Nigel Benson

Encore for festival after its 'resounding success'

Encore for festival after its 'resounding success'

The Dunedin Writers and Readers Festival, which ended yesterday, will be booked again next year after the ''resounding success'' of the inaugural event.

'Tomboy' in shock after win

'Tomboy' in shock after win

A self-confessed ''tomboy'' was in shock yesterday after winning Otago's premier beauty pageant.

Old soldiers revisit Cassino

Old soldiers revisit Cassino

The advanced guard of World War 2 veterans, all aged in their 90s, will this week travel to a place they remember as a scene of horror and devastation to honour comrades who never got to grow old.

My my, how can I resist you?

My my, how can I resist you?

Abba fans are getting excited about hit musical Mamma Mia debuting in Dunedin.

Billy Connolly review: Many genuinely side-splitting moments

Billy Connolly review: Many genuinely side-splitting moments

Sold-out signs usually accompany Billy Connolly shows in this neck of the woods.

Fringe Festival officials tender resignations

Fringe Festival officials tender resignations

The founding director of the Dunedin Fringe Festival announced his resignation yesterday.

Got myself a crying, talking . . .

Got myself a crying, talking . . .

Royal New Zealand Ballet members Sir Jon Trimmer and Lucy Green get into character for Coppelia with a visit to The Doll's House Dance Shop, in Dunedin, this week.

Judge Judy splashes out on surprise Dunedin visit

Judge Judy splashes out on surprise Dunedin visit

Judge Judy has delivered her verdict. And now the United States reality television celebrity is planning to have some Otago artists framed.

Lego turns audience into artists

Lego turns audience into artists

The audience has been turned into the artist at the Dunedin Public Art Gallery this week.

This will be a day long remembered by fans

This will be a day long remembered by fans

The Force will be strong in Dunedin this weekend.