2020 New Zealand Festival
21 Feb—15 Mar
First line-up of events announced September 2019 — Subscribe for updates
For lovers of art, culture & creativityJoin us!
Christchurch-based Amy Head won the Hubert Church Best First Book Award for Fiction in 2014 for her short story collection, Tough. Here she shares the creative inspiration behind her first novel, Rotoroa.
From 14 - 21 June Lōemis celebrates the longest nights of the year with a mix of feasts, music, dance, theatre and a fiery waterfront procession. Director Andrew Laking picks three highlights from the Festival.
Dr Aleisha Ward will co-host the Jazz and Gender discussion at Wellington Jazz Festival in June. Ahead of the that session she highlights some of the issues women in jazz have faced and how #Metoo is opening up the conversation around gender and jazz.