We all dream about the places we would love to travel to, but poet Jenny Powell has taken it a step further.
The fear of standing up on stage has passed for Irish comic Mary Bourke who will tread the boards at Dunedin’s Fringe Festival.
Dunedin artist Ruth Evans tells Rebecca Fox why she chose a board game for her master’s degree of fine arts project.
The Royal New Zealand Ballet is bringing the never performed in New Zealand Roland Petit ballets of Carmen and L’Arlesienne to Dunedin on its national tour. Rebecca Fox finds out what makes these...
Leaving their guitars behind to instead be accompanied by a 64-piece orchestra has the Modern Maori Quartet excited about the possibilities. Rebecca Fox finds out how the collaboration has come...
Otago chefs have held their own in a national competition to see who can cook red meat the best, finds Rebecca Fox.
With its 50th celebrations over, the Dunedin Symphony Orchestra is starting afresh in new premises with a new season of events. Rebecca Fox finds out what it has planned for audiences this year.
The current goings on with social media savvy US President Donald Trump makes Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing quite relevant, its directors believe.
Word is getting around that the Dunedin Fringe Festival is the place to be for actors, comedians and performers of all types.
The face of Blue Oyster Art Project Space for the past three years, Chloe Geoghegan, is handing over the reins to a new director, Grace Ryder.
Dunedin was not on writer Victor Rodger’s radar until he received the Robert Burns Fellowship. A year later he calls the city ‘‘the big easy’’, he tells Rebecca Fox.
Actor John Bolton once turned up his nose at teaching and directing but has since discovered both pastimes can be fruitful. He tells Rebecca Fox about his journey to Dunedin.
One of New Zealand’s most successful brands to flourish without a celebrity chef endorsement, Botswana Butchery is looking to conquer bigger markets after releasing its first cookbook. Rebecca Fox...
Composers might be invisible but hearing musicans play their work can make it all worthwhile, 2016-17 University of Otago Mozart Fellow Chris Gendall tells Rebecca Fox.
A drive to remind New Zealanders how good the country’s produce is has seen food writer Lauraine Jacobs become a keen supporter of a new set of awards. She tells Rebecca Fox about the New Zealand Food Producer Awards.
The winners of this year's Robert Burns Poetry Competition come from both sides of the world, showing the "global power'' of this man binds people together more than 200 years after his death,...
To celebrate the Year of the Rooster, the Wuhan Acrobatic and Cultural Troupe will appear in a one-off show in Dunedin tonight. Rebecca Fox discovers it takes dedication and time to be a member.
Adam Doesburg describes himself as a bit of a magpie when it comes to careers but tells Rebecca Fox his latest role seemed written for him.
While there is no Dunedin Arts Festival this year, there are still plenty of local, national and international acts to pencil in on your calendar.