The answer to owning your own home could be not to dream big - but to dream tiny.
Comedian Josh Thomson is miming kayaking with a cheeky grin on his face, hunched over like a kid trying to hide what he’s up to from the teachers at school.
In a country where the use of magic is a crime punishable by beheading, it's not every day that young Saudis wander down the street dressed as the Hulk or Doctor Doom.
When I was little, my Dad worked for a company that had a large video library.
Occasionally, a game comes along and is a real surprise. Gravity Rush 2, the sequel to the often forgotten PS Vita game of the same name. That game hardly set the world on fire, so it came as...
Assiduously researched, Paulo Coelho's profile of femme fatale Mata Hari reveals a chameleonic, complex character.
A vet and part-time farmer, author Danielle Hawkins' new novel, The Pretty Delicious Cafe, offers more meat and bones than fluff.
Pulitzer Prize winner Thomas L. Friedman's examination of global, social and technological forces might be sobering reading, yet it also holds hope for our planet.
Concerti. Michael Houstoun with the Rodger Fox Big Band. Rattle CD
Raised in a Mormon household in California, at one time a nanny for Tom Waits, Jesca Hoop might be best known for her collaboration with Sam Beam (Iron and Wine), yet this fourth solo album work...
Since their debut album in 2001, Elbow is one of those bands that it’s easy to dive in and out of, confident in the knowledge that it will very seldom disappoint and very often be brilliant.
Hot on the heels of a much-lauded mixtape (2016’s soulful A Seat at The Table + One), and buoyed by A-grade cheerleaders, including Nas and Andre 3000, comes the debut LP from North Carolina native...
As a striving, dynamic young career woman, the last thing you would want is for your oddball father to turn up at your office pretending to be a colleague. Of course, Ines (Sandra Huller) has...
In a career spanning more than 50 years and 24 narrative features, the one consistent thread running through Martin Scorsese’s work has not been guns and gangsters, but rather an obsession with...
Delicate and intricate indie-folk music outfit Grawlixes has released a new single and video ahead of the release of its debut album in July. Penelope Esplin and Robin Cederman, also half of Dunedin...
A Maori-themed online gambling game has been withdrawn by its Czech creators after protests that it breached Maori intellectual property.
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.
In this week's Art Seen, James Dignan looks at exhibitions from Nigel Wilson, Rob Piggott, and the Community Gallery.
YouTube and Walt Disney Co have cut their ties with influential Swedish social media star PewDiePie after he posted a series of videos deemed anti-Semitic.