Rebecca Fox

Game for the challenge

Game for the challenge

Cooking 30 dishes in 12 days sounds difficult, but achievable - add in having to hunt for the protein and then cook it in the wild and the challenge ratchets up. It did not faze game chef Angelo Georgalli, Rebecca Fox discovers. 

Canvassing investments

Canvassing investments

The digital world might be the next frontier in art, but it will never supersede painting says Hamish Coney.

A celebration of Lilburn, an 'extraordinary man'

A celebration of Lilburn, an 'extraordinary man'

The University of Otago will celebrate New Zealand music this weekend with a centenary commemoration of composer Douglas Lilburn's life and work.

Right at home

Right at home

Chef Ben Davidson and his partner, Emerson Morgan, have joined a growing number of people coming back to Dunedin to settle down. He tells Rebecca Fox about his journey to food-truck proprietor on the streets of his home town.

Postcards from the North End

Postcards from the North End

Students and the disruption they cause in some neighbourhoods hit the headlines again this year. Sally Robilliard tells Rebecca Fox she has another take on student life.

Building on layers

Building on layers

To the builders he works with and his Manly neighbours, Philip James Frost is just another labourer. But a glimpse inside his Sydney flat tells another story, Rebecca Fox finds.

Play grows closer to its audience

Play grows closer to its audience

As The Keys are in the Margarine begins a national tour, one of its creators tells Rebecca Fox how it has developed a life of its own.

Loving life in the slow lane

Loving life in the slow lane

This month, international conductor Simone Young is celebrating 30 years since she first conducted an opera in Australia. She tells Rebecca Fox about ''slowing'' down and fitting in a road trip to Dunedin.

Life in the ballet like being part of a family

Life in the ballet like being part of a family

The Russian National Ballet Theatre will perform for the first time in Dunedin this month. Rebecca Fox asked dancer Elisaveta (Lisa) Igorevna Lobacheva what her life as a dancer is like.

Export wine value grows to $1.4b

Export wine value grows to $1.4b

As the value of New Zealand wine exports has grown by 7% to reach a record $1.42 billion this year, expansion in the United States market is playing a big part, New Zealand Winegrowers say.