Last few days of Stephen Butterworth in Patua
Don't miss Patua, on at TAPAC in Auckland till 26 May. Starring Equity member Stephen Butterworth. Winner of the “Best Play by a Maori Playwright” in the Adam NZ Play Awards 2013. Written and directed by Renae Maihi.
The show has received fantastic reviews:
"Where her first play, Nga Manurere, was subtle and sympathetic, this straight-told story is blunter" - New Zealand Herald
".. the play and performances excel in giving such moments of heightened emotion a natural immediacy" NZ Herald
Terror Planet opens tonight
Happy opening night to Equity members Ash Jones, Roberto Nascimento, Kate Simmonds, and Marion Shortt who star in Terror Planet on at The Basement from 21-25 May. A sci-fi thriller told entirely through dance and a few voice overs. Join Auckland's favourite comedy-dance troupe, DYNAMOTION, in an out of this world romp through the terrifying future where women work day and night in factories, men are obsolete and robots are about to take over the world…
Equity members Antonia Prebble, Edwin Wright and Richard Knowles on stage now
Last two nights of Eli Matthewson in Proposition: Great!
Equity member Eli Matthewson stars in
Proposition: Great! from Tuesday 14-Saturday 18 May 2013 at The Basement.
2013 Billy T Award nominee, Eli Matthewson is one to watch! Proposition: Great! is a whimsical journey of stand-up and songs through the mind of a young man experiencing a quarter-life crisis; musing on being an adult when he still enjoys playing Pokémon and drawing with felts.
New Kiwi musical opens at The Herald theatre
The show opens on 16 May and runs until next Friday, 24 May at The Herald Theatre, Auckland. By Kiwi-born writer/composer Vicki Millar, the show was shortlisted for the New York Musical Theatre Festival 2013.
It is about the good girl, the quiet boy, the cool kid and the princess meet as adults at their primary school reunion. Can we restart our lives by going back to school?
Equity members offering workshops and other services
Equity members are multi-talented, and apart from acting, are offering a range of classes and other services. Please contact them directly for prices:
Homeopathy, Auckland - Equity member, actor Sandra Fischer is also a homeopath and she's offering actors her services. Since homeopaths treat the whole person and not just a disease, homeopathy has been shown to be helpful for acute illnesses like fever, injuries, sprains, sport injuries, childhood diseases as well as chronic complaints like eczema, asthma, anxiety, depression, insomnia, digestive disorders, migraines and many more. Please contact Sandra directly for rates. http://www.facebook.com/SandraFischerHomeopathy?group_id=0
Voice classes, Auckland - Member Genevieve McClean teaches voice classes at Selwyn College. Voice classes are great for stress release and breathing as well as strengthening the voice. Suitable for all who want to develop the use of their voice,for personal or professional reasons. Apply here: http://www.selwyncomed.school.nz/courses/786-easy-voice-classes