Nights for Thursday 12 July 2018
7:12 Nights Culture - Modern Dance
Our man of Modern Dance, Chris Jannides is back with us again. Tonight he's joined in the studio by Anton Carter, the Chief Executive of DANZ, the national resource for the dance industry in Aotearoa which supports both the professional and recreational sectors.
7:35 New Horizons
In New Horizons, a regretful William Dart makes amends for some tracks that had to be left out of earlier programmes this year. And he takes a diversion exploring some diverse and glorious versions of the song 'Strangers in the Night'.
8:10 Night Mail
8:15 Dateline Pacific
RNZ Pacific's daily current affairs programme covering the major Pacific stories of the week, with background and reaction from the people making the news.
8:30 Window on the World
Most people have dreamed of winning the lottery. It's a dream that has become ever more common around the world as jackpots get bigger and lotteries more numerous. But does money really make us happy, and how much does this depend on where we live and how we spend it? To find out the BBC's, Mike Thomson meets lottery winners from around the globe.
9:07 Our Changing World
This week on Our Changing World, hunting for kauri trees that are resistant to kauri dieback disease, and native birds are thriving in the Capital.
9:30 This Way Up
After 600 shows over 13 years This Way Up is coming to an end, and to celebrate here's a selection of goodies from their archive.
Lately with Karyn Hay is a late night radio show on RNZ National, with an eye on live events, an ear for music, a great sense of humour and a genuine interest in people and their stories.
11:07 Music 101 pocket edition
On this week's Pocket Edition we talk to The Clean's Hamish Kilgour in his Brooklyn neighbourhood, and Holly Arrowsmith performs live in the RNZ studio.