Dance workshop with Lou Potiki Bryant

Toitū OSM 31 Queens Gardens, Dunedin, Dunedin, New Zealand

Get involved in the Puaka Matariki Festival with this fun workshop in contemporary Māori dance with one of Aotearoa’s most acclaimed dancers. All levels of dance experience welcome. Part of the Hāhakaranga Arts and Science Project. Toitū OSM Auditorium, 31 Queens Gardens, Dunedin Saturday 7 July, 10am ‒ 12pm. FREE – bookings essential Book at

FREE

Hāhakaranga Dance performance directed by Ake Ake Theatre Company

Toitū OSM 31 Queens Gardens, Dunedin, Dunedin, New Zealand

Celebrate Puaka Matariki with your whānau! Come on a journey into the vastness of Māori astronomy as dancers weave together a beautiful family performance exploring the Matariki constellation. This community dance-theatre performance is a Science and Arts collaboration between Māori art practitioners and local dancers inspired by the work of Dr Rangi Matamua. Toitū OSM

FREE

Wānaka Kanikani AroHā – Regenerative Movement, Connected Communities

Malcam Trust 45 Māori Road, Ōtepoti Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand

Join Kāi Tahu dancers Rachel Ruckstuhl-Mann and Cathy Livermore in a special, inclusive programme enabling greater connections to self within a Te Ao Māori framework through guided movement, kōrero and Māori Mindfulness. If you are a mover or not, this wānaka will wake, shake and free up your mind, body and spirit. Come for the day

$30

Event Series The Guest House

The Guest House

Aramoana Castle 1 Muri Street, Aramoana, Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand

The Guest House is a new offering from Ake Ake Theatre Company for Te Tau Hou Māori 2021. Enter a theatrical journey of divination through the gates of the magical Aramoana Castle: part Puppet Theatre, part Shrine, part Wānaka. Your tour guide will lead you into The Guest House to meet the mysterious Guests as

$5 – $15
Event Series The Guest House

The Guest House

Aramoana Castle 1 Muri Street, Aramoana, Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand

The Guest House is a new offering from Ake Ake Theatre Company for Te Tau Hou Māori 2021. Enter a theatrical journey of divination through the gates of the magical Aramoana Castle: part Puppet Theatre, part Shrine, part Wānaka. Your tour guide will lead you into The Guest House to meet the mysterious Guests as

$5 – $15
Event Series The Guest House

The Guest House

Aramoana Castle 1 Muri Street, Aramoana, Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand

The Guest House is a new offering from Ake Ake Theatre Company for Te Tau Hou Māori 2021. Enter a theatrical journey of divination through the gates of the magical Aramoana Castle: part Puppet Theatre, part Shrine, part Wānaka. Your tour guide will lead you into The Guest House to meet the mysterious Guests as

$5 – $15
Event Series Matariki at Olveston

Matariki at Olveston

Olveston Historic Home 42 Royal Terrace, Ōtepoti Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand

Bring the whānau and be transported through the ages on a musical odyssey into the heart of Matariki!  Ake Ake Theatre Company present a magical hour of music and storytelling followed by hot chocolate in the Great Hall at Olveston Historic Home. Directed by Jessica Latton and featuring Sydney Manowitz on violin, Kerian Varaine on

KOHA
Event Series Matariki at Olveston

Matariki at Olveston

Olveston Historic Home 42 Royal Terrace, Ōtepoti Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand

Bring the whānau and be transported through the ages on a musical odyssey into the heart of Matariki!  Ake Ake Theatre Company present a magical hour of music and storytelling followed by hot chocolate in the Great Hall at Olveston Historic Home. Directed by Jessica Latton and featuring Sydney Manowitz on violin, Kerian Varaine on

KOHA

Ad Parnassum – Purapurawhetū Film Screening

Dunedin Public Art Gallery 30 The Octagon, Dunedin, Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand

Good Company Arts brings together Pacific and Mediterranean influences through film.  Dancers become part of a shared visual and sculptural language.  Music drives the total work which carries human figures in an elongated vista – a singing bowl brimming with movement and colour codes.  The channel for union with something mystical and divine, is dance.

FREE

Hine Downtown

Lower Octagon The Octagon, Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand

Join Kāi Tahu performance artist Rachel Ruckstuhl-Mann embodying Hineahuone and kā atua atu on an exploration of downtown Ōtepoti through movement, text and taoka puoro, featuring sound by Salvador Brown. Dress for the weather; arrive 15 minutes early.  Venue and soundtrack details will be emailed with ticket. Thursday 30 June and Friday 1 July, 12pm

$18
Event Series Hine Downtown

Hine Downtown

Lower Octagon The Octagon, Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand

Join Kāi Tahu performance artist Rachel Ruckstuhl-Mann embodying Hineahuone and kā atua atu on an exploration of downtown Ōtepoti through movement, text and taoka puoro, featuring sound by Salvador Brown. Dress for the weather; arrive 15 minutes early.  Venue and soundtrack details will be emailed with ticket. Thursday 30 June 5.30pm; Friday 1 July 12pm

$18

StarJam

Te Whare o Rukutia 20 Princes Street, Ōtepoti Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand

Celebrate Te Tau Hou Māori and the potential in everybody!  StarJam supports rakatahi with disabilities across Aotearoa to unleash their creativity and connect with their peers through the magic of music, dance and performance.  Local Jammers are proud to share their recently workshopped pieces in this special showcase, themed around stars, whānau and coming together. 

$5

Event Series Hine Downtown

Hine Downtown

Lower Octagon The Octagon, Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand

Join Kāi Tahu performance artist Rachel Ruckstuhl-Mann embodying Hineahuone and kā atua atu on an exploration of downtown Ōtepoti through movement, text and taoka puoro, featuring sound by Salvador Brown. Dress for the weather; arrive 15 minutes early.  Venue and soundtrack details will be emailed with ticket. Thursday 30 June 5.30pm; Friday 1 July 12pm

$18
Event Series Hine Downtown

Hine Downtown

Lower Octagon The Octagon, Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand

Join Kāi Tahu performance artist Rachel Ruckstuhl-Mann embodying Hineahuone and kā atua atu on an exploration of downtown Ōtepoti through movement, text and taoka puoro, featuring sound by Salvador Brown. Dress for the weather; arrive 15 minutes early.  Venue and soundtrack details will be emailed with ticket. Thursday 30 June 5.30pm; Friday 1 July 12pm

$18
Event Series Hine Downtown

Hine Downtown

Lower Octagon The Octagon, Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand

Join Kāi Tahu performance artist Rachel Ruckstuhl-Mann embodying Hineahuone and kā atua atu on an exploration of downtown Ōtepoti through movement, text and taoka puoro, featuring sound by Salvador Brown. Dress for the weather; arrive 15 minutes early.  Venue and soundtrack details will be emailed with ticket. Thursday 30 June 5.30pm; Friday 1 July 12pm

$18
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