Bringing the Howick hills alive with local talent

The Howick hills are well and truly humming with The Sound of Music. The upcoming production at the Harlequin Theatre has more than 75 per...

Playing with light and colour

For someone who has always been fascinated by the play of light and explaining shape through light, it came as a huge...

Affordable Lighting Design workshop

If you have always wanted to learn about lighting design for theatre, now’s your chance. Coming up on April 13-14 at Howick Little Theatre (HTL)...

Easter art: artists wanted!

East Auckland artists have been creating Easter Art for the past 13 years as part of Stations of the Cross. Exhibition organisers from Cession Community...

In a spin for music charity

Ever wondered how music is created and captured on a vinyl record? With the renaissance for affection of the vinyl record in mind, a unique...

Special guest at Polyfest today

  The world’s largest Maori and Pacific Island festival, the ASB Polyfest got underway yesterday at the Manukau Sports Bowl in Auckland. The four-day festival started...

Peace poster success for Mackenzie

Mackenzie Alley has seen her entry in the Lions International Peace Poster Contest go global. Howick Lions Club past president Ian Packwood said Mackenzie, now...

World-class Elvis tribute artists to perform

The 10th Anniversary of Elvis in the Gardens will be held on Sunday March 3 at the Auckland Botanic Gardens from 10am --6.30 pm...

Art explores cultural identity and sexuality

Bildungsroman is a rather unusual title for a first solo exhibition at Uxbridge, Malcolm Smith Gallery. Areez Katki says he likes the sound of it. “I’ve...

Howick’s blue artwork makes a stand

Something big, bright and blue has popped up in a popular Howick reserve and has received mixed reactions from the community. Just before Christmas, Howick’s...