An interview with Rhys Darby: The Top Secret Undercover Notes of Buttons McGinty (Book 1)

Funnyman Rhys Darby has teamed up with Scholastic in a fun new fiction series for kids. He talked to Christchurch City Libraries about his debut children's book and reading interests, his passion for cryptozoology and his connections to Christchurch. You may know Rhys Darby as a comedian and as an actor from Flight of the Conchords…
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Surprise yourself!

If you had told me a year ago that I would be rushing home from work to do some knitting, watch Doctor Who and read children's comic books (not all at the same time) I don't think I would have believed you. However, sometimes it's really good to go back to old hobbies, re-watch something you…
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The Gig Guide: December 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 7 Days Live featuring Dai Henwood, Jeremy Corbett, Paul Ego, Ben Hurley, Josh Thomson, Jeremy Elwood and Justine Smith 9 December Music Christmas Special performances incorporating festive music. Christchurch…
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The Gig Guide: November 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 Company: A musical comedy 2-11 November 2017 Kids CSO Music trails through the Library 1 November Music Jason Derulo, Fifth Harmony, Astrid S, Jonas Blue and Mitch James at KFC Edgefest 3…
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The Gig Guide: October 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 Heath Franklin "Chopper" 13 October Kids The Ugly Duckling 2-14 October Horrible Histories "Barmy Britain" 11 & 14 October Music Justin Hayward (of Moody Blues) 13 October 8 Foot…
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The Gig Guide: September 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? For more performances this month see the Christchurch Arts Festival website Comedy Cori Gonzalez-Macuer 7 September Best Comedy Show on Earth with Rhys Mathewson, Fan Brigade, Eli Matthewson,  Angella Dravid, and Brendon Green Kevin Bridges…
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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 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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The Gig Guide: June 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 Cori Gonzalez-Macuer 1 June Dance Royal New Zealand Ballet: Three by Ekman 9 June Tiki Taane Mahuta 12 June Black Grace: As night falls 28 June Kids CSO Music trails…
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