Category: Theatre

The Cat’s Meow (Review)

The Cat’s Meow (Review)

by / 13/04/14 / No Comments

Cut to 1924, Hollywood. A party of movers, shakers and up-and-comers board a boat for a weekend cruise on which “One of them will leave horizontally”

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An Interview with Sacha Copland

An Interview with Sacha Copland

by / 06/04/14 / No Comments

“When I was a kid I’d look at the bars in the bus and think about using them to dance.”

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Review of This Rugged Beauty, devised and performed by Binge Culture Collective

Review of This Rugged Beauty, devised and performed by Binge Culture Collective

by / 06/04/14 / 1 Comment

This Rugged Beauty is intended as a satire of the confluence of national mythos with tourist-brochure marketing-speak that has passed for this country’s national identity over the last ten to fifteen years.

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Black Romedy (Review)

Black Romedy (Review)

by / 31/03/14 / No Comments

Black Romedy sold itself as: “One hour. Two shows. Eternal satisfaction.”

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In Review: Once We Built a Tower

In Review: Once We Built a Tower

by / 24/03/14 / No Comments

Once We Built a Tower is the latest in a run of brilliant Bacchanals productions lighting up the Wellington scene.

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An Interview

An Interview

by / 17/03/14 / No Comments

With Alexander Sparrow, third-year English and Theatre student, and up-and-coming young comedian.

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3×20

3×20

by / 10/03/14 / 1 Comment

For the graduating class of Toi Whakaari, the 20-minute self-devised solo performances shown as part of the Go Solo season serve as a sample of what they can offer the professional theatre world.

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Haiku for Fringe Winners

Haiku for Fringe Winners

by / 10/03/14 / No Comments

Disclaimer: the writer of these haikus did not see any of these shows.

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“Fringe Fever Is Rife Within Wellington”

“Fringe Fever Is Rife Within Wellington”

by / 03/03/14 / No Comments

We hear from some people about their Fringe experiences, the venues they performed in, the difficulties that challenged them, and what advice they’d give to theatre practitioners thinking of making shows in future festivals.

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7 Things You’ve Heard of and Kind of Want to Do in Theatre in 2014

7 Things You’ve Heard of and Kind of Want to Do in Theatre in 2014

by / 24/02/14 / No Comments

(How to get involved with Theatre in Wellington as a nervous new kid.)

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