Archive for the 'Entertainment' Category

Attitude calling out for challengers

Press Release – Attitude Awards

Attitude calling out for challengers

Attitude Award winner Nick Chisholm and his wife Nicola are heading to the United States – to try and get pregnant. Read more »

Four Flat Whites in Auckland!

Press Release – Crummer Entertainment

Four Flat Whites in Auckland!

Venice! Rome! Tuscany!

With a copy of Lonely Planet in one hand and an Italian phrase book in the other, recently retired librarians Adrian and Alison feel prepared to face the excitement of Italy in their longed for trip. Read more »

YESSHOP Hits the Streets of Auckland to Sing for Charity

Press Release – Yesshop

New Zealand’s TV Shopping Channel, YESSHOP Hits the Streets of Auckland to Sing for Charity KidsCan.

In the spirit of supporting a goodcause and NZMusicMonth,we invite you to come and enjoy original musicwrittenbyMonique, and donate whatever you can. All the money made from this event will be donated to KidsCan. Read more »

Auckland Trotting Club announces new incentives

Press Release – Alexandra Park

Wednesday, 4 May 2016

Auckland Trotting Club announces new incentives for owners and trainers

Auckland Trotting Club president Bruce Carter has announced from 1 August a new incentive scheme will be introduced for the 2016/17 season. Read more »

NZDF team ace ANZAC rugby challenge

Press Release – New Zealand Defence Force

NZDF TEAM ACE ANZAC RUGBY CHALLENGE

The New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) Invictus Games team tested their skills against the Australian Invictus Team in a three day camp before heading to Orlando this week. Read more »

Popular NZXC dirt bike series expanded for 2016

Press Release – Bikesport NZ

POPULAR NZXC DIRT BIKE SERIES EXPANDED FOR 2016

Former Kiwi international Paul Whibley (Yamaha YZ450F), the man from Taikorea putting something back into the sport. Photo by Andy McGechan, BikesportNZ.com Read more »

Annual awards to celebrate champions of recreation

Press Release – NZ Recreation

Annual awards to celebrate champions of recreation

Nominations are open for the 2016 New Zealand Recreation Association (NZRA) Awards, Read more »

Fewer Wellingtonians and more Cantabrians tying the knot

Press Release – Statistics New Zealand

Fewer Wellingtonians and more Cantabrians tying the knot

4 May 2016

Fewer marriages and civil unions were celebrated in 2015, compared with 2014, Statistics New Zealand said today. Read more »

Okareka Dance Company’s acclaimed Mana Wahine returns

Press Release – Okareka Dance Company

Okareka Dance Company’s acclaimed Mana Wahine Return

Okareka Dance Company presents
Mana Wahine Read more »

Ardbeg Whisky brings the dark history of Islay to NZ shores

Press Release – Ardbeg

May 2016

Ardbeg Whisky brings the dark history of Islay to New Zealand shores for Ardbeg Night 2016

Ardbeg Day is returning to New Zealand for a fifth year this time as Ardbeg Night, bringing the illicit taste of the special edition Ardbeg Dark Cove from Islay to the four standing Ardbeg Embassies in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch on Saturday 28th May. Read more »

Charity Aims to Help Over 1000 Mothers this Mother’s Day

Press Release – Dress For Success

Charity Aims to Help Over 1000 Mothers this Mother’s Day

More than 70 percent of the women who go through Dress for Success Auckland (DfSA) looking for help are mothers, a third of which are single mothers. Read more »

4 Kiwi Chefs Announced as Pacific Semifinalists

Press Release – S. Pellegrino

4 Kiwi Chefs Announced as Pacific Semifinalists

Orphans Kitchen, The Grove, Roots and Apero Food & Wine young chefs announced as Pacific semifinalists in S.Pellegrino’s search for the best Young Chef in the world Read more »

2016 SAS College Rugby League season kick-off

Press Release – Auckland Rugby League

3/5/2016
AUCKLAND RUGBY LEAGUE

2016 SAS College Rugby League season kick-off Read more »

Piano genius and star conductor set to awe with NZSO

Press Release – NZSO

Piano genius and star conductor set to awe with NZSO

3 May 2016
Britain’s greatest living pianist, a fast-rising conducting star and the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra will join forces to present a titan of classical music in May. Read more »

Writers Evening at St Heliers Library

Press Release – St Heliers Library

Writers Evening at St Heliers Library

AUCKLAND, NZ – Still buzzing from the Auckland Writers Festival?

St Heliers Library’s popular Writers Evening returns on Tuesday, 17 May, 6.30pm. Read more »

I AM Project

Press Release – Africa on my Sleeve

PRESS RELEASE: I AM Project

I AM – countering one-dimensional narratives about people of African descent in New Zealand using visual methodologies and participatory photography. Read more »

Te Matatini Welcomes New Executive Director

Press Release – Te Matatini

Te Matatini Welcomes New Executive Director
No stranger to Kapa Haka after many years on the national stage, new Executive Director Carl Ross is excited to be joining the Te Matatini team in a role which marries his extensive experience in strategic management and his love for the performing arts. Read more »

Foundation North starts funding for cultural diversity

Press Release – Foundation North

Foundation North starts funding for cultural diversity

Grants to six arts organisations representative of Auckland’s cultural diversity have been made by Foundation North. The organisations are Auckland Festival Trust, He Waka Eke Noa Charitable Trust, Ngati Whatua Orakei Whai Maia Ltd, Silo Theatre, TAPACA and The Oryza Foundation for Asian Performing Arts. Read more »

Brother Design Stars to Shine Bright at NZ Fashion Week

Press Release – Brother Design Stars

Brother Design Stars to Shine Bright at New Zealand Fashion Week

Top young creative talent will see their name up in lights, as finalists of this year’s Brother Design Stars will feature in the inaugural New Zealand Fashion Week Graduate Show supported by Brother. Read more »

Exclusive Art Exhibition at Prefab Hall

Press Release – NZ Art Show

Exclusive Art Exhibition at Prefab Hall

On May the 4th, an exclusive exhibition at one of Wellington’s newest venues, Prefab Hall, will feature around forty artworks from twenty especially handpicked New Zealand artists. The exhibition launches the 2016 NZ Art Show and is reserved for Friends and sponsors of the shows. Read more »

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