Reviews

Review: Shadowland
Read Time: 3 mins
Shadowland showcases some incredible skill but lacks...
Theatre
Review: Shadowland
By Rosabel Tan
Alone On The Ice: Erebus Operation Overdue
Read Time: 7 mins
The docudrama commemorating 35 years since NZ’s deadliest...
Screen
Alone On The Ice: Erebus Operation Overdue
By Joe Nunweek
Review: Juan, Two?
Read Time: 2 mins
Masterful, endearing and strange, Barnie Duncan's...
Theatre
Review: Juan, Two?
By Jose Barbosa
Review: Kraken
Read Time: 2 mins
Kraken is a triumphant piece - or set of pieces -...
Reviews
Review: Kraken
By Matthew Crawley
Review: Squidboy
Read Time: 2 mins
Staged almost entirely inside the audience's imagination...
Reviews
Review: Squidboy
By Hayden Eastmond-Mein
Review: Joseph Moore, Young Comedy Billionaire
Read Time: 3 mins
Joseph Moore's Comedy Festival set is clever, ambitious...
Reviews
Review: Joseph Moore, Young Comedy Billionaire
By Joe Nunweek
Review: Reginald D Hunter
Read Time: 3 mins
American comedian has some ascerbic and very funny...
Reviews
Review: Reginald D Hunter
By Joe Nunweek
Review: James Acaster - Recognise!
Read Time: 2 mins
James Acaster presents a deadpan set that's at once...
Reviews
Review: James Acaster - Recognise!
By Rosabel Tan
Why You Shouldn't Ever Review Good Stand-up
Read Time: 4 mins
Is reviewing a great stand-up comedy gig the most...
Reviews
Why You Shouldn't Ever Review Good Stand-up
By Rosabel Tan
Review: The Goldfinch
Read Time: 7 mins
Kyle Rainsford reviews this year's Pulitzer Prize-...
Literature
Review: The Goldfinch
By Kyle Rainsford
Review: Snort with Friends
Read Time: 2 mins
Showcasing the greatest comedic talent in this city...
Reviews
Review: Snort with Friends
By Rosabel Tan
Review: Vice
Read Time: 7 mins
Vice sets out to challenge audience perceptions, but...
Theatre
Review: Vice
By Joseph Harper
Review: Flip Grater, 'Pigalle'
Read Time: 6 mins
Clare Grater's fourth album bears all the trappings...
Music
Review: Flip Grater, 'Pigalle'
By Soong Phoon
Review: The Water Station
Read Time: 5 mins
Using the training of Japanese Nō and Chinese Xiqu...
Theatre
Review: The Water Station
By Hannah Banks
Review: My Bed My Universe
Read Time: 3 mins
Massive Company's My Bed My Universe is a multimedia...
Theatre
Review: My Bed My Universe
By Rosabel Tan
Everything Answered, Nothing Asked: Geoffrey Palmer's Reform and the Nature of Memoir
Read Time: 9 mins
A 750-page memoir by the 33rd Prime Minister of NZ...
Literature
Everything Answered, Nothing Asked: Geoffrey Palmer's Reform and the Nature of Memoir
By Di White
Review: Angels in America
Read Time: 6 mins
Marking the end of Shane Bosher's time at Silo Theatre...
Theatre
Review: Angels in America
By Rosabel Tan
Review: Billy Bragg
Read Time: 9 mins
Billy Bragg is avowedly the second-most famous working...
Music
Review: Billy Bragg
By Joe Nunweek
Review: Daffodils
Read Time: 6 mins
Dark, beautiful and complex, Daffodils weaves a personal...
Theatre
Review: Daffodils
By Rosabel Tan
Review: Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band
Read Time: 10 mins
Doug Dillaman reviews Bruce Springsteen and the E...
Music
Review: Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band
By Doug Dillaman
Review: Sea
Read Time: 4 mins
Red Leap Theatre’s newest show, Sea, is visually stunning...
Theatre
Review: Sea
By Rosabel Tan
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