The Piano: Centre for Music and the Arts ,
156 Armagh Street, Christchurch, New Zealand 8011, Christchurch, New Zealand
The creative mind is complex. Although society might like creative people to be just like everyone else - they aren't! The qualities that enable them to engage with the creative process also make their experience of life different.
Are you a creative per... Read More
Soprano Yumeka Hildreth presents an afternoon of musical treats and comedy
University of Canterbury music graduate student and soprano
Yumeka Hildreth invites all to enjoy an afternoon of musical treats and comedy! Performing dramatic and comical arias,... Read More
60 Cathedral Square, Christchurch, New Zealand 8011, Christchurch, New Zealand
Join the School of Music at Tūranga for this special presentation of New Music Central featuring local indie bands Speak Softly & The Response.
Speak Softly is an art-pop electronic duo based in Christchurch comprised of vocalist Naomi Ferguson and c... Read More
The Healing Space ,
3/140 Colombo Street, Christchurch, New Zealand, Christchurch, New Zealand
Journey Into Stillness
Join Philippe for a Breath & Meditation Circle to begin or deepen and develop your Meditation Practice
Suitable for all levels
No prior experience required
Space for 10 people in each group
Dates: 4 Wednesdays 24, 31 July &... Read More
THE OUTSOURCED ACCOUNTANT: IGNITE ROADSHOW 2019 - CHRISTCHURCH
Created specifically for accountants, bookkeepers, accounting firm partners and owners, this one-day event is a must-see at zero cost to you and your team!
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Addington Raceway ,
75 Jack Hinton Drive, Addington, Christchurch, New Zealand 8024, Christchurch, New Zealand
What it is:
The Master Electricians Apprentice Challenge is an annual competition for all apprentices in the electrical industry with less than 45months on-job training. Competitors are put through a series of technical challenges that test their ability... Read More
Haeata Community Campus ,
240 Breezes Road., Christchurch, New Zealand 8061, Christchurch, New Zealand
This deeply personal, multi-award winning work by Christchurch's very own Tusiata Avia has delighted, shocked and seduced audiences all around the world, and now it's coming home!
Based on Avia's provocative and unapologetic poetry, Wild Dogs is a play t... Read More
Kensington Fun House ,
185 Manchester Street, Christchurch, New Zealand 8011, Christchurch, New Zealand
Three singer/songwriters performing live in front of an audience.
This month features the talents of of Amir Yussof, Kay Duncan and hosted by Geoff Farmar.
7pm $5 cover charge... Read More
Mono Nights ,
90 Ilam Road, Ilam, Christchurch, New Zealand 8041, Christchurch, New Zealand
Since the release of their debut album ‘Evil Adventures and Happy Endings’ in 2017, Grey Lynn heroes Manu and Eden have been selling out shows all across the country (and a couple in Asia), performing at festivals like Rhythm and Vines, smashing streaming... Read More
Oxford Ter ,
Christchurch Central, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand, Christchurch, New Zealand
Our 2019 Festival will open with A Winter's Tale & Pōwhiri – a free public event that over two nights will see Oxford Terrace and Ōtākaro, the Avon River transformed into a carnival of street-party revelry – featuring light, sound, music and performan... Read More
The Slate Room ,
160 Lichfield Street, Christchurch, New Zealand 8013, Christchurch, New Zealand
- Share this event and invite 3 mates to go in to win 4 tickets
- Winner Drawn 22nd of July
All the way from Flagstaff Arizona, Ownglow is touching down in Christchurch for his FIRST EVER NZ tour!
One of the front runners in liquid... Read More
St Bede's College Boarding School ,
210 Main North Road, Christchurch, New Zealand 8051, Christchurch, New Zealand
St Bede’s College 1st XV v Shirley Boys High School 1stXV.
At 2:45pm on Saturday 27th July on St Bede’s College No.1
Round 11 of the UC 1stXV Championship 2019
2019 UC Championship Form:
• St Bede’s College: W-W-L-W-W-W-W-W-W... Read More
Christchurch Town Hall ,
Christchurch, New Zealand 8013, Christchurch, New Zealand
Celebrating the mountaineering spirit of Sir Edmund Hillary on his centenary, the Christchurch Symphony Orchestra will be premiering a brand new symphony by Gareth Farr, Roar of A Thousand Tigers, in Lamb & Hayward Masterworks: Spirit of Adventure.... Read More
NASDA Studios ,
130 Madras Street, Christchurch, New Zealand 8011, Christchurch, New Zealand
NASDA will be live-streaming a Q&A session with the 2019 audition panel and current NASDA students. Gain the tools you need to present well at an audition, and in particular at your audition to study at the National Academy of Singing and Dramatic Art... Read More
Toru Whā, Ka Rewa a Matariki - remembering the past, while also celebrating new horizons and possibilities.
