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Arts on Wednesday

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Arts on Wednesday – Student Writers Read

Hosted by Ingrid Horrocks, join us as students from Creative Nonfiction and Life Writing classes share the best of their work. Startlingly original, inventive and poignant – these are the tastiest cuts from the 2014 Massey Wellington creative writing student work smorgasbord. Wednesday 15 October 12:30 – 1:30pm 5D14 – Theatre Lab Coffee and biscuits […]

Arts on Wednesday – Binge Culture Collective

This audaciously inventive and interactive show, titled ‘For your Future Guidance’, was nominated for Most Original at NZ Fringe, and runner-up for Fringe of Fringe in Auckland. Reviewers have said it shows Binge’s “commitment to creating daring, unpredictable performances that challenge conventional distinctions between ‘real’ and ‘staged’ performance”. Binge Culture Collective have been described as […]

Arts on Wednesday – Barbarian Productions

Next Wednesday at Wellington, Barbarian Productions, home of theatre that is fierce, funny and counter-cultural, bring you their grim take on corporate change. Get involved, as an outreach team of Grim Reapers are sent by their home company to conduct surveys with you about their public image and the services they provide. We dare you […]

Arts on Wednesday Wellington – Ben Fagan

Ben Fagan, performance poet, is funny, thoughtful, moving, and he has honed his art in fierce slam competitions where he’s taken out multiple prizes and awards. He will be performing at Arts on Wednesday on September 10 in Wellington. Here’s what others have to say about him: “Ben Fagan is that rare kind of poet […]

ACE Wellington adds creative flavour

The Wellington ‘creative campus’ ACE (Achieving Career Excellence) women students’ leadership program had a special twist this year by collaborating with Arts on Wednesday to bring creative women entrepreneurs from the arts sector to the speaker line-up. Dame Deirdre Tarrant (Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit) kicked the program off with an incredibly frank and […]

Original theatre works to feature at next Wellington Arts on Wednesday

Save the date now for your next Wellington Arts on Wednesday culture-fix – and be the first to see brand new devised multi-media/performance works by Massey Wellington theatre students. The Student Theatre Showcase at Wellington Arts on Wednesday on May 28 will feature a modern drama mosaic entitled ‘Women and War’ (with a linked series of pivotal […]

Arts on Wednesday, Manawatu host “Socrates Now” by Yannis Simonides

New Zealand audiences will get a rare chance to see the internationally acclaimed theatrical production, Socrates Now, as it concludes its world tour here in April. This 80-minute, one-man show, presented by Emmy Award winner, Yannis Simonides, puts the audience in a ringside seat at the trial of Socrates in 399BC. Socrates, the Greek founder […]

Arts on Wednesday, Wellington campus, on April 9th will be full of Improv!

Improv show more than just quick laughs Theatre and comedy act the Wellington Improvisation Troupe headline a free lunchtime show at Massey University’s Wellington campus on April 9 aimed at not just gaining some audience laughs but demonstrating the art of quick thinking too. Members of the public are welcome to see the one-off performance […]

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