Author: Steve McCabe

Massive Theatre Company presents The Wholehearted

Enliven your spirit and open your heart when Massive Company brings its brand new production The Wholehearted to the Mangere Arts Centre from 18th -24th March and Q Theatre from 1st – 10th April to commemorate the company’s 25 year anniversary in 2016. In keeping with the authentic style that…

Crave! episode 11 — David Bowie, The Revenant

Leonardo DiCaprio in The Revenant

Episode 11 of Crave! sees Simon and Steve take very different positions on The Revenant, Leonardo DiCaprio’s two and a half hours of Oscar-bait, but agree that David Bowie’s death leaves a huge hole in the world of music. Steve’s…

Last Tapes Theatre Company Opens ‘First Steps’ Season with Fantastical Debut

Meet Addy. A butterfly-tamer, in a treehouse, living in a magical world of her own creation. But what happens when Addy begins to lose herself to the fantasy? Beanie-Maryse Ridler‘s fantastical new work Defending the J.J. MAC is a story about mental health,…

Tinashe announces Joyride world tour

WEDNESDAY JANUARY 13, 2016 – Today acclaimed R&B sensation TINASHE has announced she will be returning to our shores in May as part of her Joyride World Tour. The stunning 22-year-old singer, songwriter and performer will be bringing her edgy…

Crave! episode 10: Star Wars, Ed Sheeran, AC/DC

Angus Young of AC/DC at Western Springs Stadium, Auckland, December 15th, 2015

The final episode of the year finds Steve and Simon disagreeing about the new Star Wars film, The Force Awakens. But they both enjoyed AC/DC at Western Springs Stadium, while Steve was surprised by how impressed he was by Ed…

AC/DC at Auckland’s Western Springs Stadium

AC/DC at Western Springs Stadium, Auckland, December 15th, 2015

AC/DC played Western Springs Stadium in Auckland last night, and Crave! was there. Simon was in the moshpit to review the show, while Steve was on photo duty. We’ll have a full review in this weekend’s edition of Crave!, but…

John Cleese and Eric Idle announce New Zealand shows

NEW ZEALAND TOUR 2016 AUCKLAND CIVIC THEATRE WEDNESDAY 23rd MARCH Book at Ticketmaster 0800 111 999 www.ticketmaster.co.nz WELLINGTON MICHAEL FOWLER CENTRE MONDAY 28th MARCH Book at Ticketek 0800 842 538 www.ticketek.co.nz  TICKETS ON SALE MONDAY 21 DECEMBER 9AM Britain’s living legends of…

Steve Earle to return to Auckland in March 2016

16 December 2015 – Singer, songwriter and activist Steve Earle and his band the Dukes are set to take a detour to New Zealand following Byron Bay Bluesfest for one show at Auckland’s Studio on 29 March. Throughout his more…

Gang of Youths announce Wellington show

“One of the most invigorating and exciting live acts in the country” – ROLLING STONE “It’s filled with songs which will one day, no doubt, fill stadiums” – MUSIC FEEDS THURSDAY DECEMBER 10, 2015 – After a highly successful 26-date album release tour, Sydney rockers GANG…