Archive for the 'Entertainment' Category

Queen + Adam Lambert – Second Auckland Show Announced

Press Release – Blackout Music Management

For immediate release: 5pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014
DUE TO HUGE DEMAND DURING THE PRE-SALE
A SECOND AUCKLAND SHOW IS ANNOUNCED Read more »

NZSO performs The Creation

Press Release – NZSO

NZSO performs The Creation 216 years after it brought fame to its composer


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Angela Tiatia and Shahriar Asdollah-Zadeh – The Screen

Press Release – Enjoy Art Gallery

Angela Tiatia and Shahriar Asdollah-Zadeh
The Screen
August 6 – August 30, 2014
Opening : Wednesday, August 6, 5:30pm

News stories overwhelm other news stories, events oust each other from the headlines and ten second items are squeezed out of hourly news bulletins by other things happening in other places. Read more »

Lalaga: Weaving Heritage Dance in the 21st Century

Press Release – Pacific Dance

Lalaga: Weaving Heritage Dance in the 21st Century

A Fono for all artists and community groups

Saturday, August 2nd

10am – 5pm Read more »

It’s Official – NZ Loves Bill

Press Release – Elephant Publicity

It’s Official – NZ Loves Bill

Due to popular demand – TWO EXTRA SHOWS have been announced in Auckland and Wellington for Bill Bailey’s LIMBOLAND NZ TOUR 2014. Tickets are on sale now! Read more »

VERBATIM needs your support!

Press Release – Rethinking Crime and Punishment

VERBATIM needs your support!

Last year our partner organisation JustSpeak embarked on a collaboration with a local theatre company Last Tapes Theatre to produce two short New Zealand plays that offer audiences the opportunity to hear the words of offenders, victims and families affected by violent crime. Now the play is back.
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Names of towns and cities should revert to Maori language

Press Release – University of Canterbury

Names of towns and cities should revert to Maori language, says former All Black

July 23, 2014

New Zealand should change the names of its towns and cities to Maori language, former All Black, New Zealand Maori, Sevens rugby player and University of Canterbury double graduate Dallas Seymour says. Read more »

NZ Film ‘The Dead Lands’ to Have Toronto World Premiere

Press Release – New Zealand Film Commission

New Zealand Film ‘The Dead Lands’ to Have Toronto World Premiere

Māori action epic The Dead Lands Read more »

New Zealand Post Book Awards Finalists Announced

Press Release – NZ Post Book Awards

New Zealand Post Book Awards Finalists Announced
QUINTESSENTIAL KIWI CHARACTER SHINES THROUGH
The quintessential New Zealand character comes to the fore in the finalists for the New Zealand Post Book Awards 2014, announced today. Read more »

Why have swag when you can have Coconut Lime – Team Dynamite

Press Release – Muchmoremusic

“Why have swag when you can have Coconut Lime.” – Team Dynamite

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The Udnerstudy – Second best can be a bitch

Press Release – Howick Little Theatre

Media Release

22nd July 2014

HLT STUDIO’S SECOND PRODUCTION SHOWS HOW SECOND BEST CAN BE A BITCH Read more »

NZ’s eco fashion week designers announced

Press Release – New Zealand Eco Fashion Exposed

NZ’s eco fashion week designers announced

New Zealand Eco Fashion Exposed has announced the full line-up of designers for its extended programme of events, running from Thursday 24 through until Sunday 27 July. Read more »

Anti-mining campaign doco debuts at NZ Film Festival

Press Release – Cap Bocage

Anti-mining campaign doco debuts at NZ Film Festival

Playing at this year’s New Zealand International Film Festival, Cap Bocage is a close-up exploration of the forces that came into play when environmental issues and indigenous rights became intertwined in New Caledonia, and a telling picture of how deeply divided the French Pacific territory is on the issue of independence. Read more »

Going Global Music Summit announces dates

Press Release – NZ Music Commission

Going Global Music Summit announces dates and Artist applications

Going Global Music Summit 2014 – What you need to know before you go. Read more »

Dan Aux’s Debut Album Drops in August

Press Release – Frequency Media

Dan Aux’s Debut Album Drops in August, Announces Release Party

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iHeartradio And Radio Hauraki Present Head like a Hole

Press Release – Mushroom Group

iHeartradio And Radio Hauraki Present Head like a Hole

Live And Rawkus for One Free Gig!

iHeartRadio is excited to bring yet another free concert to kiwis. This time it is going to be one for all the rock’n’roll fans… iHeartRadio and Radio Hauraki presents Head Like A Hole! Read more »

New Zealand Fashion Week: Provisional Designer Announcement

Press Release – New Zealand Fashion Week Ltd

22 July 2014

New Zealand Fashion Week: Provisional Designer Announcement 2014

New Zealand Fashion Week (NZFW) is excited to announce its provisional designer line up for 2014, Read more »

Boost for talented young performers in the capital

Press Release – Dame Malvina Major Foundation

22 July 2014

Boost for talented young performers in the capital

Young performing artists in the Wellington region can get a $5,000 boost towards achieving their dreams thanks to Arts Excellence Awards being offered by The Dame Malvina Major Foundation. Read more »

Inbetweeners 2 Cast Heads Down under for NZ Premiere

Press Release – Roadshow Film Distributors

Inbetweeners 2 Cast Heads Down under for New Zealand Premiere
The stars of this year’s most anticipated comedy, The Inbetweeners 2 will head to New Zealand next month as part of the Australasian promotional tour. Read more »

NZSO concerts with Edo de Waart

Press Release – Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands

NZSO concerts with Edo de Waart
MOZART Violin Concerto No. 4
MAHLER Symphony No. 9

With Free pre-concert talks – 45 minutes prior Read more »

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