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Multi-year funding Tolu Wave to strengthen Pasifika festivals in Aotearoa

2021 Sep 06

Creative NZ media release. Creative New Zealand is pleased to announce a new funding opportunity is now available to support Pasifika festivals in New Zealand. The Tolu Wave fund will provide up…

NZSO cancels Dunedin and Invercargill concerts in September

2021 Sep 02

NZSO media release. The New Zealand Symphony Orchestra Te Tira Pūoro o Aotearoa has cancelled concerts in Dunedin and Invercargill in September due to Covid-19 restrictions. The NZSO was to per…

Te Urungi: Innovating Aotearoa event programme update

2021 Aug 31

Given the ongoing COVID-19 Delta outbreak, Manatū Taonga has updated the Te Urungi: Innovating Aotearoa event programme. This includes rescheduling events to allow for face to face delivery where…

Te Urungi: Innovating Aotearoa Taranaki and Te Tai Tokerau event rescheduling

2021 Aug 24

In the interests of keeping everyone safe and giving people certainty, Manatū Taonga has made the decision to reschedule the Ngāmotu New Plymouth Te Urungi: Innovating Aotearoa event that was1plan…

More creative spaces to support participation in the arts

2021 Aug 17

Beehive media release. More people will be able to find social connection, and practice and participate in the arts through further funding for 36 creative spaces across the motu, Arts, Culture1an…

Hon Chris Finlayson and Claire Szabó appointed to the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra board

2021 Aug 03

Hon Chris Finlayson QC and Claire Szabó have been appointed as new members of the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra Te Tira Pūoro o Aotearoa (NZSO) board for three-year terms, starting 1 August 2021.…

Government offers formal apology for Dawn Raids

2021 Aug 01

Beehive media release. A formal and unreserved apology for the Dawn Raids The Government will offer education scholarships as part of the apology Manaaki New Zealand Short Term Scholarship…

Te Putanga Toi Arts Access Awards 2021 celebrate diversity and the arts

2021 Jul 05

Arts Access Aotearoa media release. An award-winning dancer, arts projects, a creative space nurturing mental health and wellbeing, a theatre company committed to accessibility, and leadership in1…

Matariki holiday dates for next thirty years announced

2021 Jul 02

Beehive media release. Hei tā Peeni Henare, te Minita Tuarua Taupua mō te Manatū Taonga, rāua ko Michael Wood o te Workplace Relations and Safety, kua pānuitia e te Kāwanatanga ngā rā o te…

NZSO performs on hit Netflix animated feature Wish Dragon

2021 Jun 17

NZSO media release. The New Zealand Symphony Orchestra is the music powerhouse behind the soundtrack to the new animated movie Wish Dragon, the No.1 movie this week on streaming giant Netflix in A…

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