Rebecca Fox

Gallipoli song cycle says it all

Gallipoli song cycle says it all

The powerful feelings expressed in the poetry, songs, diaries and interviews about the ill-fated Gallipoli campaign have been set to music by Dunedin composer Anthony Ritchie. Rebecca Fox finds out how the group of songs came together.

Recycling of male mid life crisis

Recycling of male mid life crisis

The cliche of a male mid life crisis is taken to new levels in Mark Hadlow's latest one man play.

Workers of art

Workers of art

As a ''mature'' emerging artist, Aucklander Teresa H.R. Lane is keen to get her career started. Rebecca Fox talks to her about taking the big step of her first solo exhibition here in Dunedin. 

The real deal

The real deal

After years in the props and scene design business in the United Kingdom and New Zealand, Andy King jumped at the opportunity to extend his skills into making mannequins. However, he admits to Rebecca Fox it was not quite as easy as he thought it would be.

ANdy King can laugh about it now.

Easter buns put to test

Easter buns put to test

Easter is nearly upon us and those who have not already gorged themselves on hot cross buns will be looking forward to the treat this weekend. Rebecca Fox took a look at the offerings around Dunedin.

Best of British

Best of British

One of the most comprehensive displays of contemporary British art goes on display at the Dunedin Public Art Gallery this weekend. Dunedin is the only New Zealand venue for the show, which Rebecca Fox discovers showcases the diverse range of contemporary art produced in the United Kingdom in the past 20 years.

Central Otago pinots get own Riedel glass

Central Otago pinots get own Riedel glass

A newly shaped wineglass designed by a 300-year-old Austrian glass company especially to elevate the experience and enjoyment of Central Otago pinot noir has been released.

Family mystery explored

Family mystery explored

A World War 1 mystery is to be brought to life in a play by Philip Braithwaite to be premiered in Dunedin this month. Rebecca Fox talks to the playwright about the family ''myth'', which had intrigued him throughout most of his life.

Army band takes leading role in dance producion

Army band takes leading role in dance producion

Performing on stage with a group of contemporary dancers is not the norm for New Zealand Army Band percussionist Private Stu Macfarlane.

Celebrity chef on a mission

Celebrity chef on a mission

Believe it or not, Australian-based celebrity chef Sean Connolly has never been to Queenstown.