New Zealand's iconic actors on stage...

Friday, 11 December 2020, 9:01 am | Toitoi - Hawkes Bay Arts And Events Centre

We are absolutely delighted to announce our next Venue Consortium show, brought to you in partnership with Auckland Theatre Company. More >>

Community Christmas Comes To Toitoi

Wednesday, 25 November 2020, 3:57 pm | Toitoi - Hawkes Bay Arts And Events Centre

Toitoi’s Santa Claus, in his grotto, entertaining hundreds of local school kids on Tuesday morning. The community is invited to meet Santa at Toitoi this festive season. Photo/ SUPPLIED Toitoi – Hawke’s Bay Arts & Events will celebrate ... More >>

Headline: Artists Collaborate To Share Stories Of Heretaunga

Thursday, 12 November 2020, 3:33 pm | Toitoi - Hawkes Bay Arts And Events Centre

Later this month, 13 artists with connections to Hastings-Heretaunga will share stories of our people, place, culture and identity in three free events created specifically to showcase brand new local work. Called Heretaunga Stories, the three shows were ... More >>

Poets Celebrate NZ Poet Laureate David Eggleton

Friday, 18 September 2020, 5:47 am | Toitoi - Hawkes Bay Arts And Events Centre

Join us for a great night out with New Zealand Poet Laureate David Eggleton, together with poets Michael O'Leary, Jenny Powell, Kay McKenzie Cooke, and Marty Smith. Be moved by the raw experience of poetry read aloud... Poets' Night Out is a celebratory ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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