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.
We asked writer, musician and RNZ host Nick Bollinger to share the live music acts he’s most looking forward to at the 2018 New Zealand Festival.
American author Ian Tregillis has written two speculative history trilogies; Milkweed Triptych and The Alchemy Wars. He also holds a PhD in physics, and will be part of the 2018 Writers and Readers Festival in Wellington in March.