Artist Venue Date Time Entry Cost Brief description of Gig Link to ticket
Icons Karaoke Icons Sports Bar 20-10-2018 22:00 Nil -----NA----- -----NA-----
Koi Boys New Plymouth Club 20-10-2018 19:00 $40.00 per ticket 3 Kiwi guys who have made it big in Australia return to NZ for a short tour playing just 3 towns including New Plymouth. Tickets are just $40 each and available from the NP Club. You DON'T have to be a Club member to attend this event. -----NA-----
Super fly The Good Home 20-10-2018 22:00 Nil Super Fly NP's Latest Party Band ! A great night out ! Bring your dance shoes!! -----NA-----
Oakura Sunday Session NPOB Surf Club and Black Sands Pizzeria 21-10-2018 13:00 Free Entry. Bus from NP-Return + 1 Drink $25 DJ Phil 'Suspect' Jones, Three Sisters Brewery, Food and Drink, Beach etc Click here
Terence Blacker 4th Wall Theatre 23-10-2018 19:30 $25 Terence Blacker has performed his quirky, witty songs of modern life ('Sharp satirical thinking put into song… You’re going to love it’ Folkwords) at venues and festivals across Britain and Europe. He has released three highly praised CDs, Lovely Little Games (2012), Sometimes Your Face Don't Fit (2016) and Enough About Me (2018). In 2013, he performed his one-man show of songs and stories My Village and Other Aliens at the Edinburgh Festival ('Honest, dry and charmingly musical' Three Weeks). For BBC Radio 4, he wrote and co-presented Taboo-Be-Do!, a two-part documentary tracing the history of politically incorrect songs. As an author, he has written five acclaimed novels and his prize-winning fiction for children is published in many languages. He has also been a newspaper columnist for the Sunday Times and the Independent. Click here
MAIRE NÍ CHATHASAIGH AND CHRIS NEWMAN 4th Wall Theatre 24-10-2018 19:30 All Tickets $25.00 Students $15.00 The celebrated virtuoso partnership of “the doyenne of Irish harpers” (SCOTLAND ON SUNDAY) and “one of the UK’s most staggering and influential acoustic guitarists” (fROOTS), has graced venues large and small - from the tiniest of historic churches in England, Germany and Italy to palaces in Kyoto and Istanbul, London’s Barbican, Sydney Town Hall and the Philharmonie in Cologne – in twenty-two countries on five continents. Chris and Máire’s performances are rooted but eclectic, emotional but adventurous: a breath taking blend of traditional Irish music, hot jazz, bluegrass and baroque, coupled with striking new compositions and Chris’s“delightfully subversive” wit. Click here
Ian Wallace Live, A Night Of Swing The Good Home 25-10-2018 19:00 Nil A Night Of Swing Ian Wallace gets your swinging with all the Jazz classics! Michael Buble, Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennett, Bing Crosby, Harry Connick and More !! Its always the Last Thursday every Month !! Dine and Dance to Jazz @ The Good Home ! -----NA-----
SHOW ME SHORTS - Film Festival 4th Wall Theatre 25-10-2018 19:30 $15 - Adults $12 Senior/student This selection includes some of our most vibrant, fun and heart-warming shorts from New Zealand and around the world. It’s a great way to sample what Show Me Shorts is all about. The films on offer feature a first date, an imaginary friend, an identity crisis, a vindictive toilet, Temuera Morrison in boxing gloves, lots of dogs, cats, and a visit from the President. What’s not to like? Estimated total run time: 87 minutes. Censorship rating to be advised. Click here
Icons Karaoke Icons Sports Bar 25-10-2018 22:00 Nil -----NA----- -----NA-----
Saints and Slacks Hawera Memorial Theatre 26-10-2018 19:00 $20 Local lads "Selah Saints" formed in 2016 in South Taranaki. The Saints roll a fusion of rock, funk, R&B and reggae to bring you conscious music with an Aotearoa twist. Slightly further North and some 10 years earlier, also local lads "theSlacks" formed. The Slacks push a combination or vibes they call Rockabilly-Blues-Celtic-Country-Ska-Folk-Boogie-Woogie-Swing. Coming together and not for the first time, the Saints and the Slacks are celebrating the South Taranaki Arts Fest. Click here
Just Us New Commercial Hotel Stratford 26-10-2018 21:00 Free Taranaki's Premier Female Duet performing in Stratford. R18...NO ID NO ENTRY...Courtesy Van Running. -----NA-----
THE DAWN WALL 4th Wall Theatre 26-10-2018 19:30 $22.00 In January 2015, American rock climbers Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson captivated the world with their effort to climb The Dawn Wall, a seemingly impossible 3,000-foot rock face in Yosemite National Park, California. The pair lived on the sheer vertical cliff for weeks, igniting a frenzy of global media attention. Click here
DJ Hazza The Good Home 26-10-2018 22:00 Nil DJ Hazza , returns to the Good Home tonight , with all his Party classic's!! Its always a great Night !! -----NA-----
Icons Karaoke Icons Sports Bar 26-10-2018 10:00 Nil -----NA----- -----NA-----
DJ Ash The Good Home 27-10-2018 23:55 Nil DJ ASH, the Night continues to get better, when DJ Ash gets your night to Party Mode..... Extreme !! -----NA-----
DJ Ash The Good Home 27-10-2018 23:55 Nil DJ ASH, the Night continues to get better, when DJ Ash gets your night to Party Mode..... Extreme !! -----NA-----
Soul Rebel The Good Home 27-10-2018 10:00 Nil Soul Rebel ! The Party Band that keeps you dancing all night long ! -----NA-----
