Art and Stage

Jethro Tull hits Christchurch

Ian Anderson has arrived in Christchurch with his trademark flute in his backpack.

A magical Messiah

Full credit to musical director Andrew Withington for a stunning performance of a classic holiday concert.

Dali's surreal cameo

A Christchurch rebuild worker has used his work tools to create fleeting works of art in the concrete columns beneath the Christchurch Art Gallery.

A love letter to Chch

The latest graphic novel from Dylan Horrocks is a "little love letter" to Christchurch.

Art transforms drab wall

Another drab Christchurch building facade has been transformed into a colourful artwork.

Water sculpture has been forgotten

Why does no-one want to rescue an elegant Avon River sculpture from its dense bed of weeds and discarded bottles?

Retro shopkeepers recognised

Trevor Phipps was quick to spot his late brother-in-law behind the counter in an untitled series of 1977 photographs.

Wild new art in central city

Arts precinct plan 'outdated'

No holding back for Veronicas

Australian duo The Veronicas are back and, not surprisingly, twin sisters Lisa and Jessica Origliasso from Brisbane are eager to talk about their new album.

'We're not a boy band'

Rory McKenna of the popular Christchurch band talks fans, fame and life after The X Factor.

Ladi6's festival homecoming

Doprah singer's awards snub

The Bats headline Nostalgia fest

If good music, local beers and unique food is your scene, you might want to get your tickets booked for next year's Nostalgia Festival.

A proper theatre for a proper city

Velvet curtains, chandeliers, spectacular dancing and a standing ovation - last night's Isaac Theatre Royal opening was a truly giddy affair.

Final push for theatre

Workers are racing to get the restored Isaac Theatre Royal ready for its big opening night on Monday.

Theatre a labour of love

One step closer to Broadway

The Ego has landed for 7 Days show

The Friday night TV comedy show 7 Days is taking to the road on a national tour.

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