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Pataka Lockdown News

Published: Sun 5 Apr 2020 02:27 PM
Kia ora from everyone at Pātaka, albeit from our various offsite bubbles. Although Pātaka isn't physically open to the public, we are doing our best to stay connected and keep you all informed during this surreal time by utilising our various online/social ... Read more...

Film Release Soon: 'Another Plan From Outer Space'

Published: Sun 5 Apr 2020 06:19 AM
Bounty Films is excited to announce the global video-on-demand release of the Science Fiction-Thriller , "Another Plan from Outer Space" . It will be available globally via Prime Video and Vimeo on Demand on the 10th April. "Another Plan ... Read more...

Lockdown Soul Session #6 Native Nations

Published: Sat 4 Apr 2020 05:51 PM
Together at home Rotorua Join us for a series of live-streamed Solo sessions with artists live streaming from their Whare, to yours. Saturday, April 4, 2020 at 8 PM – 8:45 PM | FB/IG/Spotify: @nativenationsmusic Marcus Ridge is a Diné, (Navajo), ... Read more...

Netball Mainland In Voluntary Liquidation

Published: Sat 4 Apr 2020 04:09 PM
The Netball Mainland Zone has confirmed today that the organisation has recommended to its members at its 2020 Annual General Meeting on Saturday the 4th of April that it be placed in voluntary liquidation. This recommendation was accepted by the members ... Read more...

Kiwi Artists Design Hugo Award Bases

Published: Sat 4 Apr 2020 02:12 PM
CoNZealand, 78th Worldcon host, announced two New Zealand artists selected to create the bases for the 2020 Hugo Awards and the 1945 Retro Hugos. The Hugo Awards are a major highlight of every Worldcon, recognising the best science fiction or fantasy ... Read more...

Vodafone Brings Live Performances To Living Rooms

Published: Sat 4 Apr 2020 01:45 PM
While New Zealanders stay at home due to the COVID-19 Alert Level 4 lockdown, Vodafone NZ has launched a four-part concert series in partnership with Live Nation, streaming live performances from local musicians into homes around the country. Vodafone Lounge ... Read more...

Stressed Out? Art Can Help Us Get Through The Coronavirus Pandemic

Published: Sat 4 Apr 2020 08:20 AM
The world is stressed out by coronavirus. According to a recent survey, nearly half of Americans are anxious about contracting COVID-19, and four in 10 Americans are worried about getting seriously ill or dying from it. Businesses are shutting their ... Read more...

NZSO Releases Free Concert Performance Online

Published: Fri 3 Apr 2020 06:38 PM
The New Zealand Symphony Orchestra will debut a video of a concert performance on its website for New Zealanders to enjoy during the COVID-19 restrictions. An Instrumental Voyage - Pae Tawhiti, Pae Tata was recorded in 2019 as part of Tuia Encounters 250 ... Read more...

Whale Tales 2021 Is Looking For Artists For Auckland's Public Art Trail In 2021!

Published: Fri 3 Apr 2020 05:18 PM
Whale Tales is on the hunt for artists to be a part of a truly magical event coming to Auckland in Summer/Autumn 2021. For 10 weeks, Whale Tales ,a public art sculpture trail exploring Tāmaki Makaurau/Auckland, will showcase 70 tails illustrated by ... Read more...

Unforgotten, A TV-play: Have Miracles Been Cancelled?

Published: Fri 3 Apr 2020 04:46 PM
With all live performances cancelled or postponed, NO Productions are delighted to present their favourite show Unforgotten - now in a new format as a teleplay! What is a teleplay? It may sound ghastly. And yet… don’t dismiss it! The TV version ... Read more...
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