A review of National Theatre Live’s production of Michael Morpurgo’s powerful war story for the stage.
An interview with passionate American actor Denis O’Hare, seen recently on stage in An Iliad, and on screen in Dallas Buyers Club.
Highlights and images from Taranaki’s 10th annual WOMAD festival.
Previously at the Wellington Film Society: part one of the Nicholas Roeg season.
At the Alliance Française French Film Festival, a new film by Sylvain Chomet, plus the journey of George Méliès’s iconic 1902 fantasy, from inception to restoration.
A review of two courageous new works by choreographer and theatre artist Lemi Ponifasio at the New Zealand Festival.
Further hits and misses from the New Zealand Fringe Festival 2014. Reviews by ALICE MAY CONNOLLY, JONATHAN PRICE, MICHAEL BOYES, SAMUEL PHILLIPS.
Bullet Heart Club’s superlative Kiwi romance, sung to a ‘mix tape’ of New Zealand’s greatest hits.
Ryan Richards’s rambunctious scout adventure at Basement Theatre.
Reflections on the musicians, artists, and communities behind the unique Old Hall Gigs project.
A review of National Theatre Live’s production of Shakespeare’s searing political tragedy, featuring Tom Hiddleston and Mark Gatiss.
Previously at the Wellington Film Society: Louis Malle’s looney Parisian romp, and the carnage beneath its silly surface.
On Rebecca Macfie’s eye-opening account of the Pike River Mine tragedy and her recent discussion of the book at New Zealand Festival Writers Week.
A review of Yo La Tengo and Frente Cumbiero in concert at the New Zealand Festival.
A review of Denis O’Hare and Lisa Peterson’s powerful one-man show based on Homer’s Iliad at the New Zealand Festival.
Australian playwright Tahli Corin’s contemporary urban mystery comes to Auckland’s Basement Theatre.
Hip hop duo Macklemore and Ryan Lewis make a triumphant return to New Zealand.
A review of Alison Bechdel’s New Zealand Festival Writers Week session.
A review of Ursula Martinez’s hilarious and thought-provoking solo show at the New Zealand Festival.
Red Leap Theatre’s highly anticipated new work .