NZTrio will be joined by musician and composer Horomona Horo playing taonga pūoro in a programme reflecting on our past, while celebrating new ho... Read More
Christchurch Folk Music Club ,
29 Domain Terrace, Christchurch, New Zealand 8024, Christchurch, New Zealand
Ceollu began as an ‘Irish duo with a twist’ delivering traditional and untraditional songs and tunes in an unexpectedly refreshing style. Now a three-piece, Argene, Kirsten and Mary’s sound is strong in Irish flavour with a hit of rock, pop and jazz.
Arg... Read More
This dynamic and daring debut will feature a kaleidoscope of sound highlighting the collective talents of Christchurch's most exciting new trio: cLoud Collective.
Core performers Mark Menzies (Violin/Viola), Reuben de Lautour (Piano/Electronics) and Just... Read More
This compelling, award-winning piece shares the extraordinary survival story of critically-acclaimed integrated performer, Rodney Bell, Ngāti Maniapoto.
Rodney left Aotearoa in 2007 to pursue a dancing career in the United States but through a series of... Read More
Founded here in Christchurch in 2004, Different Light Theatre brings together the talents and stories of an ensemble of performers with intellectual disabilities.
In The History of Different Light six actors present their own experiences with the company... Read More
Performed by critically acclaimed dancer and performer, Rodney Bell (Ngāti Maniapoto), Meremere merges spoken word, music, dance and multimedia design to tell its story.
This is Rodney’s story – from a childhood spent in Te Kuititanga to scaling the hei... Read More
South Island composer and flautist Tamara Smith travelled the world compiling inspiration for her compositions, from performing in jazz clubs in Paris to learning Indian flute by the Ganges. Mundi brings together some of New Zealand’s top musicians, creat... Read More
336 St. Asaph St, Christchurch, New Zealand 8011, Christchurch, New Zealand
This July, Hybrid Rose will be embarking on her very first national tour. The cyberpop producer/singer will be taking the release off her upcoming EP 'Awkwardly Eccentric' to a selected few cities around the country, closing it up in Christchurch.
Perfor... Read More
Halo Venue ,
66B Wharenui Rd, Upper Riccarton, Christchurch, New Zealand 8042, Christchurch, New Zealand
The Devil is coming back to Christchurch! Satan is bringing the seven deadly sins back to town with help from some of the most wicked performers he could lead into temptation. Give in to your desires and embrace the demon within for The Devil's Cabaret 20... Read More
Back in the day, when it was 3am and the last bus had gone, the 24-hour burger joint in Cathedral Square – aka: The Dog House – was the final stop before heading home; a place as familiar to Pacific Underground as Otākaro, the Avon River.
Fast forward 25... Read More
ChristChurch Cathedral Transitional New Zealand ,
234 Hereford Street, Christchurch, New Zealand 8011, Christchurch, New Zealand
Egyptian Bass-Baritone Ashraf Sewailam will perform a recital at the Christchurch Transitional Cathedral in Christchurch on Sunday 4 August. The programme will also feature acclaimed local soprano Amanda Atlas, with both singers accompanied by New Zealand... Read More
Calling on YOUR talented & brave KiDS! KiDS OPEN MiC!!
Singers, Dancers, Comedians: Ready to Shine, we want to see your STUFF!
Get up on stage and show the world of our audience you're a star! All kids are welcome to sign up for an 8 minute shot at... Read More
We provide an outlet for local acoustic performers – singers, songwriters & poets all welcome. We encourage all levels – novice or expert – to hone performance skills in front of a sympathetic audience.
Everything is provided – microphones, stage, li... Read More
Faber & Faber is one of the world’s greatest independent publishers. Literary superstars like T.S. Eliot, William Golding, Ted Hughes, and Sylvia Plath are synonymous with the name ‘Faber’. But what is the real tale behind the house that b... Read More
Join us for our 2nd showcase : Felt By the Heart ♥
We have new performers taking to the stage for the first time & some seasoned performers lined up too.
Featuring performances from both our students and instructors - performances including pole d... Read More
Space Academy ,
371 St Asaph Street, Christchurch, New Zealand 8011, Christchurch, New Zealand
One of NZ's finest comedians returns to Ōtautahi for a huge show, with a massive local line up!
