theatre reviews.
May 18, 2021

Tim Batt: Classy Warfare

Tim Batt kills in his latest NZ International Comedy Festival show, Classy Warfare. Two-time nominee of the Billy T Award and ½ host of The Worst […]
May 10, 2021

Single Asian Female

If you’re not laughing, you’re crying. That’s what Pearl (Kat Tsz Hung) said in the second half of Single Asian Female, a play directed by Cassandra […]
May 10, 2021

Rhys Mathewson – Heartless Joke Machine

Playing at the NZ International Comedy Festival 2021 Local comedy scene mainstay Rhys Mathewson returns from a three-year hiatus for his NZ International Comedy Festival show, […]
May 10, 2021

Harlequeen

If you’re looking for a truly delightful night, you’ve found it. Abby Howell’s triumphant return to stand-up comedy after a seven-year absence is joyful, nostalgic, empowering, […]
May 10, 2021

Half and Hāwhe

Playing at the NZ International Comedy Festival 2021 The cosiest comedy club in Central Auckland, The Classic, is lucky to have Heta and Courtney Dawson gracing […]
May 10, 2021

Anxiety… The Musical!?

Playing at the NZ International Comedy Festival 2021 University students tend to be… highly strung. To put it lightly, each semester at UOA is a whirlwind […]
April 20, 2021

The Haka Party Incident

I came to the University of Auckland as a Māori. It wasn’t until halfway through my second year of tertiary education that I learned of the […]
April 7, 2021

An Extraordinary Meeting

What does it mean for a city to be well-functioning? How do we balance the need to address the climate crisis with the conditions faced by […]