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CHANCE ENCOUNTERS: Award winning actress and singer Ali Harper’s one-person show Songs for Nobodies has earned accoloades from New Zealand to New York and now she is bringing the production to Gisborne. Picture supplied

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

This week

NZTrio: presents Exotica Music from Spain, Argentina, Brazil and beyond. War Memorial Theatre, tonight, (7pm). Tickets from TicketDirect or Stephen Jones Photography.

TRAMPS: Singers, musicians and poetry readers welcome. The Band Room, Childers Road, Saturday, (2pm). $2 in the jar.

NZ Male Choir: Supported by Gisborne Choral Society, Saturday, St Andrew’s Church (7pm).

Paua and Miss Pou: Celebrating their new EP release along with Miss Pou, Saturday, (8pm), Smash Palace. Tickets: $25 general, $30 incl CD, $55 VIP from the bar or http://www.ticketspace.co.nz

Musica Viva: presents Australian violinist Emily Sun and British pianist Gamal Khamis, Tiromoana, 41 Winifred St, Okitu, October 15, (7.30pm). Door sales, adults $20, students $10.

Songs for Nobodies: One-woman show by Joanna-Murray Smith presented by Ali-Cat Productions Ltd, War Memorial Theatre, October 17 (7.30pm).

Coming up

Gisborne Comedy Gala: Join MC Jo Wa for a laugh, includes 5-10 minute open mic for locals. Wrights Vineyard and Winery, Childers Road, Saturday, October 20 (2-5pm). Free entry/koha.

Wine & Food After Party: IRB + The Ashes, Sunday October 21, Smash Palace (6pm). Free entry.

Atamira Dance Company: Pango: Dance, lights and live music come together to create an extraordinary performance. War Memorial Theatre. Wednesday, October 24 (7.30pm).

Harbinger presnts Deadset 3: Celebrate Halloween with songs from fallen legends, with support from Uni-Fi. Saturday, October 27, Smash Palace, (9pm). $15 entry.

Operatunity presents Divas and Divos: Our tenors and sopranos feature well known ballads and famous opera classics. War Memorial Theatre, Wednesday, October 31 (11am-1pm). $35 includes lunch. Tickets: 0508 266 237, http://www.operatunity.co.nz

Theatre

Our Town: Evolution Theatre Company, 75 Disraeli Street, October 12-27 at 7.30pm with 2pm matinee performances on Saturdays and Sundays.

Dr Seuss’s The Cat in the Hat: Two bored kids, one rainy day and a crazy cat wearing a hat feature in this theatre adaption of the famous children’s book. War Memorial Theatre, Saturday, October 27 (10am-12.30pm). Tickets $37.50, $110 family of four at Stephen Jones Photography and http://www.ticketdirect.co.nz

Visual arts

Life drawing: Lysnar House studios October 1 - November 26 (Mondays, 7pm). $50 for Artists’ Society members, $60 non-members. Bring paper, large paper clips and drawing materials.

Exhibitions

Tairawhiti Museum: Wairere — Waterfalls, digital photographic compositions by Norm Heke; Atarau: Moonlight, children explore native nocturnal birds and insects of this region. Te Ha Art Awards and Exhibition, October 5 to 31. Fresh Horizons Exhibition, young, aspiring artists exhibit their work alongside established artists, October 12 to 31.

Te Kurahuna, 75a Peel Street: Mahi A Atua exhibition of work by Mark Kopua, Nick Tupara, Poutu Puketapu, Huia Edmonds, Gavin Smith and others.

Verve Cafe: Wahine Atua, works by Deborah Hope.

Zest: Textiles by More Than Fabric.

Muirs Bookshop Cafe: Artworks based on East Coast scenes by Troy Conole.

Film guide

Odeon multiplex

First Man: Ryan Gosling plays Neil Armstrong in story of NASA mission to the moon.

Bad Times at the El Royale: Ensemble cast in offbeat thriller.

Goosebumps: Haunted Halloween: R.L. Stine (Jack Black) helps two boys out to foil plot by Slappy the Dummy.

She Shears: Documentary film on female shearers.

Venom: Journalist hosts violent alien symbiote.

Teen Titans Go! To the Movies: Animated superhero comedy film.

Night School: Troublemakers must attend night class.

The House with a Clock in its Walls: A boy goes to live in a haunted house.

Ladies in Black: Department-store life in 1959 Sydney.

Johnny English Strikes Again: The accident-prone British spy returns.

Smallfoot: Comedy about yeti meeting a human.

Christopher Robin: Winnie-the-Pooh helps an old friend.

Dome cinema

Westwood: Documentary on the life of British fashion designer Vivienne Westwood.

Together: A couple married for 60 years fight to be allowed to live together.

Stray: Kiwi film about an odd-couple match.

