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Sean Taylor is a library assistant at Auckland Central Library. He tells us what he encountered at the You and I Experience, a free event happening there in celebration of NZ Music Month.
Dance and music group Pukepuke o’ Tonga will perform an album based on the mythical poetry of the late Queen Sālote Tupou III at Mangere Arts Centre on Saturday 8 April.
The sounds of the Pacific and a little bit of homegrown country will be on show at the the World Masters Games entertainment hub on Queens Wharf in April.
Adele weekend saw record numbers for both ticket sales and public transport in Auckland.
Discover free live events and performances at your local Auckland Council art centre.
The council is extremely disappointed to see and hear about the poor behaviour from a number of the attendees at George in the Park, says Events Manager David Burt.
The announcement that Adele will perform at Mt Smart Stadium in March will round out an impressive line-up of international concerts set to boost Auckland’s economy.
The X-Factor winner will be one of the star attractions at this exciting event, celebrating contemporary Pacific art and culture.
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