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Art And Theatre Events In Wellington

Performances, Theatre Events And Art Exhibitions In Wellington

Art gives voice to the voiceless and fame to the ignored. You can learn various forms of art from dancing to sketching in Wellington. There are designated classes, drama workshops, and art events in Wellington for the same. If you just want to be a mere spectator you can attend theatre events and art exhibitions in Wellington too.

Ever wanted to volunteer in those nukkad, nataks or street shows? Wish to learn the basics of painting? Well, just explore through the art & theatre events in Wellington.

Upcoming Art Events in Wellington

Ongoing

Lego Club - Kāpiti Coast District Libraries

Various Locations , Wellington, New Zealand

Calling all Lego fans! We supply the Lego, you supply the ideas. Put your creative skills to the test to build and design your own masterpiece! Suitable for children aged 5+ with their caregivers. *Friday 12 July* 5.30pm, Paraparaumu Library, 9 Iver Tr... Read More

Fri Jul 12 2019 at 05:30 pm to Thu Jul 18 2019 at 04:30 pm

Girl Power - 7 days BJJ Camp with Leticia Ribeiro & Bia Mesquita

302 Taranaki St , 302 Taranaki Street, Wellington, New Zealand 6011, Wellington, New Zealand

New Zealand Adventures & Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Train AND vacation like a champion with the Champions!!!! Attention all Australasia FEMALE BRAZILIAN JIU-JITEIRO! LETICIA RIBEIRO & BIATRIZ MESQUITA are taking their famous women’s camp to NEW ZEALA... Read More

Sun Jul 14 2019 at 11:00 am to Sat Jul 20 2019 at 05:00 pm

Once Upon a Book: Holiday Movies for Kids Week Two

City Gallery Wellington , 101 Wakefield St, Civic Square, Wellington, New Zealand 6140, Wellington, New Zealand

Join us for these free film screenings for kids every weekday during the July School Holidays. Presented in partnership with Square Eyes Film Foundation. Week one screenings start at 11am and offer titles best suited for our youngest friends (age 4+). W... Read More

Mon Jul 15 2019 at 02:00 pm to Fri Jul 19 2019 at 03:30 pm

Roxy Rocketeers Holiday Programme - July 2019

The Roxy Cinema , 5 Park Road, Miramar, Wellington, New Zealand 6022, Wellington, New Zealand

Roxy Rocketeers is back this July with 3 new films and a ton of fun! Each tickets includes 4 hours of fully supervised fun, with the chance to watch a new film, and enjoy games, snacks, prizes, face painting, AND lunch! The programme runs from 9:30am-1:30... Read More

Tue Jul 16 2019 at 09:30 am to Thu Jul 18 2019 at 01:30 pm

Tū Move Wellington

New Zealand School of Dance , 11 Hutchison Road, Wellington, New Zealand 6021, Wellington, New Zealand

Tū Move Wellington 16 -19 July, daily 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Tū Move is a four day workshop in hip-hop, street and contemporary dance for young Māori and Pacific Island men aged 14-18 at the New Zealand School of Dance in Wellington. Tū Move is facilitated... Read More

Tue Jul 16 2019 at 10:00 am to Fri Jul 19 2019 at 04:00 pm
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Te Rereka by Toro Pikopiko

Karori Library , 247 Karori Road, Wellington, New Zealand

Experience Te Rereka by internationally acclaimed puppetry group Toro Pikopiko – the world’s first Māori rock-art puppetry musical. Featuring over 80 hand-crafted puppets, as well as original music in both te reo Māori and English, this interactive show... Read More

Wed Jul 17 2019
02:00 pm to 03:00 pm

Grow Your Wealth #4 - Free Investment Workshop in July

Foxplan Ltd , 101-103 Courtenay Place, Wellington, New Zealand 6011, Wellington, New Zealand

With three strongly attended workshops on 'Wealth' under our belt, we have decided to continue running this session in July! The workshop will discuss 'Wealth' and the planning required to obtain it. ? Wealth isn’t a thing, nor any accumulation of things... Read More

Wed Jul 17 2019
05:00 pm to 08:00 pm

Gavin Hurley - Painting Business

Bartley + Company Art , 56A Ghuznee Street, Wellington, New Zealand 6011, Wellington, New Zealand

We are delighted to present Gavin Hurley's first solo exhibition in the gallery. Gavin will be present at the opening, so please do come along to support him and his practice from 5.30 pm next Wednesday 17 July. In Painting Business, his signature, styli... Read More

Wed Jul 17 2019
05:30 pm to 07:30 pm

The Lion King - Adults ONLY screening

The Roxy Cinema , 5 Park Road, Miramar, Wellington, New Zealand 6022, Wellington, New Zealand

Step aside kids... We loved The Lion King WAY before you did! 'Be prepared' to relive your childhood... in the most adult way. THE LION KING (2019) opens on Wednesday 17th July so we're bringing you a special ADULTS ONLY (18+) screening, accompanied by... Read More

Wed Jul 17 2019
06:15 pm to 08:45 pm

Outstanding Winner Dinner at Shed 5

Shed 5 Restaurant & Bar , Shed 5 Queens Wharf, Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand 6011, Wellington, New Zealand

Yum! We're delighted Shed 5 is on board hosting an Outstanding New Zealand Food Producers Winner Dinner on Wednesday 17 2019. Executive Chef Geoff Ngan has created a delicious four-course menu featuring his favourite 2019 Outstanding NZ Food Producer Awa... Read More

Wed Jul 17 2019
06:30 pm to 09:30 pm

Paint & Wine Night - The Tiger

The Arborist Rooftop Bar , 166 Willis St, Wellington, New Zealand 6011, Wellington, New Zealand

The concept is simple - take a brush in one hand a drink in the other and let’s paint a masterpiece! Join us for a creative night of drinking and painting in the heart of Wellington! No previous painting experience necessary! Get your creative juices fl... Read More

Wed Jul 17 2019
07:00 pm to 09:00 pm

Level One: Discover Improv!

