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Bad Company, Foreigner: Rock Steady Supergroup
Topline Entertainment are proud to present for the first time in New Zealand "Rock Steady" featuring members from the multi platinum sellin.... >>more
Blue Smoke, Christchurch
Thursday 18th January 1.00 am
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Goldisnowerellahood (Kidz Theatre)
Loads of kids fun! Elmwood Players Kidz Theatre returns with Goldisnowerellahood... the story of Goldilocks: There’s only one problem: .... >>more
Elmwood Auditorium, Christchurch
Wednesday 17th January to Saturday 27th January 11.30 pm
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Casa Publica Salsa Nights
Social Dance Nights: Totally fun filled & hot. Drink and dance the night away in the amazing South American bar Casa Publica! Every Thursda.... >>more
Casa Publica, Christchurch
Thursday 19th January to Friday 15th June 1.30 am
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Chicago
Murder. Fame. And All That Jazz. An explosion of scandal, celebrity and murder runs riot throughout the streets of 1920s Chicago. Camera f.... >>more
Court Theatre, Christchurch
Saturday 25th November to Saturday 20th January 12.30 am
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Tape Face: Under Construction
Seats released November 1 at 9am. Returning to the World Buskers Festival with a world premiere of new ideas & plans. A show that even at t.... >>more
Christ's College, Christchurch
Thursday 18th January to Saturday 27th January 1.00 am
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Ginger Minj: Crossdresser for Christ
Crossdresser for Christ - the Musical, a Drag Queen Confessional is musical comedy that tracks Ginger Minj's quest for spiritual enlightenme.... >>more
Christ's College, Christchurch
Thursday 18th January to Saturday 27th January 2.15 am
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A Night At the Musicals
Hilarious hijinks and shady shenanigans abound as they ‘Les Misérmassacre’ all the musicals you know and love. Jonny Woo and Le Gateau .... >>more
The Arts Centre of Christchurch, Christchurch
Thursday 18th January to Saturday 27th January 12.30 am
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Butt Kapinski
Think it's a solo show? Think again. Private eye Butt Kapinski invites you to co-star in a film noir murder mystery. This funny, filthy, ful.... >>more
Christ's College, Christchurch
Thursday 18th January to Saturday 27th January 1.00 am
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Olive Copperbottom
Following the delicate sold out successes of Promise and Promiscuity, Penny Ashton swaps Austen for Dickens and brings orphaned hero Olive, .... >>more
Christ's College, Christchurch
Wednesday 17th January to Saturday 27th January 11.30 pm
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Ali McGregor: Decadence
For five nights only - the sell out show from around the globe that celebrates Ali’s decade of cabaret excellence. A decade ago Ali joine.... >>more
The Arts Centre of Christchurch, Christchurch
Wednesday 17th January to Monday 22nd January 11.00 pm
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The Topp Twins
The Topp Twins re-invent themselves on stage, changing character, musical style and gender with ease. Armed with guitar, mouth-harp and sp.... >>more
Christ's College, Christchurch
Wednesday 17th January to Sunday 21st January 11.00 pm
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Urzila Carlson: Unacceptable
When did it became unacceptable to like meat and impossible to process gluten? And why isn’t it okay to call people out when they’re bei.... >>more
Christ's College, Christchurch
Thursday 18th January to Saturday 27th January 2.30 am
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Jarred Fell: Hack
Having been travelling the south seas, and performing in over 20 cities and 10 countries, Jarred brings his brand new show to Christchurch f.... >>more
Philip Carter Family Auditorium, Christchurch
Thursday 18th January to Monday 22nd January 2.00 am
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Pretending Things Are a C*ck
Return season of the smash hit 2016 show. Pretending Things are a C*ck is the product of Bennett’s three years of global wandering, and c.... >>more
Philip Carter Family Auditorium, Christchurch
Thursday 18th January to Friday 26th January 12.30 am
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Nothing But Stand-up: Divas
Our Nothing but Stand-up series returns with two back to back shows. Pick just one or do both! Featuring: - Cal Wilson (MC) - Michele A'Cou.... >>more
Sixty6, Christchurch
Thursday 18th January to Saturday 27th January 12.00 am
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Nothing But Stand-up: Dudes
Our Nothing but Stand-up series returns with two back to back shows. Pick just one or do both! Featuring: - Stuart Goldsmith (MC) - Larry D.... >>more
Sixty6, Christchurch
Thursday 18th January to Saturday 27th January 2.00 am
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Mum's Who Makeup!: CANCELLED
