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  • Spend an hour with Murdoch Stephens!

    Come and listen one of New Zealand's most interesting people. Murdoch will spend an hour with us talking about the world of independent publishing, writing and editing in NZ, and answering your questions. Murdoch is in town for… Read more

     
  • Fast-paced adaptation of Macbeth headed to The Meteor

    One of Shakespeare’s darkest – and shortest – tragedies is coming to the Meteor. Macbeth, or The Scottish Play as it is referred to in theatre superstition, is a very different turn from the light Comedy of Errors… Read more

     
  • Taumarunui Arts Festival

    If you like great music, incredible art, craft markets, magic, short films, theatre and more fun than a barrel full of monkeys then you best make sure you’re in Taumarunui from the first to the fourth of November… Read more

     
  • Spark International Festival Of Media, Arts and Design

    An annual platform for contemporary arts, media and design arts which welcomes creative minds from around the world to present and share ideas. Spark International Festival of Media, Arts and Design is an eclectic mix of presentations, workshops,… Read more

     
  • Taki Rua 2014 Te Reo Māori Season - Hamilton Whānau Performance

    Waikato Community Performance of Ngunguru I Te Ao I Te Po 2014 sees our annual Te Reo Māori Season kaupapa celebrating 19 years of touring te reo theatre to tamariki throughout Aotearoa and is set to hit the road… Read more

     
 

Hamilton Human Rights Film Festival pre-Spark Festival Event

The Hamilton Human Rights Film Festival is a pre Spark Festival event, showcasing a selection of films with a human rights flavour including 2 NZ films held at the Lido cinema 8-10 August.Programme 1- Friday 8th 8pm TATARAKIHI: The Children Of… Read more

 

Wintec National Poetry Competition Entries Open

Entries are open now for the Wintec national poetry competition, held in conjucntion with National Poetry Day.  Theme: "Living in the Waikato" Date/Times: Entries close 12 noon on Wednesday 6 August Placegetters announced: Open Mic Night at ArtsPost, 22 August, 5.30-7pm Entry Details: Free… Read more

 

Going Global Music Summit 2014 - Artist applications open

Going Global Music Summit 2014 provides musicians, producers, composers, labels, promoters, industry professionals and fans a chance to perform, discuss, learn, teach, and interact in front of an audience of like-minded peers in an environment that encourages the global exchange… Read more

Featured Events

Murdoch Stephens: Writer, publisher, funny-person and do-gooder

August 13, 2014

Come and listen one of New Zealand's most interesting people. Murdoch will spend an hour with us talking about the world… Read more

Spark International Festival Of Media, Arts and Design

August 11, 2014

An annual platform for contemporary arts, media and design arts which welcomes creative minds from around the world to present and share… Read more

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A Solution for Clarence Street Theatre

July 30, 2014

You may have read in the news that Creative Waikato is facilitating a potential long term solution for Clarence St Theatre. In… Read more

Seeking further nominations for Creative New Zealand Arts Pasifika Awards 2014

July 30, 2014

Creative New Zealand is seeking further nominations in two categories for its 2014 Arts Pasifika Awards, which celebrate excellence and innovation in… Read more

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