Toi Poneke Arts Centre , 61 - 69 Abel Smith St, Te Aro, Wellington, New Zealand 6012, Wellington, New Zealand

Come and experience the wonder of Improv in this 8-week foundation course in Chicago style improv comedy taught by improv tutor James Smith (Wednesday 7-9PM x 8 weeks, beginning July 17th 2019) In a fun-fueled supportive group environment, through hilari... Read More

Wed Jul 17 2019
07:00 pm to 09:00 pm

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DA Workshop Wellington - Designing a Culturally Authentic Aotearoa

Out of Office , 11 Vivian Street Level 3, Wellington, New Zealand 6011, Wellington, New Zealand

Thursday 18th July 2019 10am - 3pm Out of Office Level 3/11 Vivian St, Te Aro, Wellington 6011 Prices: $400+gst Professional | $300+gst Design Assembly Friend | $100+gst Student Plus the option to purchase an Eat My Lunch meal for lunch. (Not a DA Frie... Read More

Thu Jul 18 2019
10:00 am to 03:00 pm

Te Rereka by Toro Pikopiko

Newtown Library , 13 Constable Street, Newtown, Wellington, New Zealand 6021, Wellington, New Zealand

Experience Te Rereka by internationally acclaimed puppetry group Toro Pikopiko – the world’s first Māori rock-art puppetry musical. Featuring over 80 hand-crafted puppets, as well as original music in both te reo Māori and English, this interactive show... Read More

Thu Jul 18 2019
10:00 am to 11:00 am

The Imagined Worlds of Tanya Batt

Miramar Library , 68 Miramar Avenue, Wellington, New Zealand

Dive into a world of magical and mysterious storytelling with master story-weaver Tanya Batt Marvel at the costumes, music and tantalising tales. Suitable for children aged 4+ with their caregivers. The Imagined Worlds of Tanya Batt is part of Beyond t... Read More

Thu Jul 18 2019
02:00 pm to 03:00 pm

Create your own 'Wellington by Night' painting

Heart for Art NZ , 24 Kekerenga Street, Strathmore Park, Wellington, New Zealand 6022, Wellington, New Zealand

MAKE YOUR LIFE MORE FUN Our Paint Parties are a super fun and creative way to unwind and try something new. Join us in our art studio to paint, socialise, unwind and find your creativity. We’ll provide all the arty materials you’ll need and show you, st... Read More

Thu Jul 18 2019
02:00 pm to 05:00 pm

My Best Dead Friend Edinburgh Fundraiser Season

BATS Theatre , 1 Kent Terrace, Wellington, New Zealand 6011, Wellington, New Zealand

This is a story about my best friends. Ok, no, this is actually mostly a story about me. December, 1998. Dunedin. High summer in a town where there isn’t a lot to do. This is a comedy about death, revolution, unfulfilled love, and a possum. My Best De... Read More

Thu Jul 18 2019
06:00 pm to 07:00 pm

Frankenfoot! with Shoe School

Wellington Museum , 3 Jervois Quay, Wellington, New Zealand 6011, Wellington, New Zealand

Let Shoe School’s Lou Clifton assist you in breathing life into soleless shoes. Reassemble unwanted shoe parts in unexpected combinations to create wearable works of art. Hideous shoes have never been so chic. Workshop participants will be shown how to... Read More

Thu Jul 18 2019
06:30 pm to 09:30 pm

The Lion King - Adults ONLY screening

The Roxy Cinema , 5 Park Road, Miramar, Wellington, New Zealand 6022, Wellington, New Zealand

Our Adults only opening night event on Wednesday 17th July is now SOLD OUT! Alternatively, we will be screening an ADULTS ONLY (18+) session on the Thursday 18th July (please know these ticket include the film screening only). We also have some epic pri... Read More

Thu Jul 18 2019
06:45 pm to 09:00 pm

Paint & Wine Night - Snowy Japan

Longroom , Wellington, New Zealand

The concept is simple - take a brush in one hand a drink in the other and let’s paint a masterpiece! Join us for a creative night of drinking and painting in the heart of Auckland! No previous painting experience necessary! Get your creative juices flow... Read More

Thu Jul 18 2019
07:00 pm to 09:00 pm

The Dark Art of Comedy

The PowWow Room , 74 Courtenay Place, Wellington, New Zealand 6001, Wellington, New Zealand

A dark comedy show with an art twist. Featuring four brilliant comedians: Lucy Roche - 2015 Nominee for Best Newcomer at the Wellington Comedy Awards, Winner of the 2016 Raw Comedy Quest. Advait Kirtikar - sellout season at the 2018 NZ International C... Read More

Thu Jul 18 2019
07:00 pm to 10:00 pm

Paint & Beer Night - Parrotdog Special

Parrotdog Bar , 60-66 Kingsford Smith Street, Wellington, New Zealand 6011, Wellington, New Zealand

The concept is simple - take a brush in one hand, a drink in the other, now let’s paint a masterpiece! Join us for a creative night of drinking and painting at Parrotdog. No previous painting experience necessary! Get your creative juices flowing and yo... Read More

Thu Jul 18 2019
07:00 pm to 10:00 pm

The Big Blue Planet Earth Show - Drama Christi

Drama Christi , 75 Taranaki Street, Wellington, New Zealand, Wellington, New Zealand

An environmental apocalypse play from 1991, by Gary Henderson. Three years from now, four 12 year old students work on a school project about endangered species. Meanwhile a breed of South American monkeys are hunted to extinction and a solo space flight... Read More

Thu Jul 18 2019
07:30 pm to 09:00 pm

Jul 19 2019

DA Workshop Wellington - Designing a Culturally Authentic Aotearoa

Out of Office , 11 Vivian Street Level 3, Wellington, New Zealand 6011, Wellington, New Zealand

