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EXTRA MATINEE ADDED – Fallout: The Sinking of the Rainbow Warrior

Fallout: The Sinking of the Rainbow Warrior has added an extra matinee due to high demand on Saturday 30th May at 3pm. Book here – as will sell fast!

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BODACIOUS, BOOTYFUL, LUSCIOUS CONCERT TAKES OVER THE STUDIO

Describe The Best Possible Album Party That Anybody Has Ever Been To in one sentence… A bodacious, bootyful, luscious, lipsmacking, outrageous concert filled with pumping, head poppin’ musical beatz and hosted by two of the sassiest women you’ve evah met. … Continue reading

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THE COMPLETE HISTORY OF OUT OF ORDER AS TOLD BY OLYMPIA

Hello! My names Olympia. I’m a camera and I’m 23 and I’ve just started my last year of photography school. I like getting wild on the weekend and doing shots, but I’m also really focused on my work and getting … Continue reading

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COMEDY & ABSURDITY – A COUPLE WHO FALL OFF THE COUCH WHILST MAKING OUT

Tell us about your show Discover Ben Target in one sentence… The indoor equivalent of a log flume made of Mentos in a river of Coca Cola helmed by a narcoleptic toddler. How much do you really love crowd-surfing? I love it … Continue reading

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BEN HENSON ON HATING KENNETH LONERGAN’S WRITING AND WHETHER MACAULEY CULKIN IS DEAD

How would you describe This Is Our Youth in one sentence… Is Macauley Culkin dead or is that just a rumour? From Broadway to West End to Steppenwolf, this production has received critical acclaim worldwide. Has it been performed in NZ … Continue reading

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HAYLEY SPROULL CHATS ABOUT HER PLASTIC SURGERY (AND HER NEW SHOW)

Tell us about your show You Make Me Feel Like A Natural Woman in one sentence…  It’s a silly, ridiculous hour full of songs, jokes and my body, where you get to sit and watch me work really hard for … Continue reading

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JO RANDERSON’S CLEAN HARD PUNCH – FOLD

If you had to describe FOLD in one sentence you’d say… Its a bit of a clean hard, punch I think. FOLD was your professional writing debut, how do you feel about it now (10+ years on!) I am very … Continue reading

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The Basement’s new SCHOOLS PROGRAMME!

The Basement is excited to announced the launch of our brand new Schools Programme. It’s a sweet sah-weeet initiative designed to assist secondary school teachers and students in their learning – full of shows, activities, and workshops. We want to … Continue reading

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LARA FISCHEL-CHISHOLM STATES 7 THINGS ABOUT NISHA MADHAN

Tell us about your show This Is My Real Job in one sentence: It’s about ambition, failure, dance, art, parenthood, time, space and the sneaky old present moment What’s your best/worst Real Job to date? I was a mystery shopper once … Continue reading

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SARAID CAMERON TALKS USHERS AND BASEMENT’S NEW SCHOOLS PROGRAMME

Tell us about your character in Ushers in one sentence: She’s had enough  Have you ever been an usher? What’s your best/worst experience with ushers? I have never been an usher. I have however tried hitting on an usher before, … Continue reading

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