Thursday, February 22, 2024
The Music Man

The Music Man – Aotea Centre: October 12, 2023 (Musical Theatre Review)

The Music Man is back! The big-band musical premiere on Broadway way back in 1957 and now it is playing for four nights at...
DIVAS

DIVAS – ASB Waterfront Theatre, Auckland: Wednesday 11 October 2023

DIVAS is so much more than a tribute act show: it’s high level cabaret, showcasing the incredible talent of Australian Bernadette Robinson and the...

How To Throw A Chinese Funeral – Basement Theatre: October 3, 2023 (Theatre Review)

How to Throw a Chinese Funeral is an immigrant story that asks if the migrant can ever really go home. Told through the travails...
Waiting

WAITING – Q THEATRE: 26-30 September (Theatre Review)

WAITING is a very personal solo show at Q Theatre, written and performed by actor and poet Shadon Meredith. It’s a one-hander, but it’s...
Emilie

ÉMILIE – Directed By Sophie Lindsay: Q Theatre, 19-23 September

ÉMILIE is an ambitious music-drama telling the tale, or trying to, of the woman who brought Isaac Newton’s Latin prose to the people, and...
Boom Shankar

Boom Shankar – Q Theatre Loft. Sept 6, 2023 Directed by Ahi Karunaharan.

Boom Shankar is billed as “an explosive comedy about life, love, and bomb defusal.”  But our bomb is just a plot device (ahem) to...
An Imposter

An Imposter – Basement Theatre: August 29, 2023

An Imposter is a song cycle and melodrama by Ron Gallipoli, at the Basement Theatre. It may begin as melodrama, but ends as something entirely...
Retribution

Retribution Director: Nimród Antal (Film Review)

Retribution is defined as punishment inflicted on someone as vengeance for a wrong or criminal act. That may be both the premise and the review of this seriously...
Jules

Jules Dir: Marc Turtletaub (Film Review)

With films in cinemas about A-bombs, talking dolls and aliens in the desert, Jules may be the strangest movie you’ll see this year. Starring: Ben...
Dracula

Dracula: Voyage Of The Demeter Dir: Andre Ovredal (Film Review)

Dracula: Voyage Of The Demeter, or Bat Man Goes Sailing, charts the course of Dracula from Romania to England. Needless to say, there is...