Our first workshop is sold out, so we're doing another! Friday 19th July 2019 9am - 3pm Out of Office Level 3/11 Vivian St, Te Aro, Wellington 6011 Prices: $400+gst Professional | $300+gst Design Assembly Friend | $100+gst Student Plus the option to pu... Read More

Fri Jul 19 2019
09:00 am to 03:00 pm

Masterspec Specification Workshop Wellington 19/07/19

West Plaza Hotel , 110 Wakefield St, Wellington, New Zealand

This training event focusses on the basics of specifying with Masterspec. We’ll cover how to create a quality specification in the most efficient and accurate way. We’ll also be covering the following: Specifying basics – what actually is a sp... Read More

Fri Jul 19 2019
10:00 am to 12:30 pm

The Imagined Worlds of Tanya Batt

Churton Park Community Centre , Wellington, New Zealand

Dive into a world of magical and mysterious storytelling with master story-weaver Tanya Batt Marvel at the costumes, music and tantalising tales. Suitable for children aged 4+ with their caregivers. The Imagined Worlds of Tanya Batt is part of Beyond t... Read More

Fri Jul 19 2019
10:00 am to 01:00 pm

Te Rereka by Toro Pikopiko

Otaki Public Library , Wellington, New Zealand

Experience Te Rereka by internationally acclaimed puppetry group Toro Pikopiko – the world’s first Māori rock-art puppetry musical. Featuring over 80 hand-crafted puppets, as well as original music in both te reo Māori and English, this interactive show... Read More

Fri Jul 19 2019
10:00 am to 11:00 am

Ngaio Fine Arts Revisited

Mitchell Studios , 15 Ganges Road, Khandallah, Wellington, New Zealand 6035, Wellington, New Zealand

Mitchell Studios is delighted to be hosting a very special exhibition on behalf of former Ngaio Fine Arts gallery director Suzanne Beer. Ngaio Fine Arts Revisited is an opportunity for Suzanne to rationalise her personal art collection, accumulated durin... Read More

Fri Jul 19 2019
10:00 am to 03:30 pm

Minotaur vs. Ozobots

Khandallah Library , 8 Ganges Road, Khandallah, Wellington, New Zealand

Ancient myths + Robots = awesome time! Come along to a fun-filled session where you will be transported to the enchanting world of ancient myths and legends. Code Ozobots to navigate dark labyrinths and help them avoid mythical creatures. What is going... Read More

Fri Jul 19 2019
11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Beyond the Page Pop-Up: Robot Storytime! at Khandallah Library

Khandallah Library , Wellington, New Zealand

Have you ever wanted to meet a real-life robot? Put on your best robot costume and come along to this special Beyond the Page pop-up event to hear stories read by our favourite library robot Frank, ask him questions about life as the only robot librarian... Read More

Fri Jul 19 2019
11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Create your own 'Simply Blessed' painting

Heart for Art NZ , 24 Kekerenga Street, Strathmore Park, Wellington, New Zealand 6022, Wellington, New Zealand

MAKE YOUR LIFE MORE FUN Our Paint Parties are a super fun and creative way to unwind and try something new. Join us in our art studio to paint, socialise, unwind and find your creativity. We’ll provide all the arty materials you’ll need and show you, st... Read More

Fri Jul 19 2019
02:00 pm to 05:00 pm

Yard_Sale Fundraiser

Play_station , 1/233 Willis Street, Wellington, New Zealand 6011, Wellington, New Zealand

Yard_Sale Fundraiser! Friday 19th July from 6pm $60 each artwork (cash only) Take home on the night or on the Saturday! yard_sale is an art sale to raise costs for maintenance, renovations and upcoming projects costs at play_station. Featuring very ta... Read More

Fri Jul 19 2019
06:00 pm to 08:30 pm

Suor Angelica & Gianni Schicchi

Hannah Playhouse , 12 Cambridge Terrace, Wellington, New Zealand 6011, Wellington, New Zealand

Experience a celebration of the enduring power of music... Worlds collide with life-changing consequences in this double-bill of mini-masterpieces by Puccini. The operas are transported to the 1970's and set against the potent backdrop of the decade of... Read More

Fri Jul 19 2019
07:30 pm to 09:30 pm

Repulsive Woman Album Release w Claudia Jardine

The Third Eye - Tuatara's Temple of Taste , 30 Arthur Street, Wellington, New Zealand 6011, Wellington, New Zealand

On 24 June, 2019: Repulsive Woman (the solo project of Millicent Lovelock) releases her debut album Relief. Recorded throughout 2018 in Lovelock’s hometown of Dunedin with engineer Adelaide Dunn (Milpool), Relief is an intimate, unfolding exploration in t... Read More

Fri Jul 19 2019
08:00 pm to 11:00 pm

Sebastian Field 'Picture Stone' Album Launch - Wellington

Workingmen's Bowling Club , 177 Owen St, Newtown, Wellington, New Zealand 6021, Wellington, New Zealand

Sebastian Field has been a mainstay of the Canberra creative circuit for over ten years, performing in bands such as Cracked Actor, Burrows and Julia and the Deep Sea Sirens. 2019 sees him reinventing himself as a solo performer with the release of his de... Read More

Fri Jul 19 2019
08:00 pm to 11:00 pm

The Lion King: Adults Only Screening

Penthouse Cinema and Cafe , Wellington, New Zealand

We will be having a special screening of THE LION KING for all adults to enjoy on its opening Friday night. Tickets are $18 and come with a free glass of bubbly or beer. Book tix here >> https://www.penthousecinema.co.nz/movie/the-lion-king/ ----... Read More

Fri Jul 19 2019
08:30 pm to 10:30 pm

Jul 20 2019

Press Hall Saturday Markets - July

Press Hall , 80 Willis Street, Wellington, New Zealand 6011, Wellington, New Zealand

Our makers markets at Press Hall are back for July! We have some incredible artists, designers and makers selling locally made and designed products. Come support your local makers!... Read More

Sat Jul 20 2019
10:00 am to 03:00 pm

Lunar Module Exhibition By Sheyne Tuffery

Thomas King Observatory , Wellington, New Zealand

A new body of work in response to the 50 year anniversary of the Apollo moon landing and exploring Wellington's reaction to it. Thomas King Observatory artist-in-residence Sheyne Tuffery presents Lunar Module, which seeks to remind people about how incred... Read More

Sat Jul 20 2019
10:00 am to 11:00 pm

West Coast Swing Bootcamp

Feet with Heat , 39 Dixon St - Level 2, Wellington, New Zealand, Wellington, New Zealand

Can't commit to weekly classes? Not sure where to start, but would love to have a go? Well, have we got a opportunity for you. Sign up and LEARN the art of West Coast Swing in this 3 hr bootcamp. We will take you from humble beginnings to a a LEVEL... Read More

Sat Jul 20 2019
01:00 pm to 04:00 pm

Transformative Art Workshop- Who Am I Really?