Makeup can be overwhelming - we get that! Where do you even start? Join beauty bloggers and Mum's Amy and Analesha as we take you through s.... >>more
Carlton Bar & Eatery, Christchurch
Wednesday 17th January to Thursday 18th January 11.00 pm
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Hagley Hunger Run
Tighten those laces and unleash the hero in you!  Yes! You are someone’s hero every day and you can make a difference in New Zealand i.... >>more
North Hagley Park, Christchurch
Wednesday 17th January to Thursday 18th January 6.00 pm
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The Wonderful Wizard of Oz
Act 2 Drama Group is off to see the Wizard of Oz! Join Dorothy, Toto, Scarecrow, Tin Man and the Lion down the Yellow Brick road on their .... >>more
Rangi Ruru Girls' School, Christchurch
Saturday 13th January to Saturday 20th January 4.00 pm
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El Guitarro
Spanish & Jazzy styles on nylon string guitar performed by El Guitarro..... >>more
Little High Eatery, Christchurch
Thursday 18th January 12.00 am
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Buskers Meal Special
Buskers Festival deal!.... >>more
The Good Goat, Christchurch
Wednesday 17th January to Sunday 28th January 5.00 pm
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The East Pointers (CAN) & Mel Parsons
After bringing down the house at WOMAD 2017, JUNO-Award winning Canadian trio The East Pointers announce their return to New Zealand in Janu.... >>more
Blue Smoke, Christchurch
Friday 19th January 1.30 am
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Friday Night Frights
Friday Night Frights is NZ's newest scare event put together by some of the most experienced and professional scarers and FX artists in the .... >>more
Ferrymead Heritage Park, Christchurch
Friday 5th January to Saturday 10th March 2.30 am
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Friday Street Food Market
The Friday Street Food Market brings together the best food trucks, food stands from around the world and live entertainment, buskers and mo.... >>more
Cathedral Square, Christchurch
Thursday 22nd June to Friday 27th July 6.00 pm
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Delivering Constructive Criticism Training Course
Providing criticism, even when positive, is one of the most challenging tasks. This training course in delivering constructive criticism pro.... >>more
PD Training Centre, Christchurch
Thursday 14th December to Friday 25th May 2.00 pm
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Card Ninja
Warning: this show contains ninjas, not magic. Back by popular demand, Card Ninja is an award-winning, riotous display of comedy and card .... >>more
Christ's College, Christchurch
Wednesday 17th January to Saturday 27th January 10.00 pm
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Fire In the Meth Lab
Dear brother, How’s jail? How many cigarettes does it cost for a picture of a naked lady? Are you getting really strong? I’ve written a.... >>more
Philip Carter Family Auditorium, Christchurch
Friday 19th January to Saturday 27th January 12.30 am
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Overcoming Objections Sales Training Course
It is essential for sales professionals to skillfully overcome objections and manage difficult situations effectively to get the sale across.... >>more
PD Training Centre, Christchurch
Tuesday 19th December to Friday 19th January 2.00 pm
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Corona Sunsets Presents L.A.B. w/ Jake Barton
Christchurch get ready! This summer, Corona Sunsets is stoked to bring you soul/rock/funk outfit L.A.B. live and free at the Winnie Bagoes o.... >>more
Winnie Bagoes City, Christchurch
Friday 19th January 1.00 am
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Sweet Liquorice
Performing Hot Easy Listening Swing Jazz. Jeff Bradley Clarinet, Bert Parrant Elec Gtr and Mike Kime String Bass..... >>more
Christchurch International Airport, Christchurch
Thursday 4th January to Friday 23rd February 7.00 pm
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Lean Six Sigma Team Members Course
Building teams that have the required knowledge and expertise to manage their roles in the implementation of Lean Six Sigma projects is esse.... >>more
PD Training Centre, Christchurch
Thursday 18th January to Monday 15th October 2.00 pm
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Stop Motion Animation
Whether you are a beginner or have tried stop motion before, come along to one of our sessions to develop your animation skills! In this 90.... >>more
Imagination Station, Christchurch
Tuesday 9th January to Thursday 1st February 6.00 pm
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LEGO Mindstorms Robotics for Juniors
If you are a first timer, sign up for out beginners class. This 60 minute session will introduce studentsÌ´ to programming, robotics and mec.... >>more
Imagination Station, Christchurch
Sunday 14th January to Thursday 25th January 5.30 pm
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Imagination Station Holiday Brick School
