Inside Armageddon's Ice-Cream Eating Competition
Circling The Drain: Sexist Loos, Unequal Spaces
Review: Hauraki Horror

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Internet Histories

This week we delve deep into the world of competitive cosplay, but today we dip our toes into the world of competitive ice-cream eating. 

It’s Saturday and I’m late for the ice-cream competition, despite the fact I arrived at the ASB Showgrounds twenty minutes early for them. It’s the crowds. Heaving and spindly, they disorient you, distract you, shift your intended path even when you’re standing still...

Society

 

Have you ever had the surreal experience of walking into a ladies' room at an upmarket bistro and momentarily felt that you’ve accidentally returned to the foyer? Or even entered some exclusive, glamorous speakeasy? You’re presented with a shimmering vision of gilded full-length mirrors; flattering, gold-tinted lighting in which to touch up your make-up; even a velvet-upholstered couch (upon visiting...

Theatre

Hauraki Horror is the least Christmasy Christmas show the Basement has produced, and it’s their funniest one yet.

Written by and starring Chris Parker and Tom Sainsbury as a pair of dim-witted would-be gossip queens, Hauraki Horror serves us a murder mystery set on a cruise ship loaded with a handful of easily-parodied New Zealand celebrities. With the exception of Sainsbury and Parker in the lead...

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Internet Histories
Inside Armageddon's Ice-Cream Eating Competition
Society
Circling The Drain: Sexist Loos, Unequal Spaces
Theatre
Review: Hauraki Horror
Inside Armageddon's Ice-Cream Eating Competition
Read Time: 6 mins
Rosabel Tan reports back from Armageddon's Ice-Cream...
Internet Histories
Inside Armageddon's Ice-Cream Eating Competition
By Rosabel Tan
Circling The Drain: Sexist Loos, Unequal Spaces
Read Time: 14 mins
Soong Phoon on gendered spaces.
Society
Circling The Drain: Sexist Loos, Unequal Spaces
By Soong Phoon
Review: Hauraki Horror
Read Time: 3 mins
Theatre
Review: Hauraki Horror
By Joseph Harper
Review: Sheep
Read Time: 3 mins
The Actors' Program's production of Sheep struggles...
Theatre
Review: Sheep
By Joseph Harper
Reality?: "Election Billboards", Gone Girl and Playing Broken Systems
Read Time: 17 mins
Samuel Te Kani on what one billboard can tell us.
Film
Reality?: "Election Billboards", Gone Girl and Playing Broken Systems
By Samuel Te Kani
Review: Famous Flora
Read Time: 6 mins
Famous Flora is a missed opportunity to explore the...
Theatre
Review: Famous Flora
By Jess Bates
Hanging on to the Edge of the World
Read Time: 23 mins
Claire Duncan and Jenna Todd travel to Barrytown,...
Society
Hanging on to the Edge of the World
By Claire Duncan
A New Partnership with Silo Theatre
Read Time: 3 mins
Announcing our 2015 partnership with Silo Theatre
The Pantograph Punch Presents
A New Partnership with Silo Theatre
By Pantograph Punch
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