Wellington Art Club , 27 Chelsea street, Wellington, New Zealand 6022, Wellington, New Zealand

Working intuitively (no rules!) you will explore who you are underneath the roles, the commitments, the uncertainties in this mixed media workshop. You may be surprised at who emerges. No art experience required and materials provided. Exchange: $55 www.... Read More

Sat Jul 20 2019
01:00 pm to 04:30 pm

Create your own 'Koru Companions' painting

Heart for Art NZ , 24 Kekerenga Street, Strathmore Park, Wellington, New Zealand 6022, Wellington, New Zealand

MAKE YOUR LIFE MORE FUN Our Paint Parties are a super fun and creative way to unwind and try something new. Join us in our art studio to paint, socialise, unwind and find your creativity. We’ll provide all the arty materials you’ll need and show you, st... Read More

Sat Jul 20 2019
03:00 pm to 06:00 pm

Strong (HIIT) with Carolyn Patchell

Ngaio Town Hall , Ottawa Rd, Wellington, New Zealand 6035, Wellington, New Zealand

STRONG combines high intensity interval training (HIIT) with the science of Synced Music Motivation. In every class, music and moves sync in a way that push you past your perceived limits to reach your fitness goals faster. Combining martial arts, plyomet... Read More

Sat Jul 20 2019
04:00 pm to 05:00 pm

Colombia Independence Day & Son de Cuba Debut in El Barrio!

El Barrio- Latino Bar , 35 Dixon Street, Wellington, New Zealand, Wellington, New Zealand

What a night we have in store! We are excited to be celebrating yet another Independence Day this month! Come and join us on Saturday 20th July to celebrate all things Colombian. Top Colombian Chef, Luis clavijo will be serving tamales and empanadas o... Read More

Sat Jul 20 2019 at 07:00 pm to Sun Jul 21 2019 at 03:00 am

Mini Simmons NZ Album Tour - Wellington

Caroline , 1 Manners st, first floor, Wellington, New Zealand 6011, Wellington, New Zealand

***TICKETS ON SALE NOW*** Winter is coming… So Mini Simmons are marching into the cold temperatures around the whole country this July! To celebrate the man-birth of their self-titled Debut Album, Mini Simmons is coming for... Read More

Sat Jul 20 2019 at 09:00 pm to Sun Jul 21 2019 at 01:00 am

Jul 21 2019

Winter Zine Market

Thistle Hall Community Venue , Cnr Cuba Street & Arthur Street, Wellington, New Zealand 6011, Wellington, New Zealand

Brave the winter weather for a cosy afternoon of zine browsing, buying and trading. Whether you've been making zines for 50 years, 5 weeks, or never heard of them before- all are welcome! Stallholder spots are all full- sorry if you missed out! We're goi... Read More

Sun Jul 21 2019
12:00 pm to 04:00 pm

Realistic Improv: Drop in class with Ben Zolno

Toi Poneke Arts Centre , 61 - 69 Abel Smith St, Te Aro, Wellington, New Zealand 6012, Wellington, New Zealand

Do you want your improv to be so tight, audiences insist you must have written it? Make them laugh until they can't breathe, then make them cry on the very next breath? Are you ready to be emboldened with a technique that makes it impossible for you to... Read More

Sun Jul 21 2019
12:30 pm to 03:00 pm

The Colours of Nia: 9 Movement Forms Workshop

Te Whaea: National Dance & Drama Centre , 11 Hutchison Road, Wellington, New Zealand 6021, Wellington, New Zealand

We're Doing it Again! From participants: "Really Loved It!" "Whens' the Next One?" "Great Dancing With Community" A Workshop for beginners to experienced - and anyone in a body! An exploration of the 9 movement forms of Nia, culminating in a Nia class whe... Read More

Sun Jul 21 2019
02:00 pm to 04:00 pm

It's a cultastrophe! The Big Lebowski

The Roxy Cinema , 5 Park Road, Miramar, Wellington, New Zealand 6022, Wellington, New Zealand

Jeff Bridges plays Jeff Lebowski who insists on being called "the Dude," a laid-back, easygoing burnout who happens to have the same name as a millionaire whose wife owes a lot of dangerous people a whole bunch of money -- resulting in the Dude having his... Read More

Sun Jul 21 2019
06:00 pm to 08:30 pm

Jul 22 2019

Women's Week 2019

Wellington , New Zealand

Come and celebrate Women's Week 2019 with us!! From July 22nd-July 26th, we have a week chock full of fun events, everything from a market day, to a panel full of amazing wāhine, to a 'take back the night' run. Centered around the themes of intersectional... Read More

Mon Jul 22 2019
09:00 am to 09:00 pm

BWB Talks: Climate Crisis and Revolution (Wellington)

City Gallery Wellington , 101 Wakefield St, Civic Square, Wellington, New Zealand 6140, Wellington, New Zealand

Join authors of the latest addition to the BWB Texts series, A Careful Revolution, to explore the politics and practicalities of the low-emissions transition, touching on issues of justice, tikanga, trade-offs, finance, futurism, adaptation, and more. M... Read More

Mon Jul 22 2019
06:00 pm to 07:00 pm

Let's hang!

