A Waka Odyssey, Family 23 Feb
As dusk falls, join a cast of thousands on Wellington’s stunning waterfront for the once-in-a-lifetime 2018 New Zealand Festival opening night event, Kupe.
Artist Talks, Dance 23 – 25 Feb
Drawing on the rich inspiration of the film The Piano, the Royal New Zealand Ballet is honoured to stage the world premiere of this new full-length dance work by Jiří and Otto Bubeníček.
Programme Manager Mark Cubey shares the latest word on Writers and Readers, 8-11 March 2018, and a taste of the literary treats in store.
Acclaimed choreographer Michael Parmenter opened up a rehearsal for his new dance opera OrphEus to selected media last week. Photographer John McDermott captured the work in progress.
Described as “the best poet in Adelaide”, Mike Ladd has published eight collections of poetry and prose. His most recent book is Invisible Mending. Mike will be a guest of 2018 Writers & Readers in March.