Loose Canons: Kerryanne Mayhew
Satire! A brief history, and how it can save the world
First Watch: Lawrence Arabia's 'A Lake'

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Loose Canons

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

Kerryanne Mayhew is a rising young choreographer, currently doing her honours year in Dance Studies in Auckland, and one of the talents behind how we Tesselate, running this weekend at the Basement Theatre. An industrialised contemporary dance double bill...

Comedy

We're proud to present a satirical double-header:

New Zealand's best-dressed satirist, White Man Behind a Desk, charts the history of white men behind desks in A Brief History of New Zealand Satire; meanwhile New Zealand's down-dressed satirist Toby Manhire offers his very earnest beliefs on How Satire Can Save the World.

I Am Satiricus, or, How Satire Can Save the World

Toby Manhire

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Music

Today we premiere the new video for A Lake, the first single from Lawrence Arabia's forthcoming album, Absolute Truth, and Lawrence (a.k.a. James Milne) shares the story of the song's inception. 

As I've grown older, I've become more and more self-conscious about the lyrical content of my music. It somehow seems like a portentous responsibility to encapsulate some profound insight and wit into...

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Loose Canons
Loose Canons: Kerryanne Mayhew
Comedy
Satire! A brief history, and how it can save the world
Music
First Watch: Lawrence Arabia's 'A Lake'
Loose Canons: Kerryanne Mayhew
Read Time: 9 mins
Choreographer Kerryanne Mayhew on what makes her move...
Loose Canons
Loose Canons: Kerryanne Mayhew
By Kerryanne Mayhew
Satire! A brief history, and how it can save the world
Read Time: 16 mins
White Man Behind a Desk traces his roots and Toby...
Comedy
Satire! A brief history, and how it can save the world
By Pantograph Punch
Review: Far Away and Love and Information
Read Time: 8 mins
Hannah Banks reviews LightShade's season of Caryl...
Theatre
Review: Far Away and Love and Information
By Hannah Banks
First Watch: Lawrence Arabia's 'A Lake'
Read Time: 5 mins
We premiere the new video for 'A Lake', the first...
Music
First Watch: Lawrence Arabia's 'A Lake'
By James Milne
Review: The Elephant Thief
Read Time: 9 mins
Adam Goodall reviews Indian Ink's seventh play, a...
Theatre
Review: The Elephant Thief
By Adam Goodall
Bethell, Baker
Read Time: 15 mins
Literature
Bethell, Baker
By Sarah Jane Barnett
Proyectos Corazón/Heart Projects: An Interview with Beatriz Bustos Oyanedel
Read Time: 10 mins
Rosa Gubay talks art from South America with curator...
Art
Proyectos Corazón/Heart Projects: An Interview with Beatriz Bustos Oyanedel
By Rosa Gubay
Young Mums, The Arts Ecology and "Being Radical"
Read Time: 8 mins
Lana Lopesi on being an artist and being a mother,...
Art
Young Mums, The Arts Ecology and "Being Radical"
By Lana Lopesi
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