Smashed Avocados Pop Up , 45 Vivian Street, Wellington, New Zealand 6011, Wellington, New Zealand

Macrame wallhangings; $50 per person. Price includes one macrame wallhanging per person. The unique art technique of modern macrame originated well into the 70's, using knots in rope to create intricate designs of wall hangings, pot hangers, hammocks, la... Read More

Mon Jul 22 2019
06:30 pm to 08:30 pm

Arthur Street Loft Orchestra feat. Joshua Simon & Oscar Lavën

The Third Eye - Tuatara's Temple of Taste , 30 Arthur Street, Wellington, New Zealand 6011, Wellington, New Zealand

Jazz Aotearoa and The Third Eye present: The Arthur Street Loft Orchestra - a creative residency in the heart of Te Aro. This concert features the music of Saxophonist/Composers Joshua Simon and Oscar Laven, presenting Balkan-inspired music adapted for o... Read More

Mon Jul 22 2019
07:00 pm to 08:30 pm

Jul 23 2019

COOKING WITH COLOUR - WELLINGTON

Gordon Harris , 182 Vivian Street, Wellington, New Zealand 6011, Wellington, New Zealand

Join us for a Colour Cooking Class, where artist Evan Woodruffe brings the hot contemporary materials of watercolour and acrylic inks together with the freshest selection of brushes and refillable marker pens, and lets them sauté over surface-sized papers... Read More

Tue Jul 23 2019
05:30 pm to 07:00 pm

The green of spring with Dunedin novelist Paddy Richardson

National Library of New Zealand , Corner Molesworth and Aitken Streets, Thorndon, Wellington, New Zealand 6011, Wellington, New Zealand

We're delighted to welcome Dunedin novelist Paddy Richardson to the Library, at the start of her Randell Cottage Residency. Paddy is the author of seven novels and two collections of short stories. Paddy’s most recent novel, "Through the Lonesome Dark"... Read More

Tue Jul 23 2019
05:30 pm to 06:30 pm

POWER

BATS Theatre , 1 Kent Terrace, Wellington, New Zealand 6011, Wellington, New Zealand

POWER is a work in celebration of synchronised dance moves and emotional feminist rants. We were told pop music is ‘not real music’, that it is trashy, unsophisticated, and definitely not cool. We think this is bullshit. It’s not our guilty pleasure, it’... Read More

Tue Jul 23 2019
06:30 pm to 07:30 pm

The Streets

Michael Fowler Centre , 111 Wakefield St, Wellington, New Zealand 6011, Wellington, New Zealand

The poet of British Suburbia, THE STREETS, have announced a New Zealand tour off the back of their Splendour in the Grass appearance in Australia this July. The Streets will perform two shows, at the Auckland Town Hall on July 22 and Wellington’s Michael... Read More

Tue Jul 23 2019 at 07:30 pm

The Retro Pack - Jazz on Broadway

Circa Theatre , 1 Taranaki Street, Wellington, New Zealand 6011, Wellington, New Zealand

Starring: Andrew London, April Phillips, James Cameron, Greg Crayford, James Tait-Jamieson * Fun * Dynamic * Nostalgic * Toe-tapping * A group of Wellington’s hottest jazz singers and musicians present a celebration of the golden era of music in a fun-... Read More

Tue Jul 23 2019
07:30 pm to 10:30 pm

High School Magical

BATS Theatre , 1 Kent Terrace, Wellington, New Zealand 6011, Wellington, New Zealand

PlayShop Presents: High School Magical The ten year reunion at Spellington College of the Magical Arts threatens to open old secrets and cast new spells. A new magical improvised comedy, we welcome you to come along and reunite with a few old friends f... Read More

Tue Jul 23 2019
08:30 pm to 09:30 pm

Jul 24 2019

Explorer Programme for Coaches (3 Day Course)

Shed 22 (Black And Gold Events) , 4 Taranaki Street, Wellington, New Zealand

Systemic Mapping and Systemic Constellations are powerful transformational tools used to illuminate problematic issues and previously unseen dynamics in a whole new way for coaches and their clients. The coach facilitates the map-making using particular s... Read More

Wed Jul 24 2019 at 09:00 am to Fri Jul 26 2019 at 05:00 pm

Careers in International Development

Victoria University of Wellington , 30 kelburn parade, Wellington, New Zealand 6012, Wellington, New Zealand

Event location: MacLaurin Lecture Theatre 102 Are you a university student studying international relations, politics, development studies, law or similar topics? Not sure what to do after university or what career path to pursue? We have organised a sh... Read More

Wed Jul 24 2019
05:30 pm to 07:00 pm

Her, Them, Us

Wellington , New Zealand

Join the VicUFO and UniQ for a night of poetry, comedy, song and dance by women and non-binary performers. Come down to the Hunter Lounge, grab a drink and a bite to eat, sit back and enjoy the show! Featuring: Class War On The Dance Floor, the solo ex... Read More

Wed Jul 24 2019
06:00 pm to 09:00 pm

Launch | A Communist In The Family by Elspeth Sandys

Unity Books Wellington , 57 Willis Street, Wellington, New Zealand 6011, Wellington, New Zealand

Unity Books Wellington & Otago University Press warmly invite you to celebrate the launch of 'A Communist In The Family: Searching For Rewi Alley' by Elspeth Sandys. All welcome. Please RSVP by 22 July to publicity@otago.ac.nz ABOUT THE BOOK 'A Comm... Read More

Wed Jul 24 2019
06:00 pm to 07:30 pm

Orchids by Foster Group Dance [Wellington]

Circa Theatre , 1 Taranaki Street, Wellington, New Zealand 6011, Wellington, New Zealand

Foster Group Dance presents ... O R C H I D S ... // Orchids flourish in empty spaces. They cling to dust and search for unexplored territories. // Sarah Foster-Sproull and her coven of collaborators head to #Wellington with their "...intensely intimat... Read More

