Gig Guide

Something on? Let The Guide know at guide@gisborneherald.co.nz, or call 869-0630.

This week

Legooo Donell Lewis, Kennyon Brwon and DJ Noiz : Sugar night club, tomorrow. $20 presales, $50 VIP. Tickets from ticketspace.co.nz or venue

Rhythm and Soul drum-a-thon: Non-stop drumming on traditonal drums from around the world. 20 Loisel Street, Riverdale. Saturday. Tickets $40, under-18s $20, group of four $100. Book at connectcreatechange@gmail.com or text 021 027 30800

Campion College Arts Night: Variety concert showcases Campion’s top arts acts.Campion College Gym, Tuesday and Wednesday. Doors open 6pm. Tickets $10 from The Music Room (Opposite Pak’n Save). Under-fives free.

COMING UP
Discotravaganza — Go Get Funcked: The Dome September 30 (9pm). Presales $10 The Aviary, door $15
Sunday Series at the Museum

Classical guitar with Emma Sandford and Joel Baldwin: Tairawhiti Museum, October 8, (2pm)

Barleycorn: A&P Show wine and food area, October 14, (10am-12pm).

The Boomshack Band: Dome Room, October 22 (9pm) Presales The Aviary $15 (cash only), $20 at door

Gisborne Choral Society: Presents The Creation by Josef Haydn. Accompanied by the Gisborne Civic Orchestra. St Andrew’s Church, October 29 (2pm). $20 adults, $5 students.

Big Daddy Wilson and band: Dome Room, October 29 (3pm)Eventfinda $30, door $35

Isla Grant in concert: War Memorial Theatre, Sunday November 12 (7.30pm).

Michael Houstoun: Tiromoana, November 15. Only 70 tickets, $35 and $10 for students. Call 868 6443 for bookings.

Tutus on Tour: Royal New Zealand Ballet, War Memorial Theatre, Wednesday September 27 (7.30pm). (Booked out)

ExNE: Annual new music showcase featuring Uni-Fi, The Huntaways, SKB, Miss Pou, Paua Nation, Subherbz, Sit Down in Front, The 35ers and Waywood Angel. Smash Palace, October 7, (5pm), $10.

The Maori Side Steps: War Memorial Theatre, October 7 (8pm).

The Sound of Music: War Memorial Theatre, October 10 (7pm).

The Topp Twins Heading for the Hills: War Memorial Theatre, Friday October 13 (7.30pm).

Bravo Bravissimo: Cancer Society black tie benefit. War Memorial Theatre, Friday October 27, (7.30pm).

The Nutcracker: Nadine Antoinette School of Dance, War Memorial Theatre, Saturday November 18 (1.30pm and 6pm)

Nanogirl Live: Spark NZ and Auckland University present a live science spectacular. War Memorial Theatre, Tuesday November 21 (5pm and 7pm)

At the flicks

ODEON MULTIPLEX
Kingsman: The Golden Circle: Sequel to Kingsman: The Secret Service. The agents need to team up with their American counterparts, Statesman, to counter a worldwide threat. Colin Firth, Taron Egerton, Mark Strong and Sophie Cookson return, and Julianne Moore, Halle Berry, Elton John, Channing Tatum and Jeff Bridges join the cast.

The Lego Ninjago Movie (3D, 2D): Computer-animated comedy martial arts spin-off from The Lego Movie. Story focuses on Lloyd Garmadon, leader of a group of teenagers being trained by an old ninja master to protect the city.

The Emoji Movie (3D, 2D): Gene lives in Textopolis, a digital city inside the phone of his user, Alex. A multi-expressional emoji, Gene wants to be a normal meh emoji like his parents, but faces obstacles.

Victoria & Abdul: Queen Victoria (Judi Dench) and young Indian clerk Abdul Karim (Ali Fazal) form a friendship that the royal household and inner circle try to destroy. Also stars Eddie Izzard, Tim Pigott-Smith and Michael Gambon.

mother!: A couple’s relationship is tested when uninvited guests arrive. Psychological horror film written and directed by Darren Aronofsky and starring Jennifer Lawrence, Javier Bardem, Ed Harris and Michelle Pfeiffer. Not for the squeamish.

American Assassin: A Cold War veteran (Michael Keaton) takes a CIA black ops recruit (Dylan O’Brien) under his wing, and they must investigate random attacks on military and civilian targets.

It: Seven children are terrorised by a mysterious being, and face their personal demons in the process. Adapted from the 1986 Stephen King novel.

