Theatre

Strange and Empty Plots: A Review of Spirit House
Read Time: 4 mins
Spirit House meditates on the nature of art and the...
Theatre
Strange and Empty Plots: A Review of Spirit House
By Rosabel Tan
The Auckland Fringe Festival 2017: Week One
Read Time: 8 mins
Week one of the Auckland Fringe Festival has two shows...
Theatre
The Auckland Fringe Festival 2017: Week One
By Pantograph Punch
Mondays Off: A Review of Revolt. She said. Revolt again
Read Time: 14 mins
Jess Bates joins the anarchy of Silo's Revolt. She...
Theatre
Mondays Off: A Review of Revolt. She said. Revolt again
By Jess Bates
A Dramaturgy of Sound: On Complicite's 'The Encounter' and Being Alone Together
Read Time: 16 mins
For the first time ever, groundbreaking British theatre...
Theatre
A Dramaturgy of Sound: On Complicite's 'The Encounter' and Being Alone Together
By Kate Prior
Eternally Hip: A Review of BATS PLAYS
Read Time: 13 mins
Hannah Banks reviews BATS PLAYS by Ken Duncum and...
Literature
Eternally Hip: A Review of BATS PLAYS
By Hannah Banks
The New Zealand Fringe Festival 2017: The Second Week
Read Time: 18 mins
Week two of the New Zealand Fringe Festival has spies...
Theatre
The New Zealand Fringe Festival 2017: The Second Week
By Pantograph Punch
Powerful people tied up in knots: a review of 'The Mikado'
Read Time: 15 mins
Yellowface jeopardises Gilbert and Sullivan’s true...
Theatre
Powerful people tied up in knots: a review of 'The Mikado'
By Alex Taylor
SCUM and Bluebells: The New Poetics of Alice Birch
Read Time: 10 mins
A manifesto exploding the legacy of language, Revolt...
Theatre
SCUM and Bluebells: The New Poetics of Alice Birch
By Kate Prior
Loose Canons: Moana Ete
Read Time: 9 mins
Multi-talented Wellington artist Moana Ete is of Ngai...
Theatre
Loose Canons: Moana Ete
By Moana Ete
She Will Make Noise: A Review of Hot Brown Honey
Read Time: 6 mins
The Hot Brown Honeys are fierce and with the music...
Theatre
She Will Make Noise: A Review of Hot Brown Honey
By Madeleine De Young
Loose Canons: Martyn Roberts
Read Time: 7 mins
Loose Canons is a series where we invite artists we...
Theatre
Loose Canons: Martyn Roberts
By Martyn Roberts
Welcome to Our House: A Review of FEMSLICK
Read Time: 4 mins
FEMSLICK, is one of those rare works where we are...
Theatre
Welcome to Our House: A Review of FEMSLICK
By Sam Brooks
The New Zealand Fringe Festival 2017: The First Week
Read Time: 23 mins
It's New Zealand Fringe Festival season and Pantograph...
Theatre
The New Zealand Fringe Festival 2017: The First Week
By Pantograph Punch
Tending the Vines: A Review of deVINE
Read Time: 4 mins
deVINE, a new play by RECollective is the story of...
Theatre
Tending the Vines: A Review of deVINE
By Madeleine De Young
Intimacy Under Duress: A Review of Onstage Dating
Read Time: 9 mins
Each night in Onstage Dating, Melbourne-based performer...
Theatre
Intimacy Under Duress: A Review of Onstage Dating
By Jess Bates
The Land Never Forgets: A Review of The Undertow
Read Time: 9 mins
Adam Goodall reviews Te Rākau Theatre's The Undertow...
Theatre
The Land Never Forgets: A Review of The Undertow
By Adam Goodall
Violently to My Taste: Ten Moments in Auckland Theatre 2016
Read Time: 17 mins
Apart from that unfortunate Pop-Up Globe.
Theatre
Violently to My Taste: Ten Moments in Auckland Theatre 2016
By Sam Brooks
"I Am More Important Than Shakespeare": Ten Moments in Wellington Theatre 2016
Read Time: 18 mins
Adam Goodall takes stock of the triumphs, the anxieties...
Theatre
"I Am More Important Than Shakespeare": Ten Moments in Wellington Theatre 2016
By Adam Goodall
National Theatres: New Zealand mainstages in 2017
Read Time: 44 mins
Kate, Adam and Sam delve into each mainstage programme...
Theatre
National Theatres: New Zealand mainstages in 2017
By Pantograph Punch
Loose Canons: Thomas Sainsbury
Read Time: 7 mins
Loose Canons is a series where we invite artists we...
Theatre
Loose Canons: Thomas Sainsbury
By Thomas Sainsbury
Loud in the Cheap Seats: November Theatre Roundup
Read Time: 11 mins
Kate Prior shakes down the month in theatre and sees...
Theatre
Loud in the Cheap Seats: November Theatre Roundup
By Kate Prior
Pacific Futures
Read Time: 5 mins
After two Pōneke seasons, Tāmaki audiences can now...
Theatre
Pacific Futures
By Madeleine De Young
The Plastic Heart of the Modern Mariner
Read Time: 9 mins
Shannon Friday reviews PlayGround Collective's latest...
Theatre
The Plastic Heart of the Modern Mariner
By Shannon Friday
What’s to become of us now that the apricots have run out?
Read Time: 8 mins
Sam Brooks on how a German absurdist comedy unravels...
Theatre
What’s to become of us now that the apricots have run out?
By Sam Brooks
Nokise Protests The Bullshit
Read Time: 5 mins
Matt Loveranes reviews James Nokise's Rukahu, a protest...
Theatre
Nokise Protests The Bullshit
By Matt Loveranes
Loose Canons: Hone Kouka
Read Time: 5 mins
Playwright Hone Kouka on the words, music and people...
Theatre
Loose Canons: Hone Kouka
By Hone Kouka
Loose Canons: Yvette Parsons
Read Time: 9 mins
Theatre
Loose Canons: Yvette Parsons
By Yvette Parsons
The Perfect Play for the Age of Trump?
Read Time: 5 mins
Simon Wilson reviews Silo Theatre's end-of-year show...
Theatre
The Perfect Play for the Age of Trump?
By Simon Wilson
Loose Canons: James Nokise
Read Time: 12 mins
Theatre
Loose Canons: James Nokise
By James Nokise
The Pantograph Picks: Urbanesia
Read Time: 10 mins
Our picks from Auckland’s Pan-Pacific Grand Prix
Art
The Pantograph Picks: Urbanesia
By Pantograph Punch
Review: The Biggest
Read Time: 7 mins
Hannah Banks reviews The Biggest by Jamie McCaskill...
Theatre
Review: The Biggest
By Hannah Banks
Review: Invaders From Mars
Read Time: 6 mins
Shannon Friday joins Long Cloud Youth Theatre for...
Theatre
Review: Invaders From Mars
By Shannon Friday
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