Wed Jul 24 2019
06:30 pm to 07:30 pm

Paint & Wine Night - The Wharf

The Arborist Rooftop Bar , 166 Willis St, Wellington, New Zealand 6011, Wellington, New Zealand

The concept is simple - take a brush in one hand, a drink in the other and let’s paint a masterpiece! Join us for a creative night of drinking and painting in the heart of Wellington! No previous painting experience necessary! Get your creative juices fl... Read More

Wed Jul 24 2019
07:00 pm to 09:00 pm

Girls' Night Out: LATE NIGHT

Penthouse Cinema and Cafe , Wellington, New Zealand

Come on your own or use it as an incentive to get a group of friends together and enjoy the atmosphere, mingle with the crowd, or just enjoy the movie and plush surroundings. The package deal is $25 each with a glass of bubbles, a lolly bag & an ice... Read More

Wed Jul 24 2019
07:30 pm to 09:30 pm

Jul 25 2019

Free Japanese Film Night - Tampopo

Japan Information & Cultural Centre , Embassy of Japan NZ, Level 18, The Majestic Centre, 100 Willis Street, Wellington, New Zealand 6011, Wellington, New Zealand

Come along to our FREE Japanese Film night! This month's film is "Tampopo"! An enigmatic ramen connoisseur helps a ramen-making widow, Tampopo, on her quest for the perfect recipe. But this film isn’t just about making and eating a bowl of noodles, it’s... Read More

Thu Jul 25 2019
05:15 pm to 07:30 pm

Mid Winter Poetry Reading

Vic Books , 1 Kelburn Parade, Easterfield Building, Wellington, New Zealand 6012, Wellington, New Zealand

Mid-Winter Poetry Reading featuring Tayi Tibble, Ashleigh Young, Jenny Bornholdt and Brian Turner.... Read More

Thu Jul 25 2019
05:30 pm to 07:00 pm

How to write a Press Release : A workshop for artists/art orgs.

Toi Poneke Arts Centre , 61 - 69 Abel Smith St, Te Aro, Wellington, New Zealand 6012, Wellington, New Zealand

Put on an amazing gig, but end up dancing on your own? Paint a banner for a protest, but no one turns up to hold the other end of it? Get a gallery art show, but you have to drink all the free wine on opening night cos only your mum turned up? Sounds like... Read More

Thu Jul 25 2019
05:30 pm to 07:00 pm

The Wines of Langmeil with Leigh Woodrow

Regional Wines , Beers and Spirits, 15 Ellice St, Mount Victoria, Wellington, New Zealand 6011, Wellington, New Zealand

Thursday 25 July, 6pm, $40 per person With its origins dating back to 1842, Langmeil Winery plays a large part in Australian wine history, and is home to what is believed to be the world’s oldest Shiraz vineyard, The Freedom 1843. The winery has has be... Read More

Thu Jul 25 2019
06:00 pm to 08:00 pm

Jake Bowen (from Periphery) Guitar Clinic

Musicworks Wellington , 31 Ghuznee Street, Wellington, New Zealand 6011, Wellington, New Zealand

Hailing from upstate New York, guitarist Jake Bowen has been an integral cog in the Grammy-nominated progressive metal machine known as Periphery. Their 2010 self-titled debut solidified their place in the metal world and helped popularize an exciting new... Read More

Thu Jul 25 2019
06:00 pm to 07:30 pm

Realistic Improv: Full 8 Week Class with Ben Zolno

Toi Poneke Arts Centre , 61 - 69 Abel Smith St, Te Aro, Wellington, New Zealand 6012, Wellington, New Zealand

Do you want your improv to be so tight, audiences insist you must have written it? Make them laugh until they can't breathe, then make them cry on the very next breath? Are you ready to be emboldened with a technique that makes it impossible for you to... Read More

Thu Jul 25 2019
06:30 pm to 09:00 pm

Visual Intuition :: Inner-Tuition :: Being Inspired

Dhyana Artist , 104A Rintoul st, Newtown, Wellington, New Zealand 6021, Wellington, New Zealand

The overall flow involves learning new approaches which are then integrated into your personal art practice. Tuning into your own source of inspiration & artistic direction Participants will learn how to connect to their artwork intuitively, by exper... Read More

Thu Jul 25 2019
07:00 pm to 08:30 pm

SOLD OUT- Introduction to Botanical Watercolours Class

Sams Art House - the home of creativity , 53B Ottawa Road, Ngaio, Wellington, New Zealand 6035, Wellington, New Zealand

Introduction to Botanical Watercolour TERM 3, 2019 | 4 Weeks Date: Thursday - 25th July | 1st Aug | 8th Aug | 15th Aug Time: 7:00 - 9:00pm Price: $175.00 Location: Sams Art House - 53B Ottawa Road, Ngaio, Wellington.... Read More

Thu Jul 25 2019
07:00 pm to 09:00 pm

Coastal Club Night (Chapter 7) - The Glacier

Club 121 , 126 Cuba Street, Wellington, New Zealand 6011, Wellington, New Zealand

Coastal Promotions is extremely proud to announce “Coastal Club Night (Chapter 7) - The Glacier. We felt a winter themed club night was in order seeing as this falls smack bang in the middle of the snow season! Once again we light up the infamous Club... Read More

Thu Jul 25 2019 at 09:00 pm to Fri Jul 26 2019 at 03:00 am

Jul 26 2019

Four songs, played twice - Bryce Galloway

Toi Poneke Arts Centre , 61 - 69 Abel Smith St, Te Aro, Wellington, New Zealand 6012, Wellington, New Zealand

four songs, played twice Bryce Galloway 26 July - 17 August Friday 26 July 5.30pm: Live tattoo with Cam Elgar Wednesday 7 August 6pm: Panel Discussion: Mantails, Masculinity and Midlife Crisis Saturday 17 August 1pm: Closing event with live band On his... Read More

