JUNGLE BOOK REIMAGINED

St James Theatre 87/77 Courtenay Place, Te Aro, Wellington

Jungle Book reimagined feels like a blockbuster cinematic experience with a powerful message for us all. It’s truly exceptional. — THE STAGE (UK) Experience this timeless tale like never before as one of the most innovative dance companies in the world, Akram Khan Company (UK), travels to Aotearoa with their ... Read more

HOW TO READ MY POEM

Embassy Theatre 10 Kent Terrace, Wellington

Let four magnificent poets myth-bust their own work by showing you what their poems mean to them, why they were written, and how. This is a chance to delve deep into four recent collections and let the power of poetry set you up for life. With Tusiata Avia, Hannah Mettner, ... Read more

ARTICULATING THE ARTIST: RUBY SOLLY WITH HENRIETTA BOLLINGER

Embassy Theatre 10 Kent Terrace, Wellington

How does art enrich our lives? What are the challenges? Can art change the world? Does the world change art? Friends and artists Ruby Solly (The Artist) and Henrietta Bollinger (Articulations) discuss the intricacies of moving through the world as artists, and how the world impacts what they have to ... Read more

WITI’S WĀHINE BY NANCY BRUNNING

St James Theatre 87/77 Courtenay Place, Te Aro, Wellington

The 18 scenes in Witi’s Wāhine weave an intricate pattern through Ihimaera’s works, and the result is astonishing. - The Spinoff The extraordinary and much-loved wāhine from Witi Ihimaera’s groundbreaking books including The Parihaka Woman, The Matriarch and Pounamu Pounamu are brought to life by a powerful cast in this theatrical masterpiece tenderly crafted by the late Nancy ... Read more

The Air Between Us

TĀWHIRI WAREHOUSE 11 Hutchison Road, Newtown, Wellington

A captivating aerial dance event performed mid-air. From diverse backgrounds and life experiences, critically acclaimed choreographer Chloe Loftus and multi-award-winning Māori artist Rodney Bell (Ngāti Maniopoto) who performs in his wheelchair – explore our innate capacity to exist in symbiotic harmony, with each other and with our environment. WHEN: Sunday ... Read more