Cathedral Square: Past and Future

Cathedral Square has long been an important civic space for Christchurch. In its time it has functioned as a transport hub and "movie theatre central". It's been a meeting place, and a stage for political protest, debate and speeches. It has been the home to markets, tourism operators, and of course, a cathedral. Numerous concerts […]

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The Gig Guide: August 2017

Planning on attending a concert, show, or gig in Christchurch? Then why not take a look at what we've got of that artist's back catalogue? Comedy Nick Rado & Raybon Kan 3 August Dance Royal New Zealand Ballet, Romeo and Juliet 25-26 August Kids CSO Music trails through the library 2 August Music Lamb & Hayward […]

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The winners of the My Very Own Hungry Caterpillar colouring-in competition

We're happy to announce the winners of the My Very Own Hungry Caterpillar (for ages 0 to 12 years) competition. It was a difficult task to judge, as the entries were outstanding. WINNERS These prizewinners get family passes to The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show at the beautiful Isaac Theatre Royal. HIGHLY COMMENDED Congratulations to our two Highly […]

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The tale of a murderous governess

If you loved the Brontë classic Jane Eyre but always wished Jane had been a bit more… murderous then Lyndsay Faye’s novel, Jane Steele: A confession may be just your glass of arsenic-laden brandy. The novel follows another unfortunate 19th century orphan girl looking for her place in the world, but she’s a good deal […]

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The Gig Guide: July 2017

Planning on attending a concert, show, or gig in Christchurch? Then why not take a look at what we've got of that artist's back catalogue? Comedy Nick Rado & Raybon Kan 13-15 July Rhys Darby 28-29 July Dance Deesie's Big Adventure Southern Ballet Theatre 11-15 July Coppelia Southern Ballet Theatre 18-22 July Kids CSO Music trails through […]

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