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FWB: Friends With Boundaries

Wellington

11/06/2024 - 15/06/2024

"A revelatory snapshot of midlife desires, disappointments and delight..

CONFESSIONS OF A SLEEPWALKING INSOMNIAC

Wellington

08/09/2022 - 09/06/2024

"Writing, acting and directing blend perfectly..

"Uses humour and pathos to gently guide us towards seeing complexity..

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Femme Natale - The Queen Years

Wellington

28/05/2024 - 01/06/2024

"Fun and refreshing, lightly enticing us to think while letting us relax and enjoy..

Farce Onion 2024

Wellington

21/05/2024 - 25/05/2024

"Bold and zingy character work makes it so endearing..

Mum's Vege Patch - Development Season

Wellington

25/04/2024 - 27/04/2024

"A thoughtful and necessary piece that allows us all to explore our relationship with grief..

HELIOS

Dunedin, Christchurch, Wellington

09/04/2024 - 21/04/2024

"Universal themes, experiences and emotions that resonate deeply..

"Richly created ode to the power of the storyteller..

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It Came From Beyond the Script

Wellington

13/10/2023 - 23/03/2024

"A great exercise in technical improv..

"Tropes of the genre traversed to satisfying effect..

Whore's Eye View

Wellington

20/02/2024 - 24/02/2024

"Salted with humour and expressive pauses..

"Historical, comedic, personal, engaging and informative..

Kia Ora Khalid

Wellington

31/01/2024 - 03/02/2024

"The audience takes every hit in the heart during this incredible opera..

At The Altar

Wellington

24/01/2024 - 27/01/2024

"Outstanding onstage horror a well co-ordinated creative success..

Limbo

Wellington

17/01/2024 - 20/01/2024

"Fantastic chemistry and engaging flow..

We Wrote This

Wellington

12/12/2023 - 13/12/2023

"‘Thank you whoever you are there in the dark’..

"The premise, that the only consistent thing in life is change, is thoroughly and entertainingly explored..

Naturally Curious

Wellington

14/11/2023 - 25/11/2023

"Piques our curiosity, celebrates diversity and welcomes inclusion..

No Sleep

Wellington

13/10/2023 - 13/10/2023

"Connection created with impressive level of comfort, cheekiness and authenticity..

NZ vs The World 2023

Wellington

14/10/2023 - 14/10/2023

"A high-energy, silly, fun and super successful end to a high-energy, silly, fun and super successful Festival..

La Catrina

Wellington

14/10/2023 - 14/10/2023

"Smart, clever and ingenious celebration of pain, suffering, isolation, love and respect..

Triptych

Wellington

13/10/2023 - 13/10/2023

"A real joy to see brains working so creatively, quickly and strategically..

Farce Onion: A Spoons Out Mystery

Wellington

13/10/2023 - 13/10/2023

"“A testament to the genre that leaves me laughing until my ribs hurt”..

The Solarpunk Archives

Wellington

12/10/2023 - 12/10/2023

"A breath of fresh air that leaves you both relaxed and empowered for environmental change..

A Bit Dramatic

Wellington

12/10/2023 - 12/10/2023

"Scenarios sympathetic to women and the labelling they can suffer from..

We'll Still Be Friends After This

Wellington

11/10/2023 - 11/10/2023

"Yet again we witness small miracles of interactive creative co-operation..

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