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Bad Santa Comes Out Of Hibernation For Mid-Winter Christmas At The Court Theatre Bad Santa Comes Out Of Hibernation For Mid-Winter Christmas At The Court Theatre
by BWW News Desk on July 14, 2018 in New Zealand

Christmas is coming early this year with the arrival of Bad Santa at The Court Theatre for a very special edition of late-night comedy show Scared Scriptless: Mid-Winter Christmas. (more...)
Stay Up To Date On Broadway's Breaking News With BroadwayWorld On Social Media! Stay Up To Date On Broadway's Breaking News With BroadwayWorld On Social Media!
by BWW News Desk on July 13, 2018 in New Zealand

Do you live and breathe all things Broadway? If so, you know there's a ton of exciting things happening on the great white way every day! We at BroadwayWorld know how overwhelming it could be to keep up with the hundreds of stories each week - so we're curating the best you can't miss on our social media feeds daily! (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 7/13 - LITTLE SHOP, PIPPIN, MAMMA MIA and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 7/13 - LITTLE SHOP, PIPPIN, MAMMA MIA and More!
by BWW Special on July 13, 2018 in New Zealand

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature LITTLE SHOP, PIPPIN, MAMMA MIA and More! (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 7/6 - THE CHER SHOW, THE KING AND I, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 7/6 - THE CHER SHOW, THE KING AND I, and More!
by BWW Special on July 06, 2018 in New Zealand

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature THE CHER SHOW, THE KING AND I, and More! (more...)
Bad Santa Comes Out Of Hibernation For Mid-Winter Christmas At The Court Theatre Bad Santa Comes Out Of Hibernation For Mid-Winter Christmas At The Court Theatre
by BWW News Desk on July 05, 2018 in New Zealand

Christmas is coming early this year with the arrival of Bad Santa at The Court Theatre for a very special edition of late-night comedy show Scared Scriptless: Mid-Winter Christmas. (more...)
An Exciting Next Step Announced Towards A New Home For The Court Theatre An Exciting Next Step Announced Towards A New Home For The Court Theatre
by BWW News Desk on July 02, 2018 in New Zealand

???????The Court Theatre is excited by the Christchurch City Council's resolution to work together to establish a permanent home for the company in the city centre. (more...)
Bestselling Thriller Comes To The Court Theatre In Stephen King's MISERY Bestselling Thriller Comes To The Court Theatre In Stephen King's MISERY
by BWW News Desk on July 02, 2018 in New Zealand

Screams will be echoing in The Court Theatre when its first show of the Meridian Energy 2018/2019 season, Stephen King's Misery, opens this August. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/29 - SWEENEY TODD, THE COLOR PURPLE, WEST SIDE STORY, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/29 - SWEENEY TODD, THE COLOR PURPLE, WEST SIDE STORY, and More!
by BWW Special on June 29, 2018 in New Zealand

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature SWEENEY TODD, THE COLOR PURPLE, WEST SIDE STORY, and More! (more...)
The Court Jesters Bring Laughter To All Ages These School Holidays The Court Jesters Bring Laughter To All Ages These School Holidays
by BWW News Desk on June 25, 2018 in New Zealand

???????Family favourite The Early Early Late Show is back to bring the laughter for your 6 - 13-year olds these school holidays. (more...)
Young Actors Take The Stage In Sold-Out Show At The Court Theatre Young Actors Take The Stage In Sold-Out Show At The Court Theatre
by BWW News Desk on June 25, 2018 in New Zealand

The Court Theatre's Youth Company will be tackling a terrifyingly relevant, comic and playful story this June when they take to the stage to perform Vernon God Little. (more...)
BWW Review: AN INSPECTOR CALLS at Dolphin Theatre BWW Review: AN INSPECTOR CALLS at Dolphin Theatre
by Monica Moore on June 23, 2018 in New Zealand

Dolphin Theatre's An Inspector Calls is beautifully presented, illuminating the message of exploitation by those wrapped up within the walls of social status and money in an engaging and relevant piece. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/22 - IN THE HEIGHTS, HUNCHBACK, GUYS AND DOLLS and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/22 - IN THE HEIGHTS, HUNCHBACK, GUYS AND DOLLS and More!
by BWW Special on June 22, 2018 in New Zealand

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature IN THE HEIGHTS, HUNCHBACK, GUYS AND DOLLS and More! (more...)
THE LITTLEST NINJA Stands Tall at The Court Theatre THE LITTLEST NINJA Stands Tall at The Court Theatre
by BWW News Desk on June 20, 2018 in New Zealand

Ninjas are sneaking into The Court Theatre these school holidays to entertain the kids of Canterbury in The Littlest Ninja. (more...)
BWW Feature: Opportunity for young New Zealanders to work with New York professionals in Auckland Showcase BWW Feature: Opportunity for young New Zealanders to work with New York professionals in Auckland Showcase
by Monica Moore on June 18, 2018 in New Zealand

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Calum Scott Announces Debut Australian & New Zealand Shows This October Calum Scott Announces Debut Australian & New Zealand Shows This October
by BWW News Desk on June 16, 2018 in New Zealand