Girls Trip: Four lifelong girlfriends travel to New Orleans for the annual Essence Festival and rediscover their wild sides. Stars Regina Hall, Queen Latifah, Jada Pinkett Smith and Tiffany Haddish.

American Made: Tom Cruise plays a pilot and drug smuggler recruited by the Drug Enforcement Administration.

DOME CINEMA
A Date for Mad Mary: Mary comes home from prison to find her best friend is getting married and she is to be maid of honour. Denied a “plus one” invitation because her friend says she probably couldn’t find a date. Mary sets out to prove her wrong.

Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets: Corrosive mass threatens 28th-century space metropolis housing species from a thousand planets. Space agents are sent to investigate.

God’s Own Country: A young Yorkshire farmer, emotionally shut off through drink and the need to keep the family farm going, gets help at lambing time in the form of a Romanian migrant worker, and must confront feelings of love for the first time.

Spookers: Florian Habicht documentary about the horror theme park occupying the old Kingseat psychiatric hospital in Auckland. Former sheep farmers Beth and Andy Watson, and daughter Julia, are the proprietors of the sprawling four-location destination where actors scare the daylights out of visitors.

The Free Man: Documentary directed by Toa Fraser (The Dead Lands) and built around encounters between Kiwi freestyle skier Jossi Wells and The Flying Frenchies, known for their base jumps, wingsuit flying and tightrope walks.

VISUAL ARTS
Life drawing: Eight-week programme Lysnar House, October 2 (7pm). $50 Gisborne Arts Society members, $60 non-members, $8 per session GAS members, $10 non-members.

Exhibitions
Tairawhiti Museum: Jo Tito, solo show, Water is Life — work by 15 artists; Gisborne Artists Society and Gisborne Pottery Group, until September 24; Recent acquisitions, until September 24; Mahunga: A collection of photographs from the early 20th century, capturing the establishment of the Mahunga farm station near Matawai.

Verve Cafe: Paintings by Maiko Lewis-Whaanga

Zest Cafe: Photographs by Shayryn Dunn

Muirs: Lottie-Lu postage stamp work by Janine McDiamid.

Something on? Let The Guide know at guide@gisborneherald.co.nz, or call 869-0630.

Something on? Let The Guide know at guide@gisborneherald.co.nz, or call 869-0630.

This week

Legooo Donell Lewis, Kennyon Brwon and DJ Noiz : Sugar night club, tomorrow. $20 presales, $50 VIP. Tickets from ticketspace.co.nz or venue

Rhythm and Soul drum-a-thon: Non-stop drumming on traditonal drums from around the world. 20 Loisel Street, Riverdale. Saturday. Tickets $40, under-18s $20, group of four $100. Book at connectcreatechange@gmail.com or text 021 027 30800

Campion College Arts Night: Variety concert showcases Campion’s top arts acts.Campion College Gym, Tuesday and Wednesday. Doors open 6pm. Tickets $10 from The Music Room (Opposite Pak’n Save). Under-fives free.

COMING UP
Discotravaganza — Go Get Funcked: The Dome September 30 (9pm). Presales $10 The Aviary, door $15
Sunday Series at the Museum

Classical guitar with Emma Sandford and Joel Baldwin: Tairawhiti Museum, October 8, (2pm)

Barleycorn: A&P Show wine and food area, October 14, (10am-12pm).

The Boomshack Band: Dome Room, October 22 (9pm) Presales The Aviary $15 (cash only), $20 at door

Gisborne Choral Society: Presents The Creation by Josef Haydn. Accompanied by the Gisborne Civic Orchestra. St Andrew’s Church, October 29 (2pm). $20 adults, $5 students.

Big Daddy Wilson and band: Dome Room, October 29 (3pm)Eventfinda $30, door $35

Isla Grant in concert: War Memorial Theatre, Sunday November 12 (7.30pm).

Michael Houstoun: Tiromoana, November 15. Only 70 tickets, $35 and $10 for students. Call 868 6443 for bookings.

Tutus on Tour: Royal New Zealand Ballet, War Memorial Theatre, Wednesday September 27 (7.30pm). (Booked out)

ExNE: Annual new music showcase featuring Uni-Fi, The Huntaways, SKB, Miss Pou, Paua Nation, Subherbz, Sit Down in Front, The 35ers and Waywood Angel. Smash Palace, October 7, (5pm), $10.

The Maori Side Steps: War Memorial Theatre, October 7 (8pm).

