Auckland Theatre Editor Sam Brooks selects the year’s best plays and performances.
The cinematic year as remembered by our editors and contributors.
Thoughts on how (and how not) to be a cinephile in New Zealand. Also, the year in unknown pleasures.
The Court Theatre takes on “The Funniest Show on the Planet.”
An encounter with Keira Knightley at the Toronto International Film Festival.
Ahead of WOMAD 2015, trumpeter and guitarist Mike ‘McDuck’ Olson on recording, going viral, Motown, and the end of a year-long tour.
On the aesthetic asceticism of Pawel Pawlikowski’s formally brilliant film.
Shihad’s Jon Toogood is still New Zealand’s best frontman.
The Basement hosts a brilliant, boundary-pushing piece of theatre; plus, their annual Christmas show.
Theatre as a fresh, entertaining, playful fieldtrip aboard a bus.
Celebrating the late, great German media artist, critic, editor, and curator; plus, notes on East Timor’s first ever feature film.