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  • The Ugly Ducking

    Khandallah Park, Wellington
    Sat 23 Feb, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
    Sun 24 Feb, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
    When: 2019-02-23 14:30:00 --- 2019-03-03 14:30:00
    Where: Woodmancote Rd, Khandallah, Wellington
    Restrictions: All Ages
    Category: Theatre
    Ticket:
      Free

    Summary: An hour of entertainment for all the family with colourful characters, catchy tunes and lots of laughs. The Ugly Duckling is KAT's 20th 'play in the park' opening 23rd February at 2.30 after the Khandallah Park's 100th ...see more


  • Elling

    Court Theatre, Christchurch
    Sat 23 Feb, 7:30pm
    Mon 25 Feb, 6:30pm
    When: 2019-02-23 19:30:00 --- 2019-03-16 23:59:59
    Where: Bernard St, Addington, Christchurch
    Restrictions: M
    Category: Theatre
    Ticket:
    • Adult -- $63.00
    • Senior (65+) -- $56.00
    • Supporter -- $54.00
    • Group (6+) -- $53.00
    • 30 Below -- $30.00

    Summary: Elling is anxious. Always. He also suffers from neurotic tendencies, has bouts of dizziness and prefers not to go outdoors. Kjell Barne is in his forties and a career virgin. He is a gentle giant, fiercely loyal and ...see more


  • Choose Your Own Adventure

    Nathan Homestead - Manurewa Arts Centre, Manurewa, Auckland
    Sat 23 Feb, 10:30am - 11:30am
    Sun 24 Feb, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
    When: 2019-02-23 10:30:00 --- 2019-02-24 16:00:00
    Where: 70 Hill Rd, Manurewa, Auckland
    Restrictions: All Ages
    Category: Theatre
    Ticket:
    • General Admission Free

    Summary: This show is just like those Choose Your Own Adventure/You Choose/You Decide books except that it's a show and not a book! The show is completely improvised so what happens will entirely depend on what you (if ...see more


  • Olive Copperbottom

    Hamilton Gardens, Hamilton, Waikato
    Fri 22 Feb, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
    Sat 23 Feb, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
    When: 2019-02-22 19:00:00 --- 2019-02-23 20:15:00
    Where: Cobham Drive, SH1, Hamilton, Waikato
    Restrictions: All Ages
    Category: Theatre
    Ticket:
    • General Admission -- $38.00
    • Concession -- $35.00

    Summary: Penny Ashton presents a dickensian tale of love, gin and the pox. Following the delicate global sold out successes of Promise and Promiscuity, festival favourite Penny Ashton swaps Austen for Dickens and brings ...see more


  • SNORT

    The Basement, CBD, Auckland
    Fri 8 Feb, 10:00pm
    Fri 15 Feb, 10:00pm
    When: 2019-02-08 22:00:00 --- 2019-03-29 23:59:59
    Where: Lower Greys Avenue, CBD, Auckland
    Restrictions: All Ages
    Category: Theatre
    Ticket:
    • Adult -- $15.00
    • Concession -- $12.00

    Summary: Late night improv like you’ve never seen before. “One of the funniest nights in Auckland.” – gatherandhunt.co.nz Snort is the show that’s quickly redefining Auckland’s comedy scene. Bringing together ...see more


  • The Case of Katherine Mansfield

    Hamilton Gardens, Hamilton, Waikato
    Sat 23 Feb, 7:30pm - 9:20pm
    Sun 24 Feb, 7:30pm - 9:20pm
    When: 2019-02-23 19:30:00 --- 2019-02-24 21:20:00
    Where: Cobham Drive, SH1, Hamilton, Waikato
    Restrictions: M
    Category: Theatre
    Ticket:
    • General Admission -- $25.00
    • Concession -- $22.00

    Summary: “Risk… Risk anything!” Mansfield is acknowledged as one of New Zealand’s most influential writers. Her views on the world around her and of a woman’s place in it are as poignant and relevant today as they ...see more


  • He Piko He Taniwha

    Hamilton Gardens, Hamilton, Waikato
    Wed 27 Feb, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
    Thu 28 Feb, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
    When: 2019-02-27 18:00:00 --- 2019-02-28 19:00:00
    Where: Cobham Drive, SH1, Hamilton, Waikato
    Restrictions: All Ages
    Category: Ethnic, Multicultural
    Ticket:
    • General Admission -- $25.00
    • Concession -- $22.00