Frontier Touring confirm that UK crooner Calum Scott, the man behind one of the world's most recognisable and loved renditions of Robyn's 'Dancing On My Own', will play his first ever Australian and New Zealand shows this October. The tour will begin at Auckland's Powerstation on Tuesday 23 October before crossing the Tasman for shows in Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne. (more...)
BWW Feature: OPENING NIGHT at Face TV Sky 83 BWW Feature: OPENING NIGHT at Face TV Sky 83
by Monica Moore on June 15, 2018 in New Zealand

The profile of New Zeland Theatre is being lifted and brought into our living rooms with a television show dedicated to the promotion and stories around the lives of those involved In NZ Theatre Productions. (more...)
BWW Previews: BEAUTY AND THE BEAST at Centennial Theatre Epsom, Auckland BWW Previews: BEAUTY AND THE BEAST at Centennial Theatre Epsom, Auckland
by Monica Moore on June 14, 2018 in New Zealand

St Peter's College has gained a reputation for putting on a spectacular Musical and this year's offering is shaping up to be no exception. (more...)
BWW Review: THE CHERRY ORCHARD at ASB Waterfront Theatre BWW Review: THE CHERRY ORCHARD at ASB Waterfront Theatre
by Monica Moore on June 15, 2018 in New Zealand

Auckland Theatre Company's 'The Cherry Orchard' infuses New Zealand society into Chekhov's masterpiece. This intricate labyrinthine highlights the human condition of our contemporary society through a lens of ordinary time. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/15 - HALF TIME, THE KING AND I, ON YOUR FEET, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/15 - HALF TIME, THE KING AND I, ON YOUR FEET, and More!
by BWW Special on June 15, 2018 in New Zealand

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature A CHORUS LINE, BEAUTIFUL, and More! (more...)
BWW Previews: BE MORE CHILL at Spotlight Theatre Manukau Performing Arts BWW Previews: BE MORE CHILL at Spotlight Theatre Manukau Performing Arts
by Monica Moore on June 13, 2018 in New Zealand

Manukau Performing Arts are bringing you the opportunity to?? see a show before it becomes a blockbuster on Broadway. Be More Chill is an energetic familiar feeling new musical based on the young-adult novel by Ned Vizzini. It's the classic nerd falls for the hot girl but there's a sci-fi twist! (more...)
BWW Feature: MORNING STAR at Pumphouse Theatre Takapuna BWW Feature: MORNING STAR at Pumphouse Theatre Takapuna
by Monica Moore on June 12, 2018 in New Zealand

If you're contemplating getting along to see Morningstar at the Pumphouse then let me help you with your decision. Go. Just. Do. It. This is Tantalising and titillating theatre that will please, provoke, excite and give you a very pleasant distraction from the weather. Think hard about how you would behave if 'the boss' was away for a stretch of time. How do you make your decisions? Are you up for change or a protector of the traditions and rules. Would you be best buddies with Michael or Lucifer. Improve your lunch breaks, get new friends and become more interesting with some great discussion about Morningstar. Don't miss out! (more...)
Maori Women Give Voice To Their Stories In New Online Exhibition Maori Women Give Voice To Their Stories In New Online Exhibition
by BWW News Desk on June 11, 2018 in New Zealand

Ng? Taonga Sound & Vision has announced the launch of Maioha - Te Reo o te M?reikura, an exhibition that profiles an important collection of radio interviews with M?ori women, originally broadcast in 1993. The interviews were the result of a project instigated by the Waiatarau Branch of Te R?p? W?hine M?ori Toko i te Ora - The M?ori Women's Welfare League (MWWL), to mark the International Year of the World's Indigenous Peoples and the centenary of Women's Suffrage.    Ng? Taonga Pou ?rahi, Honiana Love says: 'This was a project with the stated aim of making M?ori women more visible through their voices. Twenty-five years later and on the 125th anniversary of New Zealand women gaining the right to vote,  Ng? Taonga is thrilled to be sharing these insightful and often very personal stories again. (more...)
The Court Theatre Goes Blue To Support The Prostate Cancer Foundation The Court Theatre Goes Blue To Support The Prostate Cancer Foundation
by BWW News Desk on June 11, 2018 in New Zealand

The Court Theatre is supporting the Prostate Cancer Foundation of New Zealand in a special Blue Ribbon performance of The Biggest on 26th June. (more...)
BWW Review: THE ATOM ROOM at Circa Theatre Wellington BWW Review: THE ATOM ROOM at Circa Theatre Wellington
by Monica Moore on June 11, 2018 in New Zealand

The Atom Room; a story of our primal need to survive, our innate nature to love and desire to procreate amidst a futurist dilemma of interplanetary habitation. There's a number of firsts to be experienced at Circa Theatre's The Atom Room. First up it's a World Premiere, written by New Zealand Playwright Philip Braithwaite. It's also first to create a prologue in virtual reality, which certainly tugged at my heartstrings more than a little. To see Wellington, the city I know and love well, so different from my own reality is disconcerting and literally illuminated the just-as-disconcerting question 'Do we need to find another planet to inhabit in the future (more...)
BWW Previews: THE ATOM ROOM at Circa Theatre Wellington BWW Previews: THE ATOM ROOM at Circa Theatre Wellington
by Monica Moore on June 09, 2018 in New Zealand

World Premiere of a romantic and thrilling new play by award-winning New Zealand playwright Philip Braithwaite, featuring new music from electronic music icons MINUIT. (more...)