7:10 House of Monkey Madness

Monkey Set Man pano

New Zealand theatre stalwart Warwick Broadhead is about to embark on a two-year solo theatre serial telling of the Chinese legend, Monkey: Journey to the West, to be held in his home on Waiheke Island.

Warwick his magic rug

Warwick and his magic rug.

7:30 Spectrum

People, places and events in New Zealand.

8:10 Windows on the World

International public radio documentaries - visit the Windows on the World web page to find links to these documentaries.

8:40 Arts Ambassador - Jazz

Jivester, editor and publisher Fergus Barrowman on the sizzle and pop of a snazzy beat. Keith Jarrett, Charlie Haden, Paul Motian; Ensemble Musikfabrik; and Farmers by Nature.

9:06 Nights 2014 - Year In Review

Nights Skipper Bryan Crump raises his periscope on some of the things that occurred after dusk over the course of 2014.

10:00 Late Edition

A review of the news from Morning Report, Nine to Noon, Afternoons and Checkpoint. Also hear the latest news from around the Pacific on Radio New Zealand International's Dateline Pacific.

11:06 Carols for Christmas Eve

Lloyd Scott presents two hours of Christmas music.