Seabin founder to speak at TEDxAuckland

The Australian co-founder of Seabin — a device designed to rid the world’s marinas of plastic — is coming to New Zealand to speak at TEDxAuckland 2018. Seabin Project raised almost $400,000 (NZD) in its Kickstarter campaign after it went viral. Co-founder Pete Ceglinski will use his TEDx talk on October 13th to make a…

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Theatre review: Run Rabbit

There’s no doubting we’re in the theatre for Victoria Abbott’s Run Rabbit, an impressive one-woman show which plays with style and form to deliver a hard-hitting message about life under siege conditions. Abbott bounces on to the stage and immediately engages with the audience, introducing the show, the venue and herself — along with different…

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Wizard of Oz a spellbinding success

REVIEW: I didn’t stop smiling for the entire show (well apart from when Dorothy cried). It was literally a feast of colour with superb acting, singing and spectacular costumes. I was still smiling as I drove home! The Wizard of Oz opened on Wednesday night at Nelson Musical Theatre in Atawhai Drive (beside Founders) to…

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Going West to announce full line-up this week

A multimedia collaboration featuring leading musicians, novelists and poets will be one of the highlights of this year’s Going West Books and Writers Festival. Moana Maniapoto joins forces with electronic music producer Paddy Free for the first New Zealand performance by Tu, who have already appeared in festivals in Finland and Taiwan. The duo mixes…

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NZ Theatre Month Promoter Terms 2018

The iTICKET NZ Theatre Month Limited Time Offer is open to new and existing promoters whose shows and/or events fit the following criteria: Promoters must be registered with iTICKET by 30 June 2018 to take advantage of this limited time offer Shows and/or events must align with the NZ Theatre Month criteria for entry which are:…

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Helping support another theatre dream

We recently had the pleasure of sponsoring the 2017 Northern Area Performance Awards, where we presented the Award for Best Musical to Manukau Performing Arts for In The Heights, as well as two scholarships to a couple of well-deserving members of our local theatre community; Hayley Va’aa and Amanda Burnett. Hayley Va’aa 36 year old Pukekohe local…

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NZ Music Month Promoter Terms 2018

The iTICKET New Zealand Music Month Offer is open to new and existing promoters as long as the event fits the following criteria: You must be promoting a New Zealand act/artist The event must take place in NZ on or between 1st – 31st May 2018 The event is a General Admittance event only (no…

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Our Outlets & Venues Smiling

We’d like to introduce you to the latest upgrade to our suite of sales functions. Dear reader, meet Mercury. Our Operations Manager and overall tech guru Jamie Johnstone has recently led the charge in developing a new sales application to improve the sales experience for our outlets, venues and customers. Dubbed ‘Mercury’, this new platform…

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10th Anniversary for Showdown

The annual iTICKET Showdown is an Auckland based competition that seeks out the very best in technical production and performing arts for secondary school productions across the wider Auckland region – and we are very proud to support such a fabulous initiative. Produced by the Auckland Community Theatre Trust, the competition is capped off with…

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