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Kids / Family 27 May 2016

Have you tried the piano stairs?

Aotea Square has been filled with music recently as piano stairs were installed on the steps of the Aotea Centre.

Arts 18 May 2016

Watch: Heroic effort to save 50s mosaic underway

Work is underway to preserve a large mosaic that many Aucklanders will remember from the foyer of the former Odeon Theatre on Queen Street.

Arts 29 Apr 2016

Sculptor of the Week - Ramon Robertson

Ramon Robertson’s sculpture, Gravity Bag, explores themes about the urban environment and our existence in it. His work relates to an essential human need to control space and physical structural form.

Community 28 Apr 2016

Bastion Point artwork blessed

The new artwork at the entranceway to the steps on Tamaki Drive, leading from Mission Bay to Bastion Point, has been blessed.

Arts 15 Apr 2016

Auckland's screen sector is booming

Auckland’s screen sector is experiencing strong year-on-year growth.

Arts 6 Apr 2016

Renaissance for Aotea Quarter

The Aotea Quarter is set to regain its crown as Auckland’s centre for arts, culture and entertainment following adoption of a 20-year strategic framework.

Arts 23 Mar 2016

Theatre artist wins parks residency

Theatre artist Kate Parker has been selected as the 2016 Auckland Regional Parks Artist in Residence.

Cultural 7 Mar 2016

Khulu takes top sculpture award

More than 320,000 people visited Sculpture in the Gardens this summer and were delighted by the array of outstanding artworks, free activities and gorgeous Gardens.

Events128 Results

26 Jul 2022 - 29 Jul 2022

Sensational 60s

Iconic venues reverberate to the sounds of the 60s presented by Bonnie, Karl, Pat & band.

27 Jul 2022 - 30 Jul 2022

Illegally Blind

Susan brings their real-life experiences to the stage in this production.

30 Jul 2022

KBB Music Presents Tami Neilson’s Songbook

Join the Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra for a red-hot evening with award-winning artist Tami Neilson.

01 Aug 2022

Creative Talk: Jules Older

Jules will share his thoughts and experiences of being a ‘creative’ at this free talk.

04 Aug 2022

The New Zealand Herald Premier Series: Tianyi Lu Conducts Firebird

A fond welcome back to a member of the APO family, Tianyi Lu.

09 Aug 2022 - 04 Sep 2022

The Annual Estuary Arts Members Show

A free exhibition with more than 250 artworks from painting, printmaking, ceramics, sculpture, drawing and mixed media.

10 Aug 2022 - 13 Aug 2022

Cinderella

This thoroughly modern Cinderella presents a sparky, stylish twist on the classic tale.

14 Aug 2022

Call of the Huia

A unique insight into this important but forgotten chapter of Aotearoa’s musical legacy.