ARTS FEST KICKS OFF

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The an­nual Auck­land Arts Fes­ti­val (AAF) kicked off on Wed­nes­day mark­ing two weeks of mu­sic, dance, theatre and art. The pro­gramme fea­tures seven world pre­mieres, 23 New Zealand pre­mieres and events ex­clu­sive to Auck­land. It in­cludes works per­formed in English, Maori, Can­tonese, Samoan, Ton­gan, Span­ish, French, Ser­bian, as well as au­dio de­scrip­tion and New Zealand Sign Lan­guage. There are nearly 50 events this year, de­liv­ered by nearly 1000 artists hail­ing from 20 countries. It runs un­til March 26.

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