Rebecca Fox

Magic not your 'normal' career path

Magic not your 'normal' career path

Australian James Galea has visited Dunedin many times but never stayed overnight. Rebecca Fox talks to the magician about going from cruise ship entertainer to the world stage.

NZ team bound for Culinary Olympics

NZ team bound for Culinary Olympics

For the first time in 28 years New Zealand will be represented at the international Culinary Olympics and the team includes two Otago chefs.

The art of the legacy

The art of the legacy

Dunedin Public Art Gallery pays tribute to the Sargood family in an exhibition opening today. Rebecca Fox looks at the history of the family's support of the gallery over the decades.

Eking out a living and having fun

Eking out a living and having fun

Madcap, hilarious comedy it may be, but does it pay the bills? Rebecca Fox talks to three actors about their latest production and the state of theatre.

The sky's the limit for young director

The sky's the limit for young director

She works three jobs, directs plays, performs in cabarets and organises new ventures. Rebecca Fox finds out how Emma Feather Shaw finds time for it all.

Artsenta's achievements toast of NZ

Artsenta's achievements toast of NZ

Winning Arts Access Aotearoa's creative spaces award has given the team at Dunedin's Artsenta a boost, director Jill Thomson says.

History repeats

History repeats

He comes from a family of ''lawyers and judges'' but Umberto Clerici did not let that stop him from pursuing a career in music. The Italian cellist about to visit New Zealand for the first time tells Rebecca Fox about his desire to combine solo and orchestral careers.

Extracting the history

Extracting the history

The ''gentrification'' of Dunedin's warehouse district may signal an end to its days as an artists' enclave. Rebecca Fox talks to Blue Oyster Gallery director Chloe Geoghegan about her foray into the district.

Sunday roast still celebrity

Sunday roast still celebrity

Ever wondered how the great New Zealand Sunday roast tradition came about? Rebecca Fox asks Prof Helen Leach about the roast's origins.

Textured painterly images not photorealism

Textured painterly images not photorealism

Two very different approaches to landscape painting will be shown in Dunedin in coming weeks. Rebecca Fox talks to Phillip Edwards about his work.