Arts

A climate of unease

A climate of unease

Lungs is a little play with big ideas, director Stephanie McKellar-Smith tells Charmian Smith.

Story of towering achievement suggests politics need not be a plaything

Story of towering achievement suggests politics need not be a plaything

A play set in Depression-era Waitaki aims to put the substance back into politics, writes Emily Menkes.

Marama 'Magic Flute' moments

Marama 'Magic Flute' moments

The music department at the University of Otago is staging excerpts from Mozart's popular opera Die Zauberflote (The Magic Flute) tomorrow and Saturday.

Art seen: 21 August

''Art Between the Covers: Artists and the Book (1930s-1960s)'', (Hocken Collections, Dunedin

Connecting with the cosmos

Connecting with the cosmos

Inspired by the night sky, by Bauhaus concepts, by deep space and many other things, Dunedin-based choreographer Daniel Belton has created Satellites for the Royal New Zealand Ballet's season of ''Allegro''. Charmian Smith reports.

Diversity of ballet on display

The Royal New Zealand Ballet's Allegro: Five Short Ballets will be the last season under Ethan Stiefel's artistic direction. He describes it as a showcase of the breadth of ballet styles.

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