Tim Batt - Comedian/Man has performed stand up across New Zealand, Australia and the USA for years now and is a two-time Billy T James Award nominee. He hosts... Read More
The Forge at The Court Theatre ,
Bernard Street, Addington, Christchurch, New Zealand 8024, Christchurch, New Zealand
M and H are master arsonists who never get it wrong – until they do.
Covered in ash, M hacks into the ground to bury their biggest secret yet: H’s burnt body.
As M plucks at the strings of her father’s guitar, playing the songs of her childhood, H claw... Read More
The Arts Centre Te Matatiki Toi Ora ,
2 Worcester Boulevard, Christchurch, New Zealand 8014, Christchurch, New Zealand
This wonderful collective is from Christchurch and now resides in Berlin. This vibrant young group perform throughout Europe and will be performing Mozart and Bartók on this special occasion in their home town.
The Great Hall Lunchtime Concert Series bri... Read More
Tom Maxwell, part-time solo musician, full-time front man for alt-country band Killergrams is based in Lyttelton, New Zealand.
Their debut album "Midnight Hours" released on May 1st, available here:
https://open.spotify.com/album/0vXbPZGZE8rnnU5eT8tOr0... Read More
Halswell Community Hall ,
450 Halswell Road, Christchurch, New Zealand 8025, Christchurch, New Zealand
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Inspired by Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night, ‘All Shook Up’ is an hilarious, rocking tale about
following dreams, opening up to love, and the power of music.
A small Midwestern t... Read More
Raze Urban Dance Studio ,
52 Princess Street, Christchurch, New Zealand 8041, Christchurch, New Zealand
REBEL ROOTS is having its first dance event as a host, in a great showcase with all the talent from dancers and choreographers of Christchurch, performing together under the one roof.
We will do what we love for the noble reason of supporting the Rebel R... Read More
Join us for our second showcase of the year, Once Upon a Dream.
On the stage will be first time performers, seasoned performers and instructors performing across pole, hoop, silks and dance! There are single and double acts and we C A N T W A I T! Grab... Read More
Christchurch-based “MOLLY’S REMEDY” are vibrant and soulful.
They mix folk, country and Irish traditional music performing original songs and re-arrangements in an energetic yet sensitive way. Since forming ,“Molly’s Remedy” has performed at the CBS Aren... Read More
Horncastle Arena ,
Christchurch, New Zealand 8024, Christchurch, New Zealand
The concert with ukuleles, marimbas and recorders played by 1,200 performers from over 40 schools.
The concert runs from 7pm-8.15pm with a rehearsal during the day and three workshops leading up to it through the year.
Register at http://strumstrikeblow.... Read More
Christchurch, New Zealand
This full-day surgical workshop will start with theory, followed by practicing surgery on plastic bones. By the end of the day, delegates should feel confident performing the OssAbility Stifle System procedure in live patients using the OssAbility instrum... Read More
Cathedral Square ,
Christchurch, New Zealand
It's that time again.
Time to get out the chalk and make a difference.
We will be taking over Cathedral Square once again.
Last year we had over 500 people come and join us chalking messages of hope and inspiration and WO... Read More
*This event is now sold out*
If you'd like to go on a reservation list please contact us via direct message.
Canterbury's much loved Feast is back, and finer than ever!
Māia Health Foundation is inviting warm-hearted souls to pull up a chair at the ba... Read More
Isaac Theatre Royal ,
145 Gloucester Street, Christchurch, New Zealand 8011, Christchurch, New Zealand
This year, audiences have the chance to witness World Champion Irish dancers direct from the West End’s Lord of the Dance, as A TASTE OF IRELAND – THE IRISH MUSIC AND DANCE SENSATION tours New Zealand, telling the tale of the world’s most-loved nation in... Read More
Jeff and Colin both respected musicians in their own rights are getting together on one of the rare appearances to present a set list of some favourite singers and songwriters from the last 30 years.
Jeff has a much admired voice and enjoys performing ba... Read More
After 3 sold out shows in Auckland Synthony makes its way to Christchurch in 2019!
Synthony is a unique collaboration between the Christchurch Symphony Orchestra, DJ's and vocalists performing the biggest dance tracks of the last 30 years. Leave your Nan... Read More
A deeply introspective album of intricate storytelling brought to life with evocative instrumentation; meaningful lyricism and a golden voice, RED EARTH officially hails the emergence of one of New Zealand’s most intriguing songwriters and performers.