Fri Jul 26 2019
10:00 am to 08:00 pm

Not Your Mama's Embroidery

Smashed Avocados Pop Up , 45 Vivian Street, Wellington, New Zealand 6011, Wellington, New Zealand

A hand embroidery workshop for beginners 26th July 6pm-9pm. Hand embroidery: $65 per person. Price includes embroidery hoop, full skeins of DMC thread, needles, fabric, water soluble fabric marker, stitch guide and pattern instructions, and a light supp... Read More

Fri Jul 26 2019
06:00 pm to 09:00 pm

Chris Stapleton at Bethel Woods Center For The Arts, Bethel, NY

Bethel Woods , Lambton Quay, 73 The Terrace, Wellington, 6011, New Zealand, Wellington, New Zealand

Chris StapletonBethel Woods Center For The Arts, Bethel, NYJuly 26, 2019, 7:00 pm... Read More

Fri Jul 26 2019 at 07:00 pm

D&B's Improv Comedy "Progress" Returns 26 July!

BATS Theatre , 1 Kent Terrace, Wellington, New Zealand 6011, Wellington, New Zealand

After a brief improv research tour around the US, 2-person comedy/drama is on again, soon! Tickets: http://bit.ly/DBjulyTixNow Laugh and cry as this existential improv duo explore the absurdities of our current reality. This time, we question how our s... Read More

Fri Jul 26 2019
07:00 pm to 08:00 pm

Poetry slam - Wellington Qualifier 1

The Fringe Bar , 28 Allen Street, Te Aro, Wellington, New Zealand 6011, Wellington, New Zealand

Poetry in Motion does round 1 of 3 qualifying slams leading into our regional finals on November 3rd. This year, PIM teams up with Motif Poetry to bring you the Wellington finalists in November. The top 3 poets from this slam go through to the final. Ru... Read More

Fri Jul 26 2019 at 07:30 pm

AATW: This Is War Album Tour - Wellington

The Third Eye - Tuatara's Temple of Taste , 30 Arthur Street, Wellington, New Zealand 6011, Wellington, New Zealand

For one night only join Albi & The Wolves, New Zealand's most dynamic alternative acoustic act, for a night of music, dance and laughter on Friday the 26th of July. Chris Dent (The proud albino front man Albi), Pascal Roggen, and Micheal Young use the... Read More

Fri Jul 26 2019
08:00 pm to 11:00 pm

Blue River Baby - ALBUM Release Party

The PowWow Room , 74 Courtenay Place, Wellington, New Zealand 6001, Wellington, New Zealand

We're beyond excited to invite you our intimate Blue River Baby ALBUM Release PARTY!! Friday 26th at the PowWow room 74 Courtenay Place. Get you $10 Early Bird Tickets on the Ticket link below - There's also a $25 Early bird ticket and CD option. Album a... Read More

Fri Jul 26 2019
08:00 pm to 11:45 pm

Jul 27 2019

2-day Chefs Knife Making Workshop

Stackhouse Knives and Adornment , Waiu Street, Wellington, New Zealand 5014, Wellington, New Zealand

Chefs Knife making Workshop $350.00 Chefs knifemaking workshop 2 Days / $350 (includes materials) This class focuses on creating a unique hand crafted kitchen knife. You will have full access to Shea's studio, the induction will cover standard workshop h... Read More

Sat Jul 27 2019 at 09:30 am to Sun Jul 28 2019 at 05:00 pm

Everchosen - Painting Competition

Warhammer - Wellington , 64-74 Manners Street, Shop 1, Wellington, New Zealand 6011, Wellington, New Zealand

Everchosen – The Global Warhammer Painting Competition To celebrate the new range of Citadel Colour paints, we’re marking the occasion in style with a new type of painting competition – a global event that you can enter locally in stores across the world... Read More

Sat Jul 27 2019
10:00 am to 04:00 pm

Wellington Cosplay Stage Festival

Newtown Community & Cultural Centre , Cnr Rintoul & Colombo Sts, Newtown, Wellington, New Zealand 6021, Wellington, New Zealand

Cosplay Stage Festival is a community run event aiming to showcase the talents of our local cosplay community. There’ll be performances to watch, prizes to win and much more! ALL profits will go towards Evolve Wellington Youth Service, who provide import... Read More

Sat Jul 27 2019
12:00 pm to 04:00 pm

DIY Workshop: Mexican Tamales and Salsa

Island Bay Community Centre , 137 The Parade, Wellington, New Zealand 6023, Wellington, New Zealand

Join chef extraordinaire and Berhampore local Angie for an arvo of festive Mexican-themed feasting! We'll start off with some tasty tamales, and while those are steaming, we'll make all the goodies to go along with it, like guacamole or salsa in as many f... Read More

Sat Jul 27 2019
12:00 pm to 04:00 pm

Ned Ginsburg | The Composer/Orchestrator Collaboration

SOUNZ Centre for New Zealand Music , PO Box 27347 or Level 3, Toi Poneke Arts Centre, 61 Abel Smith Street, Wellington, New Zealand, Wellington, New Zealand

Brought to you by Screen Composers Guild of New Zealand and SOUNZ Join composer/arranger Ned Paul Ginsburg for a close examination of the relationship between composing and orchestrating as it relates to commercial work in musical theater, film, televisi... Read More

Sat Jul 27 2019
01:00 pm to 03:30 pm

Narukami Taiko - Journey

Hannah Playhouse , 12 Cambridge Terrace, Wellington, New Zealand 6011, Wellington, New Zealand

THE DRUMS ARE CALLING From Japanese mountains to New Zealand shores, experience the journey of taiko. Taiko is the art of Japanese ensemble drumming, evolved from ancient traditions and infused with modern jazz and cross-cultural influences. Come join u... Read More

Sat Jul 27 2019
01:30 pm to 03:30 pm

Get Into Med - Wellington

Kirk Building , Kirk Building Lecture Theatre 301, Wellington, New Zealand 6012, Wellington, New Zealand

