American violinist to stream into NZ homes

The New Zealand Symphony Orchestra’s second at-home performance will feature a special guest appearance by acclaimed American violinist Shana Douglas... Read More

BOP musicians share music to brighten the day

  With many people locked in their own bubbles, Bay of Plenty musicians are sharing their talents to help brighten the day. SunLive has compiled... Read More

COVID-19 visitor leads to Te Puia closure

Te Puia | New Zealand Maori Arts and Crafts Institute has today advised its team, contractors and trade customers that it will be closing for an unknown... Read More

Boomers’ days are far from over

  Although life for Alison Quigan is far from winding up, she is facing the realities of old age through her latest play.   Alison plays... Read More

Designer takes fellow countryfolk on Treewalk

A German delegation have joined a growing list of illustrious visitors to the Redwoods Treewalk. There have been some famous names strolling between... Read More

Award nomination for Runway Millionaire

A telefeature made last year about a Rotorua couple who went on the run with $10million is a finalist in an international film festival. Independent... Read More

Rotorua arts committee seeks passionate members

The Rotorua District Creative Communities Scheme is on the hunt for passionate people from the local arts community to join their committee. Representatives... Read More

Dry conditions cast doubt on fireworks

  Rotorua Lakeside Concert’s annual concert at the end of the month will go ahead – but there are concerns where it will be the cracker... Read More

Concert should be a cracker despite doubts

Rotorua Lakeside Concert’s annual concert at the end of the month will go ahead – but there are concerns whether it will be the cracker of... Read More

Rollicking Waitangi Day in Rotorua

Waitangi Day in Rotorua at Ohinemutu Village was an oasis of fun and frivolity. The day was one of uniform amity, food kiosks of food representing many... Read More

Musical encourages sing-a-long with new app

8 Scott Ave - The Musical is not your usual theatre experience with audiences actively encouraged to join in singing the well-known sound track using... Read More

Security tight for Rotorua New Years‘ Eve festival

Security for the annual Rotorua New Year festival on Tuesday, December 31, has been tightened. The Rotorua GLO Festival 2019 entertainment event will... Read More

Grand Piano Gifted to John Paul College

With alterations well underway in the Sir Howard Morrison Performing Arts Centre - SHMPAC, the destiny of four grand pianos has been decided. One, a... Read More

Pain eases through art

A Rotorua nurse who was beaten within an inch of her life and recovered to repay kindnesses with her art has raised over $1350 for charity. Local businesses... Read More

Two Lotto players each win $333,333

Two players from Auckland and a player from Pukekohe will be toasting a special win after each taking home $333,333 with Lotto First Division in Saturday... Read More