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Entertainment galore!

Entertainment galore!

HAIL: Radiohead tribute band Hail to the Thieves explore the technical, experimental, layered sound of the English band’s alternative, electronic, art rock sound. Picture supplied

Got something going on? Let The Guide know at guide@gisborneherald.co.nz, or telephone 869-0630.

This week

Sit Down In Front: Young punk band launches their debut album, Red Light Runner Smash Palace, tomorrow, 7pm.

Ol’ King Cole: Jazz trio performs the sounds of artists from the Nat ‘King’ Cole era. The Dome Bar, June 27, (7.30pm).Early bird tickets $20 from the Aviary. Door sales $30 dollars, students $10.

Coming up

St Andrew’s concert series: Confetti: Emily Cargill, flute, Dana Parkhill, flute, Paula Sugden, cello. St Andrew’s Church, June 30 (4pm).Admission free. Optional koha for performers.

Hail To The Thieves: The Dome Room, June 30 (8.30pm) $20 on door.

Brass Band & Orchestra: Gisborne Civic Brass Band and Gisborne Civic Orchestra present a programme that includes Grease, My Fair Lady, Mahler Symphony 1, Mars and Jupiter from Gustav Holst’s The Planets. St Andrew’s Church, July 1 (2.30pm). Door: $10 adults, $5 children.

Ice Block: Beleza Events presents a winter arts showcase and multimedia party. Music by DJs Dick Johnson (Akl), MC Woody and Dizfunk. Art installations by Simon Lardelli. Dance performance by Liana Akroyd. War Memorial Theatre foyer, July 7 (7pm). Entry $20 general, VIP $25. Fundraiser for Gizzy School Lunches.

Strangely Arousing: Dome Room, July 7 (8.30pm) presales $15 undertheradar, $20 door.

Winter Arts & Crafts Fair: Poverty Bay Bowling Club, July 15 (9.30am). Free entry, Eftpos available.

Theatre

He Kura E Huna Ana: Taki Rua Productions presents He Kura E Huna Ana. War Memorial Theatre, Friday, June 22. (7pm).

Evolution Theatre Company: Auditions for Thornton Wilder’s play Our Town. Parts for males and females 12-70 years old. For more information go to www.evolutiontheatre.org.nz/audition. 75 Disraeli St. June 23 (10am-3pm).

Visual arts

Exhibitions

Tairawhiti Museum: Tao Nga Pare-mata, Mangatu taonga from the Campbell collection. He o Mo Apanui, paintings by Erena Koopu. Annual Gisborne Artists’ Society and Gisborne Potters’ exhibition.

Paul Nache Gallery: Yonel Watene photographs, Five Years. Collector’s Preview, tomorrow (6-8pm). Exhibition runs from 16-30 June.

Te Kurahuna: Traditional Maori arts exhibition at Te Whare Wananga o Te Kurahuna, 75a Peel Street.

Verve Cafe: Stitched fabric works that depict classic summer scenes by Tina Drain.

Muirs Bookshop Cafe: Works by Kath McLaughlin.

At the movies

Odeon multiplex


Race 3: Indian action-thriller starring Anil Kapoor, Salman Khan, Bobby Deol, Jacqueline Fernandez and Daisy Shah.

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom: Second film in Jurassic Park reboot trilogy. Owen Grady (Chris Pratt) and Claire Dearing (Bryce Dallas Howard) try to rescue the remaining dinosaurs on Isla Nublar before a volcanic eruption destroys the island.

Tag: A group of friends, at the age of nine, start a game of tag that they play through the month of May. After 30 years, it is the one thing that brings them together, even when their lives take them in different directions. But this year’s edition might be the last, as it seems Jerry — who’s never been tagged — might quit. Stars Jeremy Renner, Jon Hamm, Hannibal Buress and Ed Helms.

Oceans 8: Debbie, estranged sister of Danny Ocean, puts together a team to pull off the heist of the century. Stars Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway and Helena Bonham Carter.