    Summary: A unique opportunity to experience traditional and contemporary Māori performing arts and music. Overlooking the mighty Waikato River, this electrifying showcase features some of the Waikato’s top performers. ...see more


  • Akakite Mai Itaau Tua - Tell Me A Story

    Hamilton Gardens, Hamilton, Waikato
    Sat 23 Feb, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
    When: 2019-02-23 18:00:00 --- 2019-02-23 19:00:00
    Where: Cobham Drive, SH1, Hamilton, Waikato
    Restrictions: R6
    Category: Ethnic, Multicultural
    Ticket:
    • General Admission -- $25.00
    • Concession -- $20.00
    • Family -- $75.00

    Summary: Local creative dynamos, composer Jeremy Mayall and writer/director Benny Marama, team up to tell the story of Benny’s parents as they fall in love, emigrate to Aotearoa, separate and find each other again. Weaving ...see more


  • Pianist Lawrence Axelrod Presents Journeys

    Central City Library, CBD, Auckland
    Sun 24 Feb, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
    When: 2019-02-24 14:00:00 --- 2019-02-24 15:00:00
    Where: 44-46 Lorne St, CBD, Auckland
    Restrictions: All Ages
    Category: Classical Music
    Ticket:
      Free

    Summary: Auckland Libraries is delighted to present American pianist and composer Lawrence Axelrod in a concert exploring the theme of "Journeys". Encompassing works from America, Europe, and New Zealand he will conclude with ...see more


  • The Space Between

    Auckland Town Hall - Great Hall, CBD, Auckland
    Tue 19 Feb, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
    Wed 20 Feb, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
    When: 2019-02-19 19:00:00 --- 2019-02-24 19:00:00
    Where: 303 Queen St, CBD, Auckland
    Restrictions: All Ages
    Category: Theatre
    Ticket:
    • General Admission -- $15.00

    Summary: I see you, you see me. I see you, you (don’t) see me. I (don’t) see you, you (don’t) see me. The Space Between is a multi space, multi disciplinary work that explores the themes of connection and ...see more


  • Opera at Twilight

    Hamilton Gardens, Hamilton, Waikato
    Wed 27 Feb, 7:30pm - 9:20pm
    Thu 28 Feb, 7:30pm - 9:20pm
    When: 2019-02-27 19:30:00 --- 2019-02-28 21:20:00
    Where: Cobham Drive, SH1, Hamilton, Waikato
    Restrictions: All Ages
    Category: Opera
    Ticket:
    • General Admission -- $38.00
    • Concession -- $35.00

    Summary: Following sell-out concerts in previous years, Opera Brava have put together a new programme of highlights from some of the world’s most loved operas. This will feature works by beloved composers such as Bellini, ...see more


  • NZ Herald Premier Series: Beethoven's Triple

    Auckland Town Hall - Great Hall, CBD, Auckland
    Thu 28 Feb, 8:00pm - 10:00pm
    When: 2019-02-28 20:00:00 --- 2019-02-28 22:00:00
    Where: 303 Queen St, CBD, Auckland
    Restrictions: All Ages
    Category: Classical Music
    Ticket:
    • A Reserve -- $89.00
    • B Reserve -- $69.00
    • C Reserve -- $52.00
    • Premier -- $110.00

    Summary: Conductor: Giordano Bellincampi Violin: Tianwa Yang Cello: Gabriel Schwabe Piano: Nicholas Rimmer Beethoven: Triple Concerto Bruckner: Symphony No.7 The conductor Bruno Walter once said that ‘Mahler was ...see more


  • Tide Waits For No Man: Episode Grace

    The Basement, CBD, Auckland
    Tue 19 Feb, 6:30pm
    Wed 20 Feb, 6:30pm
    When: 2019-02-19 18:30:00 --- 2019-02-23 23:59:59
    Where: Lower Greys Avenue, CBD, Auckland
    Restrictions: All Ages
    Category: Theatre
    Ticket:
    • Full Price -- $30.00
    • Concession -- $27.00
    • Cheap Wednesday -- $25.00

    Summary: When her Ye-Ye falls ill back home, Grace (雅安) fights with the hard truths that flood to the surface. Told through paintings, shadow and puppetry, Grace must reconcile an ancient culture’s influence on a ...see more


