First watch: Chambers and Cathedrals
Towards Variations on a Theme: Considering 'Necessary Distraction: A Painting Show'
Review: Puzzy

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Auckland's Carnivorous Plant Society have just set off on a 15-date tour of New Zealand in support their new EP 'Phantom Finger'. Today we premiere their new video for 'Chambers and Cathedrals' and chat to bandleader Finn Scholes about what goes on inside his head. 

Hayden Eastmond-Mein: Where are you right now?

Finn Scholes: I’m in Christchurch in an alleyway outside the Darkroom while we do...

Art

Painting in Aotearoa is thriving. But does Auckland Art Gallery’s new show do it justice?

Before arriving at Necessary Distraction: A Painting Show at Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, I am aware of two things. First, that the exhibition comprises work by artists from Aotearoa. Second, that its installation design includes sometimes unclad, sometimes unpainted walls. These, it transpires, are visible...

Theatre

Giving us a rarity in theatre, Puzzy delivers an all-female, all-Polynesian cast, playing out the story of a Samoan Jehovah’s witness coming out to her family and congregation. Sam Brooks reviews.

One of the highlights of the Basement Pride season is the ability to engage with concepts of Pride that we might not think about when we think about Pride. In the past, this season has brought us the massive...

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Music
First watch: Chambers and Cathedrals
Art
Towards Variations on a Theme: Considering 'Necessary Distraction: A Painting Show'
Theatre
Review: Puzzy
First watch: Chambers and Cathedrals
Read Time: 9 mins
Auckland's Carnivorous Plant Society have just set...
Music
First watch: Chambers and Cathedrals
By Hayden Eastmond-Mein
Towards Variations on a Theme: Considering 'Necessary Distraction: A Painting Show'
Read Time: 26 mins
Art
Towards Variations on a Theme: Considering 'Necessary Distraction: A Painting Show'
By Francis McWhannell
Review: Puzzy
Read Time: 6 mins
Theatre
Review: Puzzy
By Sam Brooks
The One Thing That Would Bring Me Home By Next Waitangi Day
Read Time: 5 mins
Satire
The One Thing That Would Bring Me Home By Next Waitangi Day
By Nat Elliott
Loose Canons: Kiki
Read Time: 5 mins
Theatre
Loose Canons: Kiki
By Kiki
Review: Spring Awakening
Read Time: 6 mins
Adam Goodall reviews Spring Awakening at BATs Theatre...
Theatre
Review: Spring Awakening
By Adam Goodall
Win: A Double pass to the BILLY T JAMS [Closed]
Read Time: 3 mins
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Win: A Double pass to the BILLY T JAMS [Closed]
By Pantograph Punch
Beyond the Good Room
Read Time: 4 mins
Theatre
Beyond the Good Room
By Chris Parker
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