Shawn McAvinue

Arts addict satisfied for now

Arts addict satisfied for now

Debbie Vercoe (55) holds her Arts Festival Dunedin guide and tickets to Requiem for the Fallen before entering the Dunedin Town Hall yesterday.

Cave collaborators

Cave collaborators

One artists (from left) Simon Kaan, Rua McCallum, Nigel Jenkins, Donnine Harrison and Daniel Belton, of Dunedin, in their multi-media installation at Toitu Otago Settlers Museum auditorium, as part of Arts Festival Dunedin.

Requiem tribute to World War 1 dead

Requiem tribute to World War 1 dead

A choir of the dead will bring the impossibly unpleasant alive in Requiem for the Fallen in a World War 1 commemoration as part of Arts Festival Dunedin.

'Big bang' to start with

'Big bang' to start with

The percussion ensemble Strike will start its show with a ''big bang'' at the Regent Theatre tonight, says sound producer Ollivier Ballester.

Rub-a-dub-dub, now it's Dunedin's tub

Rub-a-dub-dub, now it's Dunedin's tub

Actress Harmony Stempel, of New York, tests her tub at the Playhouse Theatre yesterday for her Dunedin premiere of Human Fruit Bowl tonight.

Work cut out for cast

Work cut out for cast

The Paper Cinema cast members rehearsing Odyssey at Kavanagh Auditorium this week are (from left) movement director Imogen Charleston, artistic director Nicholas Rawlings, musician Hazel Mills, musical director Christopher Reed and musician Katherine Mann, of England.

Ashton big on spice and laughs

Ashton big on spice and laughs

The musical Promise and Promiscuity was written by Jane Austen and Penny Ashton.

Performer waiting for her zither to come hither

Performer waiting for her zither to come hither

Visiting Dunedin Chinese Garden yesterday are guqin player Wu Na (left) and opera singer Dong Fei.

Method in madness

Method in madness

Actor Michael Hurst relaxes on the set of his solo show No Holds Bard at the Fortune Theatre yesterday.

Belgian entrances audience

Belgian entrances audience

The moment Belgian singer Micheline Van Hautem walked from the back of Glenroy Auditorium singing, she owned the room.