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WIN: Cirque du Soleil’s Toruk – The First Flight wants to send your family to the incredible Cirque du Soleil's Turok - The First Flight.

Review: Ex-West End performer brings hilarious London comedy to life in...

Performer Nic Kyle may have had less than 30 people to perform for, but that didn't stop him from bringing the house down in an uplifting one-man show and a dark comedy, writes Georgia OConnor-Harding.

Teacher joins former students’ cast

A teacher at the National Academy of Singing and Dramatic Art is taking part in her former student's first professional show of the year.

Watch: New web-series celebrates Ngai Tahu artists

Cave drawings that are across the South Island serve as the inspiration for some Ngai Tahu artists featured in a new web series.

Watch: Construction of new cinema complex underway

Construction of a new $50 million Hotys cinema complex is underway, promising to bring Xtreme screens and luxury viewing to movie-goers.

Burnside tackles Disney classic

Burnside High School is taking on a Disney classic in its production.

Our People: Burning bras, brutal reviews

Composer Dr Philip Norman has been given a $100,000 grant to document the history of New Zealand composers. He told stories of burning bras, brutal reviews and making music pay.

Watch: ‘Secret’ underground of Japanese tattoos on display

An exhibition at the Canterbury Museum is displaying the largely 'secret' underground of Japanese tattoos.

South Brighton wins Lions choir

The Lions Male Voice Choir will perform only once in the South Island - at a South Brighton jubilee concert

Young dancers Disneyland-bound

Fifteen promising dancers at the Selwyn School of Dance will travel to Los Angeles to dance on the Disneyland stage.