Brick School is back! Drop off your children for a day of LEGO fun with our experienced team! This is a day programme for children aged 5 t.... >>more
Imagination Station, Christchurch
Sunday 14th January to Friday 26th January 3.00 pm
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Rekindle'summer Holidays Workshop for Keen Young Woodworkers
Summer holidays workshop for keen young woodworkers 15th-19th January 2018, aged 10 and above. At Rekindle's Resourceful ÅŒtautahi workshop.... >>more
Ferrymead Heritage Park, Christchurch
Sunday 14th January to Friday 19th January 1.30 pm
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David Correos Attempts All the Comedy
David Correos. A proper weapon of comedy delivers the preview of his next Correos spectacular! If comedy is a business, then Correos is th.... >>more
darkroom, Christchurch
Thursday 11th January to Saturday 20th January 12.30 am
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Gas, Mark Harvey In Collaboration With Shaun Hendy
Exhibition Preview: Wednesday 17 January at 5:30pm Exhibition Runs: 18 January – 18 February 2018 Gas is a state of matter that is never .... >>more
The Physics Room, Christchurch
Wednesday 17th January to Sunday 18th February 3.00 pm
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MisFitz
Playing all your favorite pub classic covers, Misfitz promise a night of great songs, entertainment to get you up dancing..... >>more
Sandridge Hotel, Christchurch
Friday 19th January 1.00 am
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Strangers
Strangers explore the moment when two people meet, and how their relationship develops or disintegrates. Watch as our actors create beautifu.... >>more
Orange Studios, Christchurch
Friday 19th January to Friday 2nd February 12.30 am
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Football Soccer
Social Kick around of Football or Soccer at Nunweek Park. We play every Tuesday and Friday from 12:10 to 1 PM (Lunchtime). It is free and a.... >>more
Nunweek Park, Christchurch
Monday 15th January to Friday 26th January 5.10 pm
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Blackie
Enjoy a boogie on a Friday night at Protocol with Blackie..... >>more
Protocol, Christchurch
Friday 19th January 1.30 am
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The D'Sendantz
Kick off the weekend with the funky vibe of the D'Sendantz at Fox Palms..... >>more
Fox & Ferret - The Palms, Christchurch
Friday 19th January to Saturday 20th January 2.00 am
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Buried Treasure
Buried Treasure: Archaeology and the discovery of lost civilisations. ‘Buried treasure’ brings to mind treasure maps marked with an X .... >>more
Teece Museum of Classical Antiquities, Christchurch
Tuesday 16th January to Sunday 4th March 4.00 pm
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Funhouse Friday Open Mic
Welcome to Fun-House Comedy Open Mic. Show starts at 9pm Friday night and features up and coming local stand-up talent. Get in early for a .... >>more
Kensington Fun House, Christchurch
Friday 19th January 2.00 am
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Walking Like Smoke Oil Painting Exhibition by Gail Batchelor
The works in this exhibition are collaboration between the natural world and the artist. Gail Batchelor; born in Christchurch; Batchelor of.... >>more
Fo Guang Yuan Art Gallery, Christchurch
Wednesday 17th January to Sunday 4th March 2.30 pm
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Wood-Firing Ceramics – Artist Huang Da-An World Tour Exhibit
Ceramic artworks express the beauty and philosophy of life; they are born from passion, endeavor, and a respectful attitude toward impermane.... >>more
Fo Guang Yuan Art Gallery, Christchurch
Wednesday 17th January to Sunday 8th April 2.30 pm
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Creating a World of Compassion - Comic Exhibition
Two traditional Chinese comic masters, Ms. Yi Yin Feng and her respectful father, Mr. Zi Kai Feng exhibits their series in a combination of .... >>more
Fo Guang Yuan Art Gallery, Christchurch
Wednesday 17th January to Sunday 8th April 2.30 pm
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Richter City Rebels
Hard work hard money is the highly anticipated 2nd studio album from NZ's first and finest second line band: Richter City Rebels. Rammed wit.... >>more
Blue Smoke, Christchurch
Saturday 20th January 2.00 am
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Salsa Night Fever Party: Intro Class
Starting off with a Free Dance class or "Intro", anyone can join (see details below) then afterwards we will play slow music to start off th.... >>more
Salsa Latina Dance Centre, Christchurch
Saturday 17th June to Sunday 21st January 3.15 am
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Hagley Parkrun
Free 5km fun run and walk. Starts from the Botantic Gardens car park on Rolleston Ave. Walk, run, jog, bring the dog. No need to register,.... >>more
Christchurch Botanic Gardens, Christchurch
Friday 22nd September to Saturday 27th January 3.00 pm
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