Feminine Divine: A Review of Orchids
Hidden Romantic: A conversation with Dominic Hoey about Iceland
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Theatre

Paul Young reviews the highly-anticipated new work from New Zealand choreographer Sarah Foster-Sproull, which had a short two-night premiere season in the Tempo Festival last week. (Fingers crossed it shall return...)

Orchids, the new contemporary dance work by 2017 Creative New Zealand choreographic fellow Sarah Foster-Sproull, assembles some of our most unique contemporary performance makers to present...

Literature

Jackson Nieuwland talks to Dominic Hoey about his debut novel, Iceland.

I’ve been following Dominic Hoey’s rap career since I was a teenager. I was always struck by his complete originality. He never seemed to be trying to be anyone else but himself; his dense, nimble, and emotional lyrics coming at you in an unashamedly New Zealand accent. When I heard Hoey had written his debut novel Iceland, I...

Literature

Distracting you from our nation's political discomfort.

You’re waiting for the government to be decided by a minor third party. The election was weeks ago and now you’re all in anticipation for Winston Peters to make up his mind. So much for democracy. The reality is you don’t really care what happens; the disappointment is already tangible. But there’s a discomfort you want to distract from, an itch...

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Theatre
Feminine Divine: A Review of Orchids
Literature
Hidden Romantic: A conversation with Dominic Hoey about Iceland
Literature
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In Defence of Pacific Sexual Minorities: Why Israel Folau is no Hero
Read Time: 10 mins
Opinion or bigotry? Patrick Thomsen lets you know...
Society
In Defence of Pacific Sexual Minorities: Why Israel Folau is no Hero
By Patrick Thomsen
Relax, Don't Do It: A Review of Pleasuredome
Read Time: 11 mins
The big-budget 80s spectacle currently playing in...
Theatre
Relax, Don't Do It: A Review of Pleasuredome
By Kate Prior
Urbanophobia: A New Zealand Horror Story
Read Time: 15 mins
Farzad Zamani Gharagooshi on a country of self-hating...
Society
Urbanophobia: A New Zealand Horror Story
By Farzad Zamani
Recontextualising the Silence: A Review of Pacific Underground Silent Spring Films
Read Time: 7 mins
Complex feelings surface when watching 100 year old...
Screen
Recontextualising the Silence: A Review of Pacific Underground Silent Spring Films
By Bridget Reweti
The Price of Caring
Read Time: 6 mins
"You can’t have your gays and eat them too."
Society
The Price of Caring
By Matt Harnett
One Strange People, And Another: Dame Anne Salmond on Tears of Rangi
Read Time: 20 mins
David Hall speaks to Dame Anne Salmond about her new...
Literature
One Strange People, And Another: Dame Anne Salmond on Tears of Rangi
By David Hall
Six Books to help you feel less alone on World Mental Health Day
Read Time: 9 mins
Six Books to help you feel less alone on World Mental...
Literature
Six Books to help you feel less alone on World Mental Health Day
By Sarah Jane Barnett
Building the Community (Archive): The Work of Linda T.
Read Time: 18 mins
Thinking of art as koha, the serious and invaluable...
Art
Building the Community (Archive): The Work of Linda T.
By Ioana Gordon-Smith
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