The Auckland Fringe Festival 2020: Week One
What Kiwibank New Zealander of the Year Got Right ... and Wrong
Save It, Don’t Preserve It: A Vision for RNZ Concert’s Future

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Our bite-size Fringe reviews are back! Our team of Auckland Fringe reviewers, India Essuah, Kate Prior, Amanda Jane Robinson and Vanessa Crofskey, will be experiencing as much fresh Fringe work as they can and writing bite-size reviews right here. We’ll keep adding to this page during the week, and keep an eye out for our New Zealand Fringe reviews coming up soon!

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I Know What I’m Doing #UsTwo...

Society

Jennifer Ward-Lealand Te Atamira deserves New Zealander of the Year and our respect. But Kiwibank got it wrong when they erased the unparalleled work of Māori to revitalise te reo.

The Kiwibank New Zealander of the Year Awards were established 11 years ago by an Australian. It’s PR of course – an opportunity for Kiwibank to connect their brand to pride and patriotism. But plenty of social good is...

Music

Jazz musician Umar Zakaria is glad RNZ Concert isn’t done for because it was never ‘done’ – it’s an unfinished project.

Despite all of the great work that RNZ Concert does to represent classical music, it remains an unfinished project with much potential for continued growth and improvement. This is especially true for New Zealand’s musical communities outside the realm of Western classical music, which...

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Theatre
The Auckland Fringe Festival 2020: Week One
Society
What Kiwibank New Zealander of the Year Got Right ... and Wrong
Music
Save It, Don’t Preserve It: A Vision for RNZ Concert’s Future
The Banning, the Blaming, the Binding: Ten Literary Moments 2015
Read Time: 12 mins
Literature
The Banning, the Blaming, the Binding: Ten Literary Moments 2015
By Kirsti Whalen
She Said, He Said: Great Art Moments in Auckland in 2015
Read Time: 14 mins
Victoria Wynne-Jones and Francis McWhannell on their...
Art
She Said, He Said: Great Art Moments in Auckland in 2015
By Pantograph Punch
Sneak Peek: Tim Flower for The Vernacularist
Read Time: 4 mins
Read an excerpt from the latest edition of The Vernacularist...
Art
Sneak Peek: Tim Flower for The Vernacularist
By Tim Flower
Base Metals, Good Bells: A Conversation with Steven Toussaint
Read Time: 35 mins
Composer Alex Taylor in conversation with poet Steven...
Literature
Base Metals, Good Bells: A Conversation with Steven Toussaint
By Alex Taylor
[CLOSED]: Karma Snort
Read Time: 1 min
Win a double pass to Karma Snort next week at Q Theatre...
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[CLOSED]: Karma Snort
By Pantograph Punch
[CLOSED]: Trumbo
Read Time: 1 min
Win a double pass to Trumbo
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[CLOSED]: Trumbo
By Pantograph Punch
[CLOSED]: Spotlight
Read Time: 1 min
Win a double pass to Spotlight
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[CLOSED]: Spotlight
By Pantograph Punch
The Auckland Theatre Awards 2015
Read Time: 4 mins
The winners of the Auckland Theatre Awards 2015
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The Auckland Theatre Awards 2015
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