Shakespeare students shine

Eleven Auckland students are off to Dunedin to attend Shakespeare Globe Centre New Zealand’s (SGCNZ) National Shakespeare Schools Production (NSSP) in late September. Two students...

Master songsmith relishes times of change

By PJ (Phil) Taylor 2020 is a year out of the box, to say the least, with the worldwide Covid-19 outbreak closing down a lot...

Macleans art sale goes online

Macleans College traditionally hosts an annual art sale and exhibition in June each year as a fundraising event to support the Macleans College First...

Old Skool: confidence through hip hop

Spoken word artist See-Niz and rapper Nicky Smirk have been using a unique programme to teach public speaking confidence to students at Somerville Intermediate. Nicky...

Cast devastated on cabaret being cancelled

Covid-19 has had a major impact on Harlequin Musical Theatre shows for a second time. The cast is gutted as the Thursday and Friday...

Kong wins arts scholarship

Aaron Kong has won the Iris Fisher Scholarship from art gallery Te Tuhi. Kong is currently completing his Bachelor of Fine Arts (Honours) at the...

Clevedon: Get lost in time at McNicol Homestead

Tear the kids away from their iPads and plan a trip back in time to the McNicol Homestead Museum in Clevedon. The homestead provides a...

Estuary Art and Ecology Award: Van der Drift wins

Kate Van der Drift has won the 14th Estuary Art and Ecology Award The 2020 Estuary Art and Ecology Award attracted an unprecedented number of...

Harlequin Musical Theatre:Expect the unexpected

Considering the unprecedented times we are living in, it’s all about expecting the unexpected. Harlequin Musical Theatre and StageAntics will be presenting Expect the Unexpected...

Mountain vista:Local snapper wins photo award

Shona Kebble, a photographer from the Howick Photographic Society, recently won a Silver medal in a prestigious NZ landscape competition that included many international...


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