Upbeat for Thursday 29 October 2015
Director Sara Brodie is among the current crop of Arts Foundation Laureate Award winners, announced in Auckland last night. She talks about what the honour means to her.
March on Wellington
It's 40 years since Whina Cooper led 5000 people on a hīkoi to Parliament to present a petition against the alienation of Māori land. Photographer John Miller was there to document the final days of the march, and he revisited his photographs last week.
Auckland Choral present Beethoven's Missa Solemnis this weekend, with soloists Martin Snell, Hyeseoung Kwon, Jacqueline Dark and Simon O'Neill. Conductor Uwe Grodd previews their performance.