The Christchurch Symphony Orchestra are joined by leading Australian pianist (and dapper hat-wearer) Simon Tedeschi for For The Common Man, a concert programme celebrating the marvellous that can be found in the ordinary and featuring works by George Gershwin, John Adam’s and Aaron Copland.

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Run away with the circus

The spectacular and internationally-acclaimed Canadian circus arts troupe Cirque Eloize reaches us with the spellbinding Cirkopolis in November.

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Sculpture on the Peninsula is getting ready for another big year of showcasing the country's top sculpting talent at Loudon Farm.

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Spring in Christchurch means daffodils, blossoms, a too-early start to the cricket season – and of course the festival of fashion, fillies and fun that is New Zealand Cup & Show Week.

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Canterbury A&P Show 2017

Town Goes Country

It simply wouldn't be a Christchurch spring without the agricultural expo/fair/food-fest/extravaganza that is the Canterbury A&P Show.

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SCAPE Public Art 2017

Taken To Art

Christchurch is set to get a whole lot more colourful from October 7 through to November 18 with this year's SCAPE Public Art season.

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KFC Edgefest

Ja-son Deruuuuulo

The Edge teams up with The Colonel to bring us an early summer party-starter in the form of this mini music festival at Horncastle Arena.

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Boo Radley's presents Ben Hurley

Boo Radley's big comedy nights continue with the visit of NZ comedy superstar Ben Hurley on October 26th.

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