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NZ Herald Review: Vietnamese Water Puppets at Aotea Square

By - 3 Mar 2011"This naif-style glimpse into the customs and pastimes of Vietnamese rice farmers and their families via the 1000-year-old art form of water puppetry is warm, friendly, gentle and playful."

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NZ Herald Review: Havoc in the Garden

By - 3 Mar 2011"The latest piece of youth-oriented theatre from Massive Company adopts the admirably egalitarian but dramatically unsatisfying strategy of giving what amounts to a lead role to each member of the 14 person cast."

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The Big Idea Review: Vietnamese Water Puppets

By - 3 Mar 2011"A scrawny adolescent wades into a fertile stream teeming with the buzzing of sentimental dragonflies, and carp and cod and pink green water lilies."

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Schools Review Competition

By - 16 Feb 2011Schools Review CompetitionSometimes giving your small group of mates an informed and entertaining rundown of what you thought about a show, gig or exhibition just doesn't cut it. You've got to get your message out to others - a wider audience that will really appreciate what you have to say.

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Elisabeth Easther's Festival Pick N Mix

By Elisabeth Easther - 17 Dec 2010Elisabeth Easther's Festival Pick N MixElisabeth Easther drops some hints as to what she'd like for Christmas. Elisabeth Easther is an actor, writer, arts-lover, broadcaster, mum – and now, blogger. Over the next few months, Elisabeth will be sharing her opinion on all things Festival.

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