Upbeat for Friday 30 October 2015
20 Years of Black Grace
At the age of 19, Neil Ieremia abandoned his job in a bank and began his dance career, going on to found his own company Black Grace in 1995. Siva is their latest offering, which gives Neil the chance to look back on all his previous works for the company.
50 Hopeful Opera Stars-in-waiting
Australian baritone Barry Ryan is on this side of the Tasman this weekend to judge the New Zealand Aria competition in Rotorua. He talks about what he'll be looking for in a potential winner.