Wakatipu artists (from left) Karyn Hitchman, Sue Wademan
and Samantha Collyer display their latest works in the
Cloakroom Gallery until February 19. Photo supplied.
Queenstown Art Society members Samantha Collyer, with
collaged papers, Karyn Hitchman, with paintings, and Sue
Wademan, with textiles, created 60 original interpretations of
Wakatipu and New Zealand landscapes for their new exhibition
''Postcards of Aotearoa'', now on in the Cloakroom Gallery, on
the corner of Stanley and Ballarat Sts. The gallery is open
11am-4pm, except Sundays, and the exhibition runs until
6pm and 8pm: Remarkable Theatre talents don costumes
to perform Twisted Tales, a series of entertaining scenes,
songs and poems of popular myths, but with surprises in
store, in the Queenstown Gardens. The company's latest
promenade theatre production begins near the band rotunda and
tours the gardens by guide. The show continues both tomorrow
and Sunday at 2pm, 4pm and 6pm. Entry by gold coin donation.
Parental guidance recommended.
8pm: Mark Wilson plays the piano and Pat Monaghan the
violin and double bass for the Friday Jazz Club in Les Alpes.
Remarkable Theatre actors Mike Legge (left) and Chris
Parvin as the ugly sisters reveal all about Cinderella in
Twisted Tales. Photo by James Beech.
Summerdaze Festival presents the action
movie Top Gun (1986) starring Tom Cruise at the Tom Tom Outdoor
Cinema in the Remarkables Red Barn, Frankton. Entrance is by
gold coin donation with all funds raised going to Remarkables
Primary School. Food and drink stalls available on site; people
are welcome to bring a picnic. People should bring chairs, bean
bags and rugs to sit on and dress warmly. Gates open 9pm.
5pm: Queenstown collective Pass the Sauce brings summer
musical vibes to the World Bar. Free.
9.30pm: Dark Kiwi comedy drama Two Little Boys (2012),
starring Bret McKenzie and Hamish Blake, screens at the Tom
Tom Outdoor Cinema in the Remarkables Red Barn. Same details
as Friday apply.
4pm: Timaru singer-songwriter Erin performs her acoustic
soulful-folk style in Monty's Bar as part of her national
tour to promote debut album Rhythm and Soul. Free.