Arts

PJ Shaw’s Dark Love from Rotheram to Raumati

PJ Shaw’s Dark Love from Rotheram to Raumati

PJ Shaw’s debut poetry collection Dark Love is a poignant reflection on change, time, love…

January 21, 2022
Art Club flushed with donation

Art Club flushed with donation

The Wellington Art Club is greatly relieved to have received a grant of $20,000 for…

January 4, 2022
Kāpiti to host 6th Annual Whakaaro Whakairo Sculptural Symposium

Kāpiti to host 6th Annual Whakaaro Whakairo Sculptural Symposium

Kaupapa: The Whakaaro Whakairo Sculptural Symposium encourages and promotes the arts in the community. It…

November 28, 2021
Pearl and Florrie’s Musical Mural

Pearl and Florrie’s Musical Mural

Meet for a cuppa and a few inspirational words and a viewing of the classic…

November 21, 2021
Inspiring stories captured

Inspiring stories captured

Kāpiti writer Angela Robertson told a full house at the Ocean Road Community Centre that…

October 18, 2021
Kāpiti Art on a Roll

Kāpiti Art on a Roll

Loo paper is still flying off the shelves and just in time to help out…

October 14, 2021
Mary Poppins takes off in Kāpiti

Mary Poppins takes off in Kāpiti

The current Kāpiti production of Mary Poppins is a great reminder that you don’t always…

October 7, 2021
Ōtaki’s Maoriland Hub for tech creatives

Ōtaki’s Maoriland Hub for tech creatives

Ōtaki’s Maoriland Hub is at the cutting edge of creative technology and have just announced…

August 31, 2021
Jeff Simmonds reads A Rope for Harry Fat

Jeff Simmonds reads A Rope for Harry Fat

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ywS_C5eLmrc Kāpiti singer songwriter, musician, filmmaker Jeff Simmonds reads a classic Kiwi poem, in this…

August 30, 2021
Bill Manhire – just Wow

Bill Manhire – just Wow

Bill Manhire lives in Kāpiti and his voice belongs to the world. To hear him…

August 24, 2021
Ōtaki Players let the sunshine in

Ōtaki Players let the sunshine in

HAIR – THE ROCK MUSICAL, OTAKI PLAYERS SOCIETY. AUGUST 2021 PRODUCTION Reviewed by PENELOPE HAINES…

August 19, 2021

Film-maker to give talk in Kāpiti

August 3, 2021

The Kāpiti Friends of the Library are hosting film-maker John Reid on Sunday 8 August 2:00 pm in the Paraparaumu Library Meeting Room. The well-known film-maker John Reid will talk about film making and his superb history…

WHITI ORA Art Exhibition

July 20, 2021

Opening: July 23 – 6:30pm – Normal Hours: July 24 – August 28, Monday – Saturday, 11am – 4pm – Toi Matarau Gallery, 68 Main St, Ōtaki The second of two Matariki exhibitions curated by Maakarita Paku…

Prize-winning Pianist for Waikanae

July 18, 2021

Young Christchurch pianist, Lixin Zhang, due to perform for the Waikanae Music Society on Sunday 1 August, has just won the Silver Medal in the prestigious Gina Bachauer International Young Artists Piano Competition in the United States. …