Ten fes­ti­val teasers

Kapi-Mana News - - ARTS -

MDMA: Mod­ern Day Maiden Aunt by Geral­dine Quinn. A cabaret-com­edy cel­e­bra­tion of the art of em­bar­rass­ing other peo­ple’s chil­dren, Gryphon The­atre, Ghuznee St, from March 3 till 7, 8pm, $20.

Scales of Sun­light by Deb­bie Fish. Visual art dis­play of an el­e­gant sea creature glis­ten­ing in the sun­shine on the Wellington water­front, Fe­bru­ary 25, 5pm till mid­night, free.

Big City Hill­billy by TM Bishop. Com­edy show about fall­ing asleep in Dar­gav­ille and wak­ing up in New York, Bats The­atre, Kent Tce, from March 9 till 12, 6.30pm, $18.

Baby Pops — Abra­cadabra by Orches­tra Wellington. Magic car­pet rides, magic wands and mu­sic for young lis­ten­ers with com­poser Thomas Goss, Sa­cred Heart Col­lege Per­form­ing Arts Cen- tre, Lower Hutt, Fe­bru­ary 21, 3pm, and South­ward The­atre, Kapiti, Fe­bru­ary 22, 3pm, adults $16, chil­dren $9.

Frank, the Mind- read­ing Hot­dog by Matt Penny. Cabaret-com­edy about a fasttalk­ing, glass-smash­ing, min­dread­ing, up­beat dog who will solve a Ru­bik’s cube blind­folded, at Paramount The­atre, Courte­nay Place, March 3 till 6, 7.30pm, $25.

A Cuppa with Mrs. For­tune by Un­boxed The­atre Col­lec­tive. Im­prov the­atre show about af­ter­noon tea with Mrs Robert For­tune and her tales of the East In­dia Company, and tea leaf read­ing. 128 Abel Smith St, March 7, 3pm, and March 5 till 7, 4pm; and Sweet Pea, Jack­son St, Pe­tone, March 4, 4pm, koha.

28 Days: A Pe­riod Piece by Dis­charge. Mu­si­cal com­edy about ado­les­cence and wom­an­hood. Danc­ing, singing and fully-grown women dressed as tam­pons. Bats The­atre, Kent Tce, Fe­bru­ary 19 till 22, 9pm, $18.

Shaanxi Lit­tle Plum Blos­som by Asian Events Trust. A showcase of Qingqiang Per­form­ing Opera Arts, in­clud­ing ac­ro­bat­ics, mar­tial arts, fire-breath­ing and stunts, TSB Bank Arena, Queens Wharf, Fe­bru­ary 15, 7pm, $25.

Wake Up To­mor­row by Every­body Cool Lives Here. Com­edy the­atre about a jour­ney on a long-haul flight. Circa The­atre, Taranaki St, Fe­bru­ary 22, 4pm, Fe­bru­ary 21, 24 till 28, 7pm, $30-$18.

Bucket’s List by Sarah Collins. Com­edy pup­pet show about love and buck­ets. Bats The­atre, Kent Tce, March 3 till 7, 8.30pm, $20.

Bloody hu­mour: Women will be dressed as tam­pons in mu­si­cal com­edy 28 Days: A Pe­riod Piece by Dis­charge.

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