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  • Blue Man Group Review

    The international entertainment phenomenon that is the Blue Man Group opened with an extravaganza of a show at Auckland’s Civic Theatre last night. The show itself is an amalgam of percussion, performance art and

    May 26, 2016 • Theatre, What's On • Views: 1138

  • ATC – Polo review

    At the National Party symbol that is SkyCity we watched a play that satirised core National values and the Auckland elite. Auckland Theatre Company’s new production Polo, from Dean Parker,  sees the lives of nine people

    February 15, 2016 • Theatre, What's On • Views: 1288

  • The Phantom of the Opera Review

    Yet again Auckland’s Civic Theatre hosts a classic musical from Lord Lloyd Webber’s back catalogue. Phantom of the Opera is brought to us by The Amici Trust and feels well suited to this historic venue. I was

    February 13, 2016 • Theatre, What's On • Views: 2565

  • Night of the Queer

    Representing the full spectrum of the queer community in a 2 hour show featuring 14 acts is a huge ask, and 2016′s Night of the Queer rises to the challenge with fearless, fabulous flair. MC’d by the deliciously

    February 12, 2016 • What's On • Views: 539

  • Auckland Theatre Awards 2015 Winners

    The Auckland Theatre Awards celebrated their 7th anniversary last night including the formally judged Excellence Awards. The awards were decided on by a panel of 6 judges who were kept secret until the event last night. The

    December 8, 2015 • News, Theatre, What's On • Views: 891

  • Hudson & Halls Live review

    And we’re live! The gloriously camp kitsch kitchen high jinks of Hudson & Halls Live is the latest from Silo Theatre and they’ve definitely cooked this one to perfection. We’re at the Herald Theatre to attend a

    November 11, 2015 • Theatre, What's On • Views: 1021

  • Hiraeth Review

    On the last leg of its New Zealand tour, Hiraeth is now playing in Auckland at the trendy Basement Theatre. The award winning production, supported by British Council NZ and produced by Show Pony is an honest and comedic telling

    November 4, 2015 • Theatre, What's On • Views: 1253

  • Le Noir The Dark Side of Cirque Review

    The Civic theatre stage has been transformed into a cabaret club giving some of the audience the chance to be seated right in the heart of the action providing a unique 360-degree experience. But don’t worry wherever you are

    November 2, 2015 • Theatre, What's On • Views: 892

  • Short + Sweet Festival: Song and Cabaret

    In its last week of performances the Short + Sweet festival wraps up with the song and cabaret themes to the 10 minute enactments; tonight saw six more acts battling it out to be featured in the Gala Final. Kicking off the

    September 26, 2015 • Music, Theatre, What's On • Views: 975

  • All Your Wants and Needs Fulfilled Forever Review

    Award winning Wellington theatre company The PlayGround Collective presents their newest production ‘All Your Wants and Needs Fulfilled Forever’ at the Q Theatre. Walking into The Loft at the Q Theatre you are always

    September 10, 2015 • Theatre, What's On • Views: 836