  • Classical Journey

    Michael Fowler Centre, Wellington
    Wed 27 Feb, 7:30pm
    When: 2019-02-27 19:30:00 --- 2019-02-27 23:59:59
    Where: 111 Wakefield Street, Wellington
    Restrictions: All Ages
    Category: Classical Music
    Ticket:
      Free

    Summary: Hamish McKeich Conductor Rossini Overture to L’Italiana in Algeri (The Italian in Algiers) Haydn Symphony No. 104 in D major, Hob. 1/104 London Prokofiev Symphony No. 1 in D major, Op. 25 Classical Symphony Brahms ...see more


  • Toil and Trouble: CANCELLED

    Q Theatre, CBD, Auckland
    Tue 19 Feb, 9:45pm - 10:45pm
    Wed 20 Feb, 9:45pm - 10:45pm
    When: 2019-02-19 21:45:00 --- 2019-02-23 22:45:00
    Where: 305 Queen Street, CBD, Auckland
    Restrictions: R18
    Category: Theatre
    Ticket:
    • General Admission -- $25.00
    • Students/Unwaged -- $20.00

    Summary: ***Unfortunately due to unforeseen circumstances the Auckland Fringe Festival season of Toil and Trouble at Q Theatre has been cancelled. We apologise for any disappointment that this may cause you. Q Theatre will be ...see more


  • Yes Yes Yes

    Hamilton Gardens, Hamilton, Waikato
    Wed 27 Feb, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
    Thu 28 Feb, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
    When: 2019-02-27 18:30:00 --- 2019-02-28 14:30:00
    Where: Cobham Drive, SH1, Hamilton, Waikato
    Restrictions: R14
    Category: Theatre
    Ticket:
    • General Admission -- $25.00
    • Concession -- $20.00
    • Matinee -- $12.50

    Summary: Let’s talk about consent. Jane and Josh like each other. Karin and Tom do too. They might be at two separate parties, but their stories are identical. Until they really aren’t. Part confession, part ...see more


  • The Widor Project - The Complete Symphonies for Organ

    Wellington Cathedral of St Paul, Wellington
    Fri 1 Mar, 12:45pm - 1:30pm
    Fri 29 Mar, 12:45pm - 1:30pm
    When: 2019-03-01 12:45:00 --- 2019-11-01 13:30:00
    Where: 45 Molesworth St, Thorndon, Wellington
    Restrictions: All Ages
    Category: Classical Music
    Ticket:
      Free

    Summary: They are at it again - the organists who gave you The Bach Project (2015), The Buxtehude Project and The Mendelssohn Project (2017) combine again for... The Widor Project! The ten organ symphonies of Charles-Marie ...see more


  • Caroline Norman

    Nut Point Centre, Christchurch
    Sat 23 Feb, 7:30pm - 9:30pm
    When: 2019-02-23 19:30:00 --- 2019-02-23 21:30:00
    Where: 703 Old West Coast Road /222 Langdales Road , Christchurch
    Restrictions: All Ages
    Category: Classical Music
    Ticket:
    • Adult inc supper -- $25.00

    Summary: Plays Hindemith Der Schwanendreher and Schumann Märchenbilder.see more


  • Acting for Improv

    Healium, Wellington
    Thu 28 Feb, 6:30pm - 9:00pm
    When: 2019-02-28 18:30:00 --- 2019-02-28 21:00:00
    Where: Level 2, 276 Lambton Quay, Wellington
    Restrictions: R18
    Category: Theatre
    Ticket:
    • General Admission -- $250.00

    Summary: All new 8 week class! Are you an improviser wanting to bring truth to your characters and commit to creating strong emotions, physicality and presence on stage? Join veteran improviser/actor and filmmaker Ben Zolno ...see more


  • That's What Friends Are For

    The Basement, CBD, Auckland
    Tue 26 Feb, 6:30pm
    Wed 27 Feb, 6:30pm
    When: 2019-02-26 18:30:00 --- 2019-03-02 23:59:59
    Where: Lower Greys Avenue, CBD, Auckland
    Restrictions: All Ages
    Category: Theatre
    Ticket:
    • Full Price -- $30.00
    • Concession -- $25.00
    • Cheap Wednesday -- $25.00

    Summary: Making friends isn't easy. In this experiment, last year’s winners of NZ Fringe award - “Best Directed Chaos” are going to see if they can make friends with people in the audience in just one hour. A show about how ...see more