Activity Guide

Tuesday


Yvonne Todd: Creamy Psychology

Type: Art Exhibition
Venue: City Gallery
Date: Saturday, 6th of Dec, 2014
Time: 10:00am
Price: Free entry. Around 150 photographs. The first time City Gallery has given over so much space to one artist.
Season finishes: Sunday, 1st of Mar, 2015
Summary: Todd is best known for images of female characters.
Todd women seem to suffer from some soap-operatic malaise, explicit or implicit, be they cosmeticians, cripples, modest Christians, anorexics, cult members, showgirls or tragic heiresses.


Modern Revivals: Contemporary New Zealand Furniture

Type: Art Exhibition
Venue: The Dowse, Lower Hutt
Date: Saturday, 13th of Dec, 2014
Time: 10:00am
Price: Free entry.
Season finishes: Sunday, 22nd of Mar, 2015
Summary: Featuring award winning furniture by New Zealand designers who draw inspiration from the sleek lines of modernist twentieth century design.


Bill Watson - Neverman

Type: Art Exhibition
Venue: Matchbox, 166 Cuba St
Date: Tuesday, 20th of Jan, 2015
Time: 10:30am
Price: Free entry.
Season finishes: Sunday, 1st of Feb, 2015
Summary: 'People always make the mistake of thinking art is created for them. But really, art is a private language for sophisticates to congratulate themselves on their superiority to the rest of the world. As my artist’s statement explains, my work is utterly incomprehensible and is therefore full of deep significance.'


Richard III

Type: Theatre
Venue: Bats Theatre
Date: Thursday, 15th of Jan, 2015
Time: 7:00pm
Price: Tickets from BATS.co.nz.
Season finishes: Saturday, 31st of Jan, 2015
Summary: The Smiling Assassin defies the odds and the pollsters to rise from the grave, stronger than ever! Watch him laugh in the face of his country as he lies, spies, planks, derps, triple-handshakes and murders his way to the top!


Moon Session

Type: Live Gig
Venue: Moon (167 Riddiford St, Newtown)
Date: Tuesday, 27th of Jan, 2015
Time: 7:30pm
Price: Free entry. With Space Sage, Matt Tui, Quinn Williams
Summary:


The Electric Quiz

Type: Quiz Night
Venue: Southern Cross Abel Smith St
Time: 8:00pm
Price: Free entry.
Summary: With your hosts Nick Fone and Dr Vesuvious - prizes up for grabs so come test your mettle in the world of trivia.


Radio Active.fm Presents: Little Dragon

Type: Live Gig
Venue: Shed 6
Date: Tuesday, 27th of Jan, 2015
Time: 8:00pm
Price: Tickets $75+bf from Ticketek.co.nz. Support from Vic Mensa.
Summary:




Up and Comings

Radio Active.fm Presents: Little Dragon

Type: Live Gig
Venue: Shed 6
Date: Tuesday, 27th o Jan, 2015
Time: 8:00pm
Price: Tickets $75+bf from Ticketek.co.nz. Support from Vic Mensa.
Season Starts: Tuesday, 27th o Jan, 2015


Radio Active.fm Presents: Flying Lotus

Type: Live Gig
Venue: Shed 6
Date: Thursday, 29th o Jan, 2015
Time: 8:00pm
Price: $75+bf from Ticketek.co.nz.
Season Starts: Thursday, 29th o Jan, 2015

 

Salmonella Dub

Type: Live Gig
Venue: James Caberet
Date: Saturday, 31st o Jan, 2015
Time: 7:30pm
Price: $39+bf from eventbrite.co.nz. W/ Koa, Israel Starr, Rhombus in Dub & Soulware Soundsystem.
Season Starts: Saturday, 31st o Jan, 2015

 

Moonshine Rod & Custom Present - American Vehicle Day

Type: Event
Venue: Trentham Racecourse, Upper Hutt
Date: Sunday, 1st o Feb, 2015
Time: 10:00am
Price: So many amazing hod rods, hot dog eating contest, Miss Moonshine Competition & loads more fun.
Season Starts: Sunday, 1st o Feb, 2015
Summary: www.moonshinercc.co.nz


Taniwha's Den

Type: Event
Venue: Moeraki Road, Hinikura
Date: Saturday, 14th o Feb, 2015
Time: 9:00am
Price: Tickets $80+bf from Cosmicticketing.co.nz. 24 hours of musical madness in beautiful surroundings.
Season Starts: Saturday, 14th o Feb, 2015
Summary: Wellington's finest DJs and VJs. Including - Coda, The Session, Redbird Jnr, Heylady, Earl Grain, Shady Lady, Qooaloh and more.
 
BYO everything. BYO. Food and drinks available.


Splore 2015

Type: Festival
Venue: Tapapakanga Regional Park
Date: Friday, 20th o Feb, 2015
Time: 9:00am
Price: Tickets from iticket.co.nz. Roy Ayers, Mr Scruff, Lunice, Kid Koala, Ahoribuzz, Detron 3030, The Cat Empire & more.
Season Starts: Friday, 20th o Feb, 2015
Season finishes: Sunday, 22nd o Feb, 2015


Jim Beam Homegrown

Type: Festival
Venue: Wellington Waterfront
Date: Saturday, 7th o Mar, 2015
Time: 1:00pm
Price: $109+bf from Dashtickets.co.nz. Shapeshifter, Shihad, Bongmaster, Opiuo, The Upbeats, Concord Dawn & so much more!
Season Starts: Saturday, 7th o Mar, 2015


Big Day Dowse 2015

Type: Event
Venue: The Dowse, Lower Hutt
Date: Sunday, 22nd o Mar, 2015
Time: 12:00pm
Price: Free entry. Bands, artists, entertainers, craft and food stalls. The Black Seeds, Eb & Sparrow and Newtown Rocksteady.
Season Starts: Sunday, 22nd o Mar, 2015