Get into Med: first steps to becoming a doctor will deep-dive into the world of medical school admissions. Medical school admission is becoming an increasingly difficult task. The number of medical school places has doubled in Australia and New Zealand o... Read More

Sat Jul 27 2019
02:00 pm to 03:30 pm

The Menagerie Variety Show

Opera House , Wellington, New Zealand

Experience a one-night-only variety show like no other, The Muppet Show meets The Royal Variety Performance, but fresher, weirder, more risqué and heaps more Kiwi. It’s a fast-paced show hosted by Ben Hurley with sixteen completely different acts. Come se... Read More

Sat Jul 27 2019 at 08:00 pm

Awkwardly Eccentric - NZ Release Tour (Wellington)

MOON 1 , 167 Riddiford St, Newtown, Wellington, New Zealand 6021, Wellington, New Zealand

This July, Hybrid Rose will be embarking on her very first national tour. The cyberpop producer/singer will be taking the release of her upcoming EP 'Awkwardly Eccentric' to a selected few cities around the country, one of them being Wellington. Performi... Read More

Sat Jul 27 2019
08:00 pm to 11:30 pm

D&D Live: Rolling in the Keep

BATS Theatre , 1 Kent Terrace, Wellington, New Zealand 6011, Wellington, New Zealand

Comedians and improvisers take on the world’s most popular fantasy adventure game at BATS Theatre in Wellington! ROLLING IN THE KEEP The odious Lord Bray has put his whole castle on notice: very important guests are coming, and any servant who messes up... Read More

Sat Jul 27 2019 at 09:00 pm

Jul 28 2019

Wellington Dru Yoga Workshop

Seatoun Village Hall & St Christopher's Church , 22 Forres St, Seatoun, Wellington, New Zealand 6022, Wellington, New Zealand

Rest, Restore, Realign and Rejuvenate! Join workshop Leaders and Senior Tutors of Dru Australasia, Patricia Brown and Janet Scharbow on a journey of self discovery. Co-director of Dru Australasia and international presenter, Patricia combines her exper... Read More

Sun Jul 28 2019
09:30 am to 01:30 pm

Hand Built Pottery Workshop

Sunday Night Club , Level 2, 4 Bond Street, Wellington, New Zealand 6011, Wellington, New Zealand

Denada Ceramics is hosting a pottery workshop! In this beginners hand-building workshop, you will have the chance to get your hands dirty and make a range of small ceramic pieces. Your finished pieces will be fired and glazed for you and will be returne... Read More

Sun Jul 28 2019
02:00 pm to 04:00 pm

2040 - Wellington NZIFF Q&A with Damon Gameau

Embassy Theatre , 10 Kent Terrace, Wellington, New Zealand 6011, Wellington, New Zealand

After an amazing run in cinemas across the ditch 2040 makes it's New Zealand premiere as part of the NZ International Film Festival. Join director Damon Gameau (That Sugar Film) for this special screening at The Embassy Theatre in Wellington. Stick around... Read More

Sun Jul 28 2019
06:00 pm to 09:00 pm

Ben and friends present - A night of music

Johnsonville Anglicans , 18 Bassett Rd, Johnsonville, Wellington, New Zealand 6037, Wellington, New Zealand

Our vicar Ben was awarded a scholarship to be the artist in residence at Vaughan Park in Auckland for the month of May. Over that time of prayerful retreat and reflection he wrote 16 songs...and on this evening of the 28th July he will share some of them... Read More

Sun Jul 28 2019
07:30 pm to 09:30 pm

Jul 29 2019

Mental Wellbeing Impact Assessment Tool Training - Wellington

Hotel Mercure Wellington Abel Tasman , 169 Willis Street, Wellington, New Zealand 6011, Wellington, New Zealand

Mental wellbeing is not the mere absence of mental illness. It is the capacity to feel, think and act in ways that enhance our ability to enjoy life and respond to the challenges we face. It is a positive sense of emotional, physical and spiritual wellbei... Read More

Mon Jul 29 2019 at 09:00 am to Tue Jul 30 2019 at 04:30 pm

Lecture: Heroes of the Holocaust - Music as Defiance in Terezin

Holocaust Centre of New Zealand , 80 Webb Street, Wellington, New Zealand 6012, Wellington, New Zealand

Resistance and defiance were often hidden in the artistic work of Jewish musicians imprisoned in Terezín, the Nazi ghetto/camp in Czechoslovakia. Hear compelling stories about this form of defiance from Dr. Laurence Sherr, an internationally recognized Ho... Read More

Mon Jul 29 2019
05:00 pm to 06:30 pm

Jul 30 2019

Paint & Wine Night - Oriental Bay

Waitoa Social Club , 32 Waitoa Road, Wellington, New Zealand, Wellington, New Zealand

The concept is simple - take a brush in one hand, a drink in the other and let’s paint a masterpiece! Join us for a creative night of drinking and painting in the heart of Hataitai! No previous painting experience necessary! Get your creative juices flow... Read More

Tue Jul 30 2019
07:00 pm to 09:00 pm

Jul 31 2019

Pop-Ups at TAW: Wellington in a Hotdog with Mean Doses

Te Aro Wine , 8 Ebor Street, Wellington, New Zealand 6011, Wellington, New Zealand

Each month we invite a different Pop-Up Restaurant to Te Aro wine to showcase different chef, styles and cuisines. Wednesday 31 July: Wellington in a Hotdog with Mean Doses (More info to come)... Read More

Wed Jul 31 2019
05:00 pm to 09:00 pm

Primo Levi – The Occasional Demon book launch

Unity Books Wellington , 57 Willis Street, Wellington, New Zealand 6011, Wellington, New Zealand

Ambasciata d'Italia, Marco Sonzogni & The Cuba Press warmly invite you to celebrate the launch of 'The Occasional Demon', limited edition of Primo Levi’s poetry in both Italian and English to mark the centenary of his birth.... Read More

Wed Jul 31 2019
06:00 pm to 07:30 pm

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