14 THE WELLINGTONIAN, MAY 18, 2017
MUSIC & COMEDY
Boris The Blade: Valhalla, Vivian St, May 19, 7pm. Buzz Newton & Kristen Robertson: On euphonium and piano respectively, St Andrew’s on The Terrace, May 18, 12:15pm, koha welcome. Christopher Hutton - Cello: St Andrew’s on the Terrace, May 28, 3pm, $40/$10, sundayconcerts.org.nz. DJ Trump: Cavern Club, Allen St, May 24-27, 8pm, tickets $25/$20 from eventfinda.co.nz. Forro Party - Clube do Choro: Southern Cross Garden Bar, Abel Smith St, May 27, 10:30pm. Head Like A Hole: 25th Anniversary Tour, Valhalla, Vivian St, May 20, 8pm. Louis Bakerwith Band: San Fran, Cuba St, May 20, 8:30pm. NZ Symphony Orchestra: Schumann & Barber, Michael Fowler Centre, Wakefield St, June 17, 7:30pm, bookings from ticketek.co.nz. Song Craft Charity Concert: Featuring Rob Whelan, Ruth Mundy and more, Valhalla, Vivian St, Jun 4, from 7pm, proceeds to Cloud 9 Children’s Foundation for people with Asperger’s. The Cosmonauts: Hashigo Zake, Taranaki St, May 20, 9:30pm. The Tudor Consort - A German Requiem: Johannes Brahms, Wellington Cathedral of St Paul, cnr Molesworth and Hill Sts, May 27, 7:30pm with a pre-concert talk at 7pm, $35/$25 concession, bookings at tudor-consort.org.nz. Wellington Community Choir: Featuring Active Youth Group, Salvation Army Citadel, Vivian St, May 27, 7:30pm, tickets $25/$15 concession from email@example.com. Wellington Jazz Club: Cole Porter Tribute featuring Lisa Tomlins, Ruth Armishaw and more, Meow, Edward St, May 21, 5-7pm. Woodwind Ensembles of the NZSM: St Andrew’s on The Terrace, May 24, 12:15pm, koha welcome.
NZ INTERNATIONAL COMEDY FESTIVAL
David Correos Is Going Full Correos: BATS Theatre, Kent Tce, until May 20, 9pm. I’man Apache Attack Helicopter: BATS Theatre, Kent Tce, until May 20, 8:30pm. Jerome Chandrahasen: Five Fun Facts About Falcons, Club Ivy, Dixon St, until May 20, 8:30pm. Nick Rado: Live Laugh Love, The Fringe Bar, Allen St, until May 20, 7pm. Raybon Kan: Positive Pessimist, The Fringe Bar, Allen St, until May 20, 8:30pm. Rose Matafeo: Sassy Best Friend, Wellington Rowing Club, Frank Kitts Park Lagoon, until May 20, 7pm. Sokhom Syndrome: The Cavern Club, Allen St, until May 20, 8:30pm. Sons of A Bitch: BATS Theatre, Kent Tce, until May 20, 6:30pm.
THEATRE, FILM & DANCE
Daughters of Heaven: Gryphon Theatre, Ghuznee St, from May 17, 7:30pm, tickets from $25. Doc Edge International Film Festival: Roxy Cinema, Park Rd, until May 21. Hand to God: Circa Theatre, Taranaki St, until May 20, bookings at circa.co.nz.
Third Thursday - Poetry Slam: A night of original poetry with a twist, Wellington Museum, Queens Wharf, May 18, 6:30pm. Throne of Blood: Wellington Film Society, The Paramount Theatre, Courtenay Pl, May 22, 6:15pm, see filmsocietywellington.net.nz.
Academy Galleries: Queens Wharf, Solo 42, featuring diverse work from NZ artists, until May 28. Bartley + Company Art: Ghuznee St, Andre Hemer’s Small Paintings IRL, until May 27. City Gallery: Civic Sq, Colin Mccahon’s On Going Out with the Tide, & Shannon Te Ao: Untitled, both until Jul 30. City Gallery: Civic Sq, Petra Cortright’s RUNNING NEO-GEO GAMES UNDER MAME & Martino Gamper’s 100 Chairs in 100 Days, both until Aug 13. Enjoy Public Art Gallery: Cuba St, Caressing the silver rectangle with Jesse Bowling, Louise Lever & Maddy Plimmer, until May 27. Gilberdmarriott Gallery: Courtenay Pl, Robert Thompson’s Ink & Watercolour Drawings, from May 19. Millwood Gallery: Tinakori Rd, CANVAS, until May 20. Newzealand Portrait Gallery: Shed 11, Queens Wharf, Strangely Familiar - Portraits bywayne Youle, until Jun 18. Paige Blackie Gallery: Victoria St, Toby Raine - Mancrush, until May 29. QUOIL Gallery: Willis St, ‘‘I have a crush on you’’ featuring Mary Hackett, until May 31. Solander Gallery: Willis St, On Paper - a celebration of works on paper featuring five talented artists, until May 27. The Greatwar Exhibition —Wounded: An audio-visual show featuring the wounded OFWWI, Dominion Building, Pukeahu Nationalwarmemorial Park, 9am6pm daily. Toi Po¯neke Gallery: Abel Smith St, Pu¯kana whakarunga! Pu¯kana whakararo! curated by Suzanne Tamaki, from Jun 2. Vincents Gallery: Willis St Village, Rhonda Swenson, from May 17.
Book Launch: Unity Books, Willis St, Balancing Acts by Gerald Mcghie, May 24, 6pm. Pop Art Therapy: Create Your Own Super Hero, Mt Vic Hub, Elizabeth St,
Book Fair: Ngaio Town Hall, Ottawa Rd, May 20, 9am-4pm, proceeds go to Blue Dragon Children’s Foundation, more information from bluedragonnz.wordpress.com. Free Wellness Day: Yoga, inspirational talks by naturopaths and more, Yoga Centre for Higher Self, Marion St, May 27, 1-6pm. Maungaraki School 50th Jubilee: Those with a connection to Maungaraki, Puketiro or Otonga Schools are welcome to register their interest ahead of September celebrations at maungaraki.school.nz - click on Jubilee 2017. Totally Tubular Trains: Celebrate trains in Aotearoa with a temporary model train set set up at the Cable Car Museum, Upland Rd, until May 28. SPORT, FITNESS & OUTDOORS Community Exercise Session: Newlands Intermediate, Bracken Rd, free family-friendly HIIT style workout, every Sat, 10am. Hurricanes v Cheetahs: Westpac Stadium, Waterloo Quay, May 20, kickoff 7:35pm. Wellington Radio Yacht Club: Interested people are invited to join in and race their radio controlled model yachts, Seaviewmarina, Sundays, from 1:30pm. Wellington Saints v Southland Sharks: TSB Bank Arena, Queens Wharf, May 19, 7pm.