A beautiful, romantic comedy set in a New York apartment in 1969. It has vibes of flower power, freedom and individuality that fill the air when a carefree ‘girl next door’ walks into this young man’s apartment and eventually into his life. Rondo Theatre, 46 Greenslopes St, Edge Hill, from August 10-18. Tickets from www.ticketlink.com.au An exhibition of paintings representing the dramatic beauty of New Zealand and its people. Among the works is that of Dame Kiri Te Kanawa, painted by Lenore Gilshenan, one of the most accomplished portrait artists on the Tableland. The exhibition officially opens on Saturday, August 5, at the gallery, 86 Atherton Herberton Rd, Atherton.