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Suitcase Show

Wellington

29/02/2024 - 02/03/2024

"Worth spending 50 minutes enjoying the trademark Trick of the Light creativity..

CRUNCH

Wellington

29/02/2024 - 03/03/2024

"Crunch is alive...

THOROUGHLY MODERN MĀUI – TE MĀUI O NAINEI

Dunedin, Wellington, Nelson, Worth spending 50 minutes enjoying the trademark Trick of the Light creativity

14/09/2022 - 29/02/2024

"Funny, heartfelt, confronting, welcoming, flawless – and needed in the current climate..

"Māori humour at its finest, funny, cheeky and truthful..

Hatupatu Kurungaituku - A Forbidden Love

Wellington, Auckland, Christchurch

20/02/2024 - 10/03/2024

"Giving a voice to our ancestors while bringing language and kaupapa into the present..

"Courageous and innovative ..

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Sad Boi, Funny Guy

Wellington

29/02/2024 - 02/03/2024

"Keeps our curiosity and laughter on board till the last..

Jungle Book re-imagined

Wellington

23/02/2024 - 25/02/2024

"How prescient was Kipling..

"Glorious dance artists..

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Michael Jackson HIStory Show

New Plymouth, Hastings

28/02/2024 - 29/02/2024

"Act of redemption for the legacy..

Tutus on Tour 2024

Raumati, Hastings, Christchurch, Hamilton

16/02/2024 - 14/03/2024

"Will leave the audience captivated..

"Smorgasbord of bite-sized offering..

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Rituals of Similarity

Auckland, Wellington, Whangarei

01/08/2023 - 23/03/2024

"A must see..

"Artistic motivation, mentorship and marinading..

NO NO NO

Wellington

27/02/2024 - 02/03/2024

"Deeply poetic yet gut-punchingly relatable: a tight, slick, kaleidoscope of a show..

After the Storm

Wellington

28/02/2024 - 02/03/2024

"Gorgeous melodies and top class singing convey a simple, honest love story..

Don't Touch Me! A tale of cats and hugs

Wellington

28/02/2024 - 02/03/2024

"An intriguingly revelatory unpacking of the title..

The Eleventh Trip of Lilibet W.

Wellington

28/02/2024 - 01/03/2024

"Ladanyl has researched meticulously, written brilliantly and chosen his cast superbly..

Songs in the Key of Love

Wellington

28/02/2024 - 02/03/2024

"Vulnerability, trust, joy, passion, love, hope and sadness = masculinity at its very best..

Manage Your Expectations

Wellington

27/02/2024 - 02/03/2024

"Very very good indeed..

"Just dead hands left and one dancing naked body..

The Butterfly Who Flew Into The Rave

Auckland, Wellington

20/02/2024 - 09/03/2024

"Entirely cohesive, outstanding work..

"A powerhouse in all aspects..

An Almighty Yes

Wellington, Dunedin

27/02/2024 - 16/03/2024

"Illustrates an attitude, a lesson and a message ..

THE ICE CREAM IS MELTING!

Hamilton

24/02/2024 - 25/02/2024

"Shone as bright as the sun...

"Breathtaking, enchanting, greatly appreciated by families..

PURE GRIME

Wellington

26/02/2024 - 28/02/2024

"Captivating clowning joyously captures what’s grotesque and gross in humans..

Sculpture Meets Dance

Hamilton

24/02/2024 - 03/03/2024

"Interacting with the environment as they go..

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