Show Me Shorts: Selection of film festival shorts.

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

NZTrio: presents Exotica Music from Spain, Argentina, Brazil and beyond. War Memorial Theatre, tonight, (7pm). Tickets from TicketDirect or Stephen Jones Photography.

TRAMPS: Singers, musicians and poetry readers welcome. The Band Room, Childers Road, Saturday, (2pm). $2 in the jar.

NZ Male Choir: Supported by Gisborne Choral Society, Saturday, St Andrew’s Church (7pm).

Paua and Miss Pou: Celebrating their new EP release along with Miss Pou, Saturday, (8pm), Smash Palace. Tickets: $25 general, $30 incl CD, $55 VIP from the bar or http://www.ticketspace.co.nz

Musica Viva: presents Australian violinist Emily Sun and British pianist Gamal Khamis, Tiromoana, 41 Winifred St, Okitu, October 15, (7.30pm). Door sales, adults $20, students $10.

Songs for Nobodies: One-woman show by Joanna-Murray Smith presented by Ali-Cat Productions Ltd, War Memorial Theatre, October 17 (7.30pm).

Coming up

Gisborne Comedy Gala: Join MC Jo Wa for a laugh, includes 5-10 minute open mic for locals. Wrights Vineyard and Winery, Childers Road, Saturday, October 20 (2-5pm). Free entry/koha.

Wine & Food After Party: IRB + The Ashes, Sunday October 21, Smash Palace (6pm). Free entry.

Atamira Dance Company: Pango: Dance, lights and live music come together to create an extraordinary performance. War Memorial Theatre. Wednesday, October 24 (7.30pm).

Harbinger presnts Deadset 3: Celebrate Halloween with songs from fallen legends, with support from Uni-Fi. Saturday, October 27, Smash Palace, (9pm). $15 entry.

Operatunity presents Divas and Divos: Our tenors and sopranos feature well known ballads and famous opera classics. War Memorial Theatre, Wednesday, October 31 (11am-1pm). $35 includes lunch. Tickets: 0508 266 237, http://www.operatunity.co.nz

Theatre

Our Town: Evolution Theatre Company, 75 Disraeli Street, October 12-27 at 7.30pm with 2pm matinee performances on Saturdays and Sundays.

Dr Seuss’s The Cat in the Hat: Two bored kids, one rainy day and a crazy cat wearing a hat feature in this theatre adaption of the famous children’s book. War Memorial Theatre, Saturday, October 27 (10am-12.30pm). Tickets $37.50, $110 family of four at Stephen Jones Photography and http://www.ticketdirect.co.nz

Visual arts

Life drawing: Lysnar House studios October 1 - November 26 (Mondays, 7pm). $50 for Artists’ Society members, $60 non-members. Bring paper, large paper clips and drawing materials.

Exhibitions

Tairawhiti Museum: Wairere — Waterfalls, digital photographic compositions by Norm Heke; Atarau: Moonlight, children explore native nocturnal birds and insects of this region. Te Ha Art Awards and Exhibition, October 5 to 31. Fresh Horizons Exhibition, young, aspiring artists exhibit their work alongside established artists, October 12 to 31.

Te Kurahuna, 75a Peel Street: Mahi A Atua exhibition of work by Mark Kopua, Nick Tupara, Poutu Puketapu, Huia Edmonds, Gavin Smith and others.

Verve Cafe: Wahine Atua, works by Deborah Hope.

Zest: Textiles by More Than Fabric.

Muirs Bookshop Cafe: Artworks based on East Coast scenes by Troy Conole.

Film guide

Odeon multiplex

First Man: Ryan Gosling plays Neil Armstrong in story of NASA mission to the moon.

Bad Times at the El Royale: Ensemble cast in offbeat thriller.

Goosebumps: Haunted Halloween: R.L. Stine (Jack Black) helps two boys out to foil plot by Slappy the Dummy.

She Shears: Documentary film on female shearers.

Venom: Journalist hosts violent alien symbiote.

Teen Titans Go! To the Movies: Animated superhero comedy film.

Night School: Troublemakers must attend night class.

The House with a Clock in its Walls: A boy goes to live in a haunted house.

Ladies in Black: Department-store life in 1959 Sydney.

Johnny English Strikes Again: The accident-prone British spy returns.

Smallfoot: Comedy about yeti meeting a human.

Christopher Robin: Winnie-the-Pooh helps an old friend.

Dome cinema

Westwood: Documentary on the life of British fashion designer Vivienne Westwood.

Together: A couple married for 60 years fight to be allowed to live together.

Stray: Kiwi film about an odd-couple match.

Show Me Shorts: Selection of film festival shorts.

Let The Guide know at guide@gisborneherald.co.nz or telephone 869-0630.


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