Hereditary: When the matriarch of a family dies, her daughter’s family learn terrifying secrets about their ancestry.

Tea with the Dames: Dames Judi Dench, Maggie Smith, Eileen Atkins and Joan Plowright talk about their acting experiences.

Solo: A Star Wars Story: Set before the events of A New Hope, this film features a young Han Solo and Chewbacca, with Alden Ehrenreich as Solo. Ron Howard directs.

The Bookshop: Film based on Penelope Fitzgerald’s 1978 novel of the same name, and starring Emily Mortimer as Florence Green, a widow who opens a bookshop in an abandoned house in a small Suffolk coastal town in the late 1950s, despite opposition.

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society: While touring to promote her book of humorous columns about wartime life, Juliet Ashton (Lily James) receives a letter from a Guernsey pig farmer who has come into possession of her copy of Essays of Elia. Intrigued by the name of the book club to which he belongs, Juliet makes a visit that changes her life.

Deadpool 2: Deadpool (Ryan Reynolds) forms a team of mutants to protect young mutant Russell (New Zealand actor Julian Dennison) from time-travelling soldier Cable (Josh Brolin).

Avengers: Infinity War
The Avengers join forces with the Guardians of the Galaxy to stop Thanos from amassing the Infinity Stones.

DOME CINEMA


Kangaroo: A Love-Hate Story: Documentary that examines the treatment of the kangaroo — viewed as an Australian national symbol but also as a pest to be shot and sold for profit.

C’est La Vie!: French comedy about a disgruntled caterer at his last wedding event, in a 17th-century chateau. Max (Jean-Pierre Bacri) just wants to get through the night, but things go haywire.

Going for Gold: Australian movie in which 17-year-old Emma (Kelli Berglund), after moving to Australia, introduces cheerleading to a group of misfits.

The Breaker Upperers: Madeleine Sami and Jackie van Beek are the co-writers, co-directors and co-stars of a film about an agency that will break up relationships, for a fee.

Got something going on? Let The Guide know at guide@gisborneherald.co.nz, or telephone 869-0630.

Got something going on? Let The Guide know at guide@gisborneherald.co.nz, or telephone 869-0630.

This week

Sit Down In Front: Young punk band launches their debut album, Red Light Runner Smash Palace, tomorrow, 7pm.

Ol’ King Cole: Jazz trio performs the sounds of artists from the Nat ‘King’ Cole era. The Dome Bar, June 27, (7.30pm).Early bird tickets $20 from the Aviary. Door sales $30 dollars, students $10.

Coming up

St Andrew’s concert series: Confetti: Emily Cargill, flute, Dana Parkhill, flute, Paula Sugden, cello. St Andrew’s Church, June 30 (4pm).Admission free. Optional koha for performers.

Hail To The Thieves: The Dome Room, June 30 (8.30pm) $20 on door.

Brass Band & Orchestra: Gisborne Civic Brass Band and Gisborne Civic Orchestra present a programme that includes Grease, My Fair Lady, Mahler Symphony 1, Mars and Jupiter from Gustav Holst’s The Planets. St Andrew’s Church, July 1 (2.30pm). Door: $10 adults, $5 children.

Ice Block: Beleza Events presents a winter arts showcase and multimedia party. Music by DJs Dick Johnson (Akl), MC Woody and Dizfunk. Art installations by Simon Lardelli. Dance performance by Liana Akroyd. War Memorial Theatre foyer, July 7 (7pm). Entry $20 general, VIP $25. Fundraiser for Gizzy School Lunches.

Strangely Arousing: Dome Room, July 7 (8.30pm) presales $15 undertheradar, $20 door.

Winter Arts & Crafts Fair: Poverty Bay Bowling Club, July 15 (9.30am). Free entry, Eftpos available.

Theatre

He Kura E Huna Ana: Taki Rua Productions presents He Kura E Huna Ana. War Memorial Theatre, Friday, June 22. (7pm).

