Monthly Archives: July 2012

The Basement is #10, on the NZ Herald’s Top 100 Things they love about AKLD!

Weekend Life racked up its 100th issue in the Saturday edition of the Weekend Herald, and to celebrate the Life writers and staff picked the top 100 things they loved about New Zealand’s biggest city: (skip to NUMBER 10 to … Continue reading

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Bard Day’s Night

Previously titled “Frequently Asked Questions” “A comic tour de force.” – The Dominion Post “Magical…an absolute treat.”  – Radio NZ The show is over, the audience has left, and Hamlet comes home to his dingy flat to face the final … Continue reading

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Theatrescenes Review Auckland Theatre Company’s NEXT BIG THINGS at The Basement

Tusk Tusk is a serious family drama, with lots to chew upon. ATC’s Associate Director Lynne Cardy describes it as ‘Arthur Miller for children’. Carried by a stunning performance from its three young leads, they must fend for themselves with … Continue reading

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Our mate Pip Hall at TED x

Pip Hall is a writer, actress, theatre-maker and water ballerina. She also donated chairs to The Basement. We heart her and you probably will too. Check out her inspirational Ted talk and give her a little vote. Pip Hall: My … Continue reading

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