Otago Daily Times: Arts

Art seen: March 5

Art seen: March 5

''The South Coast Exhibition'', Fienze C, J K Weir and Lindsay Crooks (South Seas Gallery)

Dancing away from the everyday

Dancing away from the everyday

Working with dancers who do not speak any English has had an added bonus, Footnote dancer Emma Dellabarca says.

Charismatic pianist set to perform with NZSO

Charismatic pianist set to perform with NZSO

He is a child prodigy with a taste for luxury cars and Australian shiraz.

A winding path to 'Bbeals'

A winding path to 'Bbeals'

From a tiny island in the middle of the Indian Ocean comes a contemporary dance show with the unlikely pairing of a 1980s dance movie and The Bible. Rebecca Fox talks to those involved about the French-New Zealand collaboration.

Review: Tally Ho!

Review: Tally Ho!

A sellout audience unanimously leapt to its feet to acknowledge the putting of the limelight on the underground 1980s Dunedin Sound. Under the direction of Peter Adams, the Southern Sinfonia, amplified and recorded for broadcast by Strawberry Sound, devoted its energies to songs by local composers Shayne Carter, Peter Jefferies, Martin Phillipps, David and Hamish Kilgour, Robert Scott, Andrew Brough, Jay Clarkson, Dave Saunders and Graeme Downes.

Evocative sound of viola da gamba

Evocative sound of viola da gamba

The viola da gamba speaks to people in a special way, according to Jennifer Eriksson.

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