The Northland Pasifika Fusion Festival 2016 is about celebrating our unique Pasifika individuality and inspiring and empowering our Pasifika community. The pair wanted to ensure their Northland tour would take in the festival, which was staged for the first time last year and was a huge success. Whangarei will be transformed again into a bright, […]
Defiant dance, big bold beats and a story of love. The dynamic and heady world of Hana and Ihia. Will the promise the young lovers made to each other withstand the temptations of the modern world?
Coconut Grove is coming back to KRoad for one night of music, food and entertainment on the KRoad Motorway overpass!
This event is presented by Tautai Contemporary Pacific Arts Trust as part of its 30-year anniversary celebrations. Celebrate the city’s unique Pacific identity and the vibrant neighbourhoods of K Road and Ponsonby. Join in the Fia Fia Night on Friday for a wildly fun, sophisticated evening bringing together the essential ingredients of a Fia Fia […]
Script to Screen, Ngā Aho Whakaari and PIFT present the 2016 South Auckland Short Film Workshop – a free two-day workshop that will give you everything you need to know to make a short film. Over one weekend, four experienced filmmakers will guide you through each stage of the filmmaking process – from the initial […]
An Inaugural OLA Pacifica Fashion Show is a free community event brought to you by P.A.C.I.F.I.C.A Tamaki branch. Celebrating life through the art of fashion and supporting emerging Pacifica designers. Where inspiration is taken from our traditional Pacifica where we modernize and express ourselves through ways. You will be hosted by the Glamours Diva herself […]
THE CONCH AND TOUR-MAKERS PRESENT THE WHITE GUITAR Directed by Nina Nawalowalo and Jim Moriarty Renowned hip-hop artist Scribe features with his father John and brother Matthias in this new play – the true story of their family, the Luafutus. A Samoan grandmother’s dream of a better life in New Zealand collides with the reality […]
Kids Corner : What will you be going in the holidays? Hi-5 House Hits, bringing all of your favourite Hi-5 songs this October school holidays. And due to popular demand Hi-5 have announced more dates and new venues on their tour of New Zealand! You will learn how to do the coolest Hi-5 dance moves […]
Meremere is a performance autobiography featuring the extraordinary stories and talents of Rodney Bell (Ngati Maniapoto), who left Aotearoa 12 years ago to pursue a career in integrated dance on the international stage. Meremere powerfully layers movement, music, projected imagery and documentary footage to bring his stories to life in an hour-long work. His experiences, […]
KATERINA FATUPAITO | JAHRA RAGER | TUPUA TIGAFUA | NIKKI UPOKO Representing the islands of Fiji, Cook Islands and Samoa, rising choreographers Katerina Fatupaito, Jahara Rager, Tupua Tigafua and Nikki Upoko share their newest creations that blend the traditional with the contemporary. Originally presented as part of the Pacific Dance Festival, Tempo is proud to […]