Imagined Art History: An Interview with Thomasin Sleigh
Whakanuia: Pantograph Picks for Auckland Fringe and NZ Fringe 2019
Loose Canons: Malia Johnston

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Literature

Art, feminism, women’s creativity and motherhood are in the foreground of Thomasin Sleigh’s second novel, Women in the Field, One and Two. Holly Walker picks up the conversation.

It’s an arresting title. Women in the Field, One and Two: it seems to hint at some sort of report on experience, a dispatch from the frontier. News from the field, for those of us stuck at home. Which field, though, and what...

Theatre

Theatres are buzzing, extremely colourful posters are going up all over town and media outlets are drowning in press releases from personal email accounts. It can only mean one thing: Fringe season is right around the corner. By the time this goes up the Auckland Fringe Festival will have just opened, while Wellington’s New Zealand Fringe Festival kicks off on the 1st of March (a week on Friday) and...

Theatre

Loose Canons is a series in which we invite artists we love to share five things that have informed their work. Meet the rest of our Loose Canons here.

Choreographer and performance director Malia Johnston is one of the founders of Movement Of The Human (MOTH). Malia has been working in the performance industry since 2000. She was awarded Director of the Year at the Wellington Theatre Awards 2018...

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Imagined Art History: An Interview with Thomasin Sleigh
Theatre
Whakanuia: Pantograph Picks for Auckland Fringe and NZ Fringe 2019
Theatre
Loose Canons: Malia Johnston
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Whakanuia: Pantograph Picks for Auckland Fringe and NZ Fringe 2019
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Loose Canons: Malia Johnston
Read Time: 9 mins
Award-winning choreographer and director and Malia...
Theatre
Loose Canons: Malia Johnston
By Malia Johnston
Imagined Art History: An Interview with Thomasin Sleigh
Read Time: 20 mins
Holly Walker interviews Wellington-based writer Thomasin...
Literature
Imagined Art History: An Interview with Thomasin Sleigh
By Holly Walker