The Sound of Music: War Memorial Theatre, October 10 (7pm).

The Topp Twins Heading for the Hills: War Memorial Theatre, Friday October 13 (7.30pm).

Bravo Bravissimo: Cancer Society black tie benefit. War Memorial Theatre, Friday October 27, (7.30pm).

The Nutcracker: Nadine Antoinette School of Dance, War Memorial Theatre, Saturday November 18 (1.30pm and 6pm)

Nanogirl Live: Spark NZ and Auckland University present a live science spectacular. War Memorial Theatre, Tuesday November 21 (5pm and 7pm)

At the flicks

ODEON MULTIPLEX
Kingsman: The Golden Circle: Sequel to Kingsman: The Secret Service. The agents need to team up with their American counterparts, Statesman, to counter a worldwide threat. Colin Firth, Taron Egerton, Mark Strong and Sophie Cookson return, and Julianne Moore, Halle Berry, Elton John, Channing Tatum and Jeff Bridges join the cast.

The Lego Ninjago Movie (3D, 2D): Computer-animated comedy martial arts spin-off from The Lego Movie. Story focuses on Lloyd Garmadon, leader of a group of teenagers being trained by an old ninja master to protect the city.

The Emoji Movie (3D, 2D): Gene lives in Textopolis, a digital city inside the phone of his user, Alex. A multi-expressional emoji, Gene wants to be a normal meh emoji like his parents, but faces obstacles.

Victoria & Abdul: Queen Victoria (Judi Dench) and young Indian clerk Abdul Karim (Ali Fazal) form a friendship that the royal household and inner circle try to destroy. Also stars Eddie Izzard, Tim Pigott-Smith and Michael Gambon.

mother!: A couple’s relationship is tested when uninvited guests arrive. Psychological horror film written and directed by Darren Aronofsky and starring Jennifer Lawrence, Javier Bardem, Ed Harris and Michelle Pfeiffer. Not for the squeamish.

American Assassin: A Cold War veteran (Michael Keaton) takes a CIA black ops recruit (Dylan O’Brien) under his wing, and they must investigate random attacks on military and civilian targets.

It: Seven children are terrorised by a mysterious being, and face their personal demons in the process. Adapted from the 1986 Stephen King novel.

Girls Trip: Four lifelong girlfriends travel to New Orleans for the annual Essence Festival and rediscover their wild sides. Stars Regina Hall, Queen Latifah, Jada Pinkett Smith and Tiffany Haddish.

American Made: Tom Cruise plays a pilot and drug smuggler recruited by the Drug Enforcement Administration.

DOME CINEMA
A Date for Mad Mary: Mary comes home from prison to find her best friend is getting married and she is to be maid of honour. Denied a “plus one” invitation because her friend says she probably couldn’t find a date. Mary sets out to prove her wrong.

Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets: Corrosive mass threatens 28th-century space metropolis housing species from a thousand planets. Space agents are sent to investigate.

God’s Own Country: A young Yorkshire farmer, emotionally shut off through drink and the need to keep the family farm going, gets help at lambing time in the form of a Romanian migrant worker, and must confront feelings of love for the first time.

Spookers: Florian Habicht documentary about the horror theme park occupying the old Kingseat psychiatric hospital in Auckland. Former sheep farmers Beth and Andy Watson, and daughter Julia, are the proprietors of the sprawling four-location destination where actors scare the daylights out of visitors.

The Free Man: Documentary directed by Toa Fraser (The Dead Lands) and built around encounters between Kiwi freestyle skier Jossi Wells and The Flying Frenchies, known for their base jumps, wingsuit flying and tightrope walks.

VISUAL ARTS
Life drawing: Eight-week programme Lysnar House, October 2 (7pm). $50 Gisborne Arts Society members, $60 non-members, $8 per session GAS members, $10 non-members.

Exhibitions
Tairawhiti Museum: Jo Tito, solo show, Water is Life — work by 15 artists; Gisborne Artists Society and Gisborne Pottery Group, until September 24; Recent acquisitions, until September 24; Mahunga: A collection of photographs from the early 20th century, capturing the establishment of the Mahunga farm station near Matawai.

Verve Cafe: Paintings by Maiko Lewis-Whaanga

Zest Cafe: Photographs by Shayryn Dunn

Muirs: Lottie-Lu postage stamp work by Janine McDiamid.

Something on? Let The Guide know at guide@gisborneherald.co.nz, or call 869-0630.

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