Evolution Theatre Company: Auditions for Thornton Wilder’s play Our Town. Parts for males and females 12-70 years old. For more information go to www.evolutiontheatre.org.nz/audition. 75 Disraeli St. June 23 (10am-3pm).

Visual arts

Exhibitions

Tairawhiti Museum: Tao Nga Pare-mata, Mangatu taonga from the Campbell collection. He o Mo Apanui, paintings by Erena Koopu. Annual Gisborne Artists’ Society and Gisborne Potters’ exhibition.

Paul Nache Gallery: Yonel Watene photographs, Five Years. Collector’s Preview, tomorrow (6-8pm). Exhibition runs from 16-30 June.

Te Kurahuna: Traditional Maori arts exhibition at Te Whare Wananga o Te Kurahuna, 75a Peel Street.

Verve Cafe: Stitched fabric works that depict classic summer scenes by Tina Drain.

Muirs Bookshop Cafe: Works by Kath McLaughlin.

At the movies

Odeon multiplex


Race 3: Indian action-thriller starring Anil Kapoor, Salman Khan, Bobby Deol, Jacqueline Fernandez and Daisy Shah.

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom: Second film in Jurassic Park reboot trilogy. Owen Grady (Chris Pratt) and Claire Dearing (Bryce Dallas Howard) try to rescue the remaining dinosaurs on Isla Nublar before a volcanic eruption destroys the island.

Tag: A group of friends, at the age of nine, start a game of tag that they play through the month of May. After 30 years, it is the one thing that brings them together, even when their lives take them in different directions. But this year’s edition might be the last, as it seems Jerry — who’s never been tagged — might quit. Stars Jeremy Renner, Jon Hamm, Hannibal Buress and Ed Helms.

Oceans 8: Debbie, estranged sister of Danny Ocean, puts together a team to pull off the heist of the century. Stars Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway and Helena Bonham Carter.

Hereditary: When the matriarch of a family dies, her daughter’s family learn terrifying secrets about their ancestry.

Tea with the Dames: Dames Judi Dench, Maggie Smith, Eileen Atkins and Joan Plowright talk about their acting experiences.

Solo: A Star Wars Story: Set before the events of A New Hope, this film features a young Han Solo and Chewbacca, with Alden Ehrenreich as Solo. Ron Howard directs.

The Bookshop: Film based on Penelope Fitzgerald’s 1978 novel of the same name, and starring Emily Mortimer as Florence Green, a widow who opens a bookshop in an abandoned house in a small Suffolk coastal town in the late 1950s, despite opposition.

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society: While touring to promote her book of humorous columns about wartime life, Juliet Ashton (Lily James) receives a letter from a Guernsey pig farmer who has come into possession of her copy of Essays of Elia. Intrigued by the name of the book club to which he belongs, Juliet makes a visit that changes her life.

Deadpool 2: Deadpool (Ryan Reynolds) forms a team of mutants to protect young mutant Russell (New Zealand actor Julian Dennison) from time-travelling soldier Cable (Josh Brolin).

Avengers: Infinity War
The Avengers join forces with the Guardians of the Galaxy to stop Thanos from amassing the Infinity Stones.

DOME CINEMA


Kangaroo: A Love-Hate Story: Documentary that examines the treatment of the kangaroo — viewed as an Australian national symbol but also as a pest to be shot and sold for profit.

C’est La Vie!: French comedy about a disgruntled caterer at his last wedding event, in a 17th-century chateau. Max (Jean-Pierre Bacri) just wants to get through the night, but things go haywire.

Going for Gold: Australian movie in which 17-year-old Emma (Kelli Berglund), after moving to Australia, introduces cheerleading to a group of misfits.

The Breaker Upperers: Madeleine Sami and Jackie van Beek are the co-writers, co-directors and co-stars of a film about an agency that will break up relationships, for a fee.

Got something going on? Let The Guide know at guide@gisborneherald.co.nz, or telephone 869-0630.

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