Mo... Read More
Dux Central ,
6 Poplar St, Christchurch Central, Christchurch, New Zealand 8011, Christchurch, New Zealand
Three of Auckland’s top up and coming comedians are bringing a delicious and hilarious comedy experience down to Christchurch for the first time. Get in quick because this comedy is hot out of the oven.
Enjoy three unique flavors of Kiwi comedy while snac... Read More
Christchurch Town Hall ,
86 Kilmore Street, Christchurch, New Zealand
We’re pleased to announce that we’ve invited award-winning Canadian science journalist, Alanna Mitchell, to join us in New Zealand for our exclusive MAS event in September.
Alanna regularly travels from the Arctic to the Antarctic and everywhere in betwe... Read More
"I'd Like It More If It Was Different" is Rusty's latest hour show, following the underground hits "I Learnt Something Once" and "The Thinking Person's Idiot", cementing his reputation as the Best Comedian You've Never Heard Of.
A wild yet domesticated,... Read More
A show about contentment gained from remembering that performing is about you and your audience - the rest is just bullshit.
Ashton Brown has been struggling to fit into the industry (and his pants) since he started performing. His acting career is more... Read More
Christchurch, New Zealand
Treat your cruciate patients with a guided osteotomy and case-by-case support. This full-day TTA surgical workshop will start
with theory, followed by practical training.
By the end of the day, delegates should feel confident performing the OssAbility Sti... Read More
Rangi Ruru Girls' School ,
59 Hewitts Road, Christchurch, New Zealand 8014, Christchurch, New Zealand
We are delighted to announce this year's annual New Zealand Solo Drumming Championships to be held in Christchurch on 14 September 2019.
The competition will take place at Rangi Ruru Girls' School in the Merivale Lane Theatre in their wonderful Performin... Read More
The rich, lush sounds of three great Romantic composers feature in this concert conducted by the world-class Asher Fisch.
Rachmaninov’s famous Second Piano Concerto premiered with the composer as soloist. The concerto was dedicated to the doctor who trea... Read More
University of Canterbury School of Music ,
UC Arts in the Arts Centre, 3 Hereford Street, Christchurch, New Zealand 8013, Christchurch, New Zealand
Join well-loved vocalists Jennine Bailey, Zara Ballara & Naomi Ferguson for an evening of song from the last 100 years. Each vocalist will share songs from their repertoire that they believe are works of art in their own right.
**Please note, while... Read More
Snap presented by RuseWebsites, the South Island's most prolific comic, is returning to the GoMedia Comedy Carnival with a brand new show.
Snap's a pretty good comedian, as you can tell from this out of context quote from an average review, "Mr RuseWebsi... Read More
WEA Canterbury Workers' Educational Association ,
59 Gloucester Street, Christchurch, New Zealand 8041, Christchurch, New Zealand
193-14 CHASING CORAL
Friday 20 September, 12.30 - 2.30 pm,
Chasing Coral taps into the collective will and wisdom of an ad man, a self-proclaimed coral nerd, top-notch camera designers, and renowned marine biologists as they invent the first time-lapse... Read More
Bananas, Babies and Beige. You will never see them the same again.
WORM is a one-woman show performed by Phoebe Hurst. Drawing on elements of clown/bouffon, absurdism and everyone’s least favourite colour, it is sure to delight and disturb.
WORM has eme... Read More
Due to phenomenal public demand, one of Ireland's funniest comedians, Dara O Briain is returning to Australia in 2019 with his new show Voice of Reason!
O Briain is a stand-up comedian, and television presenter, best known for BBC’s Mock the Week’, Irela... Read More
The Lotus-Heart vegetarian restaurant and health store ,
363 St Asaph Street, Christchurch, New Zealand 8011, Christchurch, New Zealand
Come along for an evening of world music with Monk Party, internationally performing father and son duo who have shared the stage with such musicians as Krishna Das and Purushottama Boris Grebenshikov.
The music of Monk Party is a captivating soulful e... Read More
Gloucester Green ,
Cnr Gloucester St & Madras St, Christchurch, New Zealand
The Extravaganza Fair is a family affair, it is a free entry, fun day out with something for everyone.
We're bringing to NZ a unique style of interesting market stalls, arts and craft, food, musical entertainment, circus shows, performers, unique to NZ ti... Read More
Blue Smoke ,
3 Garlands Road, Christchurch, New Zealand 8023, Christchurch, New Zealand
Celebrate the music of Fleetwood Mac with premier 5 piece band The Fleetwoods.
After a sell out winter season the show is heading to Christchurch so book your ticket now for an intimate dose of Fleetwood greatness.
Featuring some of NZ's top musicians... Read More