Art and Stage
An artist has started hiding 126 kakapo sculptures around Christchurch for residents to find and adopt.
Even the stairwells of Canterbury Museum are getting the star treatment as it hosts the RISE street art festival.
Former The X Factor star Tom Batchelor is in a new calendar doing everyday activities naked.
The 1000-seat theatre in the Town Hall is unlikely to be re-sized despite calls from the performing arts community for a smaller venue.