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Posts Tagged ‘ dance ’

Blind patrons catered for at Nutcracker performances

Oct 16th, 2018 | By | Category: Latest News, News

The Nutcracker ballet will offer audio description to blind audience members. BONNIE MOSEN reports.



Black Grace Dance is students’ amazing grace

May 25th, 2018 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, News, Top Picture

Black Grace provides workshops for Maori and Pacific dance classes at Te Auaha. NIKITA RAWNSLEY-WRATT talks with founder Neil Ieremia. Image: NICHOLAS HENDRICKS



Mayor gets all dressed up for the CubaDupa 2018 party

Mar 23rd, 2018 | By | Category: Arts/Entertainment, Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Justin Lester dressed up to promote CubaDupa thanks to make-up artistry tutors from Te Auaha



Changing the rhythm to ease your stress

Dec 2nd, 2016 | By | Category: Radio News



Trust has $6000 up for grabs for children in capital’s Eastern Ward

Sep 22nd, 2016 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Students are missing out on scholarships by not applying to a local charitable trust.



Production growing out of imaginations of Brooklyn kids

Sep 1st, 2016 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, Most Popular, News

Brooklyn Primary School’s production is currently being workshopped by staff and students.



Countries in conflict to come together at WOMAD 2016

Nov 20th, 2015 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, Most Popular, News

China, Greece, USA, Mali and Syria are among the countries represented on stage at WOMAD 2016.



Māori see future careers in performing arts

Nov 26th, 2014 | By | Category: Arts/Entertainment, Editor's Picks, Featured Article, Features, Front Page Layout, Most Popular, News, Student Features

Māori of all ages, backgrounds, shapes and sizes come to Wellington to study the art of performance. MATTHEW LAU reports.



Double accolade in Taiwan

Oct 22nd, 2014 | By | Category: News, Top Picture

Whitireia Polytech’s Maori performing art opens show for final event of Nan Ying International Folklore Festival. MATTHEW LAU reports.



WATCH: Whitireia group earn Taiwan honour

Oct 12th, 2014 | By | Category: Arts/Entertainment, Diversity, Editor's Picks, Latest News, Most Popular, News

Performers chosen to end Nan-Ying Cultural Festival opening ceremony.



Thousands entertained and scared by haka in Taiwan streets

Oct 9th, 2014 | By | Category: Diversity, Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

A Taiwanese tour guide joins NZ performing for haka Ka Mate during the opening of festival.



Kiwi performers from Wellington and Waikato form alliance in Tainan

Oct 7th, 2014 | By | Category: Diversity, Front Page Layout, Latest News

Wellington’s Whitireia Performing Arts and Waikato’s Tamaki-Hauraki Kowhao Rau join forces overseas.



REVIEW: DJ Stickybuds rocks the boat

Feb 13th, 2014 | By | Category: Arts/Entertainment, Editor's Picks, Features, Front Page Layout, Most Popular, Student Features, Top Picture

Stickybuds entertained crowds at Wellington’s Tugboat, and having experienced him live once before, OREN OAARIKI went along for more.



Documentary traces roots of unity through cultural dance

Nov 15th, 2013 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Director Bronwyn Judge premieres her documentary on African dance at dance festival in capital.



Brooklyn School pupils make a splash with their performances

Sep 10th, 2013 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Brooklyn School children are practising during their lunchtimes for Artsplash this week.



Shaking and swaying a way to fitness with Pacific flavour

Sep 2nd, 2013 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Performing arts graduates stimulate the community into fitness with dance routines in Lower Hutt.



Final rewind for Wellington dance venue

Jul 25th, 2013 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News

After a decade of late night dance parties, music venue Sandwiches is closing its doors for good.



Stage Challenge becomes student challenge for Kuranui

May 24th, 2013 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Kuranui College students doing all the jobs and performance for annual event.



Sharing Maori culture through the song and dance of kapa haka

May 14th, 2013 | By | Category: Arts/Entertainment, Editor's Picks, Featured Article, Features, Front Page Layout

Many people have found that the way to Maori culture’s heart is through its song and dance. NATASHA THYNE reports.



Multi-Fest a colourful celebration of Lower Hutt’s diverse cultures

Mar 28th, 2013 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, Most Popular

Lower Hutt celebrated its diversity last weekend with food, fashion and dance from around the world.



Big Kumara d-floor legacy takes to new Bats’ stage

Mar 11th, 2013 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Ex-club dance floor becomes the stage for Pinwheel Dance Theatre’s new show.



Sexy flow workshops for local pole dancers

Nov 6th, 2012 | By | Category: Radio News

WELLINGTONIANS HAVE had the chance to learn pole dancing from an international star – and he’s male. 24 year old American Josiah Grant has been in Wellington recently, teaching sexy flow workshops to local dancers



Special visitor keeping libraries on their toes

Apr 20th, 2012 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Capital city libraries get straight to the pointe with Angelina Ballerina.



Leslie leads family on scary, exciting dance

Mar 22nd, 2012 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Mum and dad moving to support scholarship winner in London



Hare Krishnas not what they seem from other side of the street

Mar 6th, 2012 | By | Category: Diversity, Featured Article

Hare Krishnas are not widely understood in Western society, so SARA GREIG finds out what all the noise is about.



Top Whitireia dance teacher leaves her treasure of 21 years

Sep 1st, 2011 | By | Category: Featured Article, Features, Front Page Layout, Student Features

Gaylene Sciascia talks to KATIE McALISTER about her 21 years as a dance teacher at Whitireia.



Poets to pitch poetry to Rugby World Cup fans

Aug 12th, 2011 | By | Category: Arts/Entertainment, Latest News, News

Pacific poets will run workshops in the Cup fanzone.



Recycling message taught through dance

Mar 30th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Capital E’s National Arts Festival was in Civic Square last week.



Bangkok gay life inspires short film

Sep 9th, 2010 | By | Category: Arts/Entertainment, Front Page Layout, Latest News

Web opens doors for film-makers like Andy Boreham.



Cultural mash-up as New York meets Cuba St

Sep 1st, 2010 | By | Category: Arts/Entertainment, Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

US Christian dance group right at home in the Capital.



City housing tenants display artistic talents

Jun 1st, 2010 | By | Category: Arts/Entertainment, Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Show with a difference marks Toi Poneke’s birthday



Proud Porirua students stage Pacific journey

Aug 10th, 2009 | By | Category: Arts/Entertainment, Diversity, Front Page Layout, Latest News

Show helps stop people ‘putting Porirua down’. VIDEO



Dancer leaps above Aussie macho culture

Jun 10th, 2009 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Teen overcomes stereotypes to focus on dance career.



Artsplash more than just a festival – SLIDESHOW

Aug 21st, 2008 | By | Category: Picture story

Artsplash is giving kids the opportunity to grow as people.