Arts and Entertainment

Acclaimed opera singer settles in

When Oamaru Mail editor Rebecca Ryan emailed internationally-acclaimed opera singer Rebecca Ryan to arrange an interview, she wondered how she had managed to email...

International Women’s Day link

The Oamaru Opera House is linking directly with the Sydney Opera House in a special event for International Women's Day. On Sunday, a live satellite...

Lily takes hosting in her stride

She is just 17 years old, but Lily Stock could easily be mistaken for a seasoned professional of the stage. Performing is in her blood,...

Le Bon excited about such intimate venue

Welsh psych-folk songstress Cate Le Bon is coming to New Zealand this month for a five-date tour in advance of the release of her...

Small towns a highlight for comedy duo

Stand-up comedy has taken Michele A'Court and Jeremy Elwood around the world, but they say there is something special about performing in small New...

Variations on a steampunk theme

Materials ranging from wire to tape to muslin have been pressed into service for Trish Shirley's latest exhibition. The Oamaru artist's works occupy a room...

Queen fans to get treat

Some of the world's best-loved rock anthems will be blasted from the Oamaru Opera House stage on May 31. A Queen tribute show endorsed by the...

Musicians set to perform at Hampden church on Sunday

The Hampden Presbyterian Church is hosting a music concert on Sunday, May 7. Amiria Grenell, daughter of veteran country singer John Grenell, is teaming up...

It’s a bag of tricks

A bag lady from the near future is getting up to a few tricks at the ODT Inkbox tomorrow night (Wednesday, May 3rd). Acclaimed actress Helen...

‘It’s John telling his story’

The voice of John Denver will reverberate through the Oamaru Opera House on May 7. Well, not exactly his voice, but internationally-renowned sound-alike Bevan Gardiner....

Gumboot musical set to stomp into town

New Zealanders reckon they know a bit about gumboots. But they ain't seen nothing yet. A musical based on dancing in gumboots is on stage...

Jackie Bristow doing show

A Kiwi singer-songwriter who is opening for Bonnie Raitt in Wellington and Auckland is also playing at Oamaru's Manor Estate. Jackie Bristow is performing with...

Top ensemble plays Baroque music

A baroque concert featuring the works of Vivaldi played on period instruments is coming to Oamaru. The Baroque Music Community and Educational Trust of New...

Free art classes this weekend

Budding artists are invited to a free ``Have-A-Go Art Weekend''. The North Otago Art Society is offering sessions at the Customs House Gallery on the...

‘Death Do Us Part’ circus to show self-taught acts

A touring circus cabaret act called Death Do Us Part Danger Show will appear at the Penguin Club next month. Perhaps even more terrifying than...
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