Three Way at The Reef Butlers Reef, Oakura 27-10-2018 20:30 $20-$25 The Blistered Fingers, The Slacks, Lost Tribe Aotearoa Click here
Icons Karaoke Icons Sports Bar 27-10-2018 22:00 Nil -----NA----- -----NA-----
Serious Happiness Escape Coffee 03-11-2018 19:00 $5 New Plymouth sweethearts Serious Happiness are playing some songs at Escape Coffee this November with special guest bands to be announced closer to the date. -----NA-----
SHED - The TOOL Tribute J.D Reid Gallery 03-11-2018 20:00 $15 (available from hi@jdreid.co.nz) JD Reid's Fourth Decade Masquerade Ball https://bit.ly/2ztVxyN Click here
A Russian Triple Bill TSB Showplace 07-11-2018 19:30 $62-$92, service fees apply Following their sell-out performances of A Festival of Russian Ballet, the Imperial Russian Ballet Company return to New Zealand with A Russian Triple Bill. This is the first time that the company have brought this stunning programme to New Zealand & Australia. ACT 1 – Sleeping Beauty (Act III) A holiday is declared for the wedding of Princess Aurora & Prince Desire. This is a joyous and happy ballet which will be loved by all ACT 2 – Les Sylphides A short ballet in one act about a young man who while walking at night encounters a group of sylphs or magical woman ACT 3 - Carmen Carmen is a flirtatious and seductive gypsy woman whose love affair with two men ends in tragedy. “Bold, Brave Russians” "In a night that overflows with all things ballet, you can't help be swept up by the sheer panache of the Imperial Russian Ballet Company dancers." - The West Australian Click here
Social Climbers by Roger Hall TSB Showplace 21-11-2018 19:30 $69.90-$89.90, service fees apply New Zealand’s most celebrated playwright Roger Hall pits a groups of female teachers together with a school counsellor and a reluctant daughter for a weekend of bushwalking, sparkling wine and sparkling comedy! Click here
The ABBA Show TSB Showplace 30-11-2018 20:00 $30-$59, service fees apply Direct from Australia, and following more than 5000 international shows, the world’s premier live ABBA tribute – The ABBA Show – is coming to town! Far from being ‘just another cover band’, The ABBA Show is a full-scale theatrical production featuring more than 2 hours of live musical performances with a live backing band, replica costumes, theatrical lighting and effects and all the dancing an ABBA fan can handle. Starring incredibly detailed performances from internationally acclaimed impersonators ABBAsolutely fABBAulous, The ABBA Show gives fans of all ages a chance to re-live the ABBA concert experience, celebrate the music of ABBA and dance the night away! Click here
Shortland Street - the Musical TSB Showplace 22-03-2019 19:30 $70-$110, service fees apply Playboy Doctor Chris Warner has his feathers ruffled when humanitarian Doctor Hone Ropata arrives in Ferndale; a town where love never lasts, statistically unlikely events happen on a regular basis, and every Christmas someone dies. It’s hate at first sight, but together they must save the All Blacks, defend a murder charge, and rescue the clinic from Chris’ evil father. But things get messy when Marj has a stroke, Rachel is struck by lightning, and Lionel gets hit by a truck… Set in 1992, Shortland Street - The Musical features iconic characters and stories from the classic era of New Zealand’s favourite TV show. With songs including ‘Stuck In A Love Triangle’, ‘Cliffhanger’ & ‘Not In Guatemala Now’, Shortland Street - The Musical is a warm-hearted musical comedy the whole family can enjoy. Click here
Shortland Street - the Musical TSB Showplace 23-03-2019 14:00 $70-$110, service fees apply Playboy Doctor Chris Warner has his feathers ruffled when humanitarian Doctor Hone Ropata arrives in Ferndale; a town where love never lasts, statistically unlikely events happen on a regular basis, and every Christmas someone dies. It’s hate at first sight, but together they must save the All Blacks, defend a murder charge, and rescue the clinic from Chris’ evil father. But things get messy when Marj has a stroke, Rachel is struck by lightning, and Lionel gets hit by a truck… Set in 1992, Shortland Street - The Musical features iconic characters and stories from the classic era of New Zealand’s favourite TV show. With songs including ‘Stuck In A Love Triangle’, ‘Cliffhanger’ & ‘Not In Guatemala Now’, Shortland Street - The Musical is a warm-hearted musical comedy the whole family can enjoy. Click here
Shortland Street - the Musical TSB Showplace 23-03-2019 19:30 $70-$110, service fees apply Playboy Doctor Chris Warner has his feathers ruffled when humanitarian Doctor Hone Ropata arrives in Ferndale; a town where love never lasts, statistically unlikely events happen on a regular basis, and every Christmas someone dies. It’s hate at first sight, but together they must save the All Blacks, defend a murder charge, and rescue the clinic from Chris’ evil father. But things get messy when Marj has a stroke, Rachel is struck by lightning, and Lionel gets hit by a truck… Set in 1992, Shortland Street - The Musical features iconic characters and stories from the classic era of New Zealand’s favourite TV show. With songs including ‘Stuck In A Love Triangle’, ‘Cliffhanger’ & ‘Not In Guatemala Now’, Shortland Street - The Musical is a warm-hearted musical comedy the whole family can enjoy. Click here