2020 NZ Dance Calendar – October to December – performances and review links

Please send me details of New Zealand dance events not listed here – live or online. raewyn@allmyownwords.co.nz

OCTOBER
3 Oct – Wellington – 𝙄𝙛 𝙩𝙝𝙚𝙨𝙚 𝙬𝙖𝙡𝙡𝙨…Footnote NZ Dance 35th birthday celebrations. Outside Jam Hair on Ghuznee St, 6.30pm
6 Oct – Wellington – Dance. Dance. Have Feelings., House of Sand, BATS 9.30-20.30pm. Review: Theatreview
13 Oct – Auckland – Pacific Dance Choreographic Lab showing. Triple bill, Auckland Art Gallery 6pm
16-18 Oct – HBAF 2020 – The Metamorphosis Trail, Java Dance, Hastings Community Arts Centre.
19 Oct – HBAF 2020 – Shel We? TJ Tigafua, Opera House – ToiToi. Review Theatreview
20-24 Oct – Auckland – Our Modern Earth, Amber Liberte and guests. Basement Theatre 8pm. Review: Theatreview
22 – 25 Oct – HBAF 2020 – Ecology in Fifths, The Playground NZ. Hawkes Bay Events Centre – Toitoi. Review: Theatreview
24 Oct – Kapiti – Undercurrent (Kota Yamazaki/Rose Philpott), Footnote NZ Dance, Coastlands Theatre. Review: Theatreview
29 Oct- Tauranga – Undercurrent (Kota Yamazaki/Rose Philpott), Footnote NZ Dance, Baycourt. Review: Theatreview
29 Oct – 7 Nov – Wellington – The Sleeping Beauty, The Royal NZ Ballet. Opera House 7.30pm plus matinees. Review: Theatreview
31 Oct – Auckland- Undercurrent (Kota Yamazaki/Rose Philpott), Footnote NZ Dance, ASB Waterfront Theatre. Review: Theatreview
31 Oct- 8 Nov – Christchurch – UNBRIDLED, Rebound Dance Company, Lyttleton Arts Factory, 7.30pm. Review: Theatreview
NOVEMBER
5 Nov – New Plymouth – Undercurrent (Kota Yamazaki/Rose Philpott), Footnote NZ Dance, TSB Showplace
6-18 Nov – Auckland/Waikato – Three Dances by Neil Ieremia, Black Grace. 8 x one night stands around the region – see https://blackgrace.co.nz/productions/2020-3-dances
7 Nov – Nelson – Undercurrent (Kota Yamazaki/Rose Philpott, Footnote NZ Dance, Theatre Royal
10 Nov- Christchurch – Undercurrent (Kota Yamazaki/Rose Philpott), Footnote NZ Dance, Aurora Centre. To be reviewed by Theatreview
11 Nov – Invercargill – The Sleeping Beauty, Royal NZ Ballet, Civic Theatre 7.30pm
12 Nov – Wellington – Undercurrent (Kota Yamazaki/Rose Philpott), Footnote NZ Dance, Opera House. To be reviewed by Theatreview
12-15 Nov – Auckland – UNITEC DANCE SHOWCASE 2020, Raye Freedman Centre, 7.30pm. Review: Theatreview
14-15 Nov – Dunedin – The Sleeping Beauty, Royal NZ Ballet, Regent Theatre 7.30pm. Review: Theatreview
18-28 Nov, Wellington – Here& There, Now & Then – NZSD Graduation 2020 (alternating programmes). Te Whaea, 7.30pm
19-21 Nov – Christchurch – The Sleeping Beauty, Royal NZ Ballet, Isaac Royal Theatre 7.30pm. Review: Theatreview
25 Nov – Palmerston North – The Sleeping Beauty, Royal NZ Ballet, Regent on Broadway 7.30pm. Review: Theatreview
26-28 Nov – Auckland _ Nga Wai, Atamira Dance Company, Q Theatre Rangatira, 7.30pm
28-29 Nov – Napier – The Sleeping Beauty, Royal NZ Ballet, Municipal Theatre. Review: Theatreview
DECEMBER
1 Dec, Auckland (EDWA) – Charles Koroneho //Virginia Kennard, Herald Theatre 7pm
1 Dec, Auckland (EDWA) – Joanne Hobern // Jazmine Rose Phillips, Herald Theatre 9pm
2 Dec, Auckland (EDWA) – Amber Liberte // Fa’asu Aloa-Purcell, Herald Theatre 7pm
2 Dec, Auckland (EDWA) – Kelly Nash, Herald Theatre 9pm
3 Dec, Auckland (EDWA) – David Huggins // Caitlin Davey, Herald Theatre 7pm
3 Dec, Auckland (EDWA) – Rebecca Jensen, Herald Theatre 9pm
3-6 Dec – Auckland – The Sleeping Beauty, Royal NZ Ballet,, Kiri Te Kanawa Auditorium, Aotea Centre, 7.30pm
1 Dec, Auckland (EDWA) – Zahra Killeen-Chance // Neza Jamnikar, Herald Theatre 7pm
1 Dec, Auckland (EDWA) – Kyah Dove, Herald Theatre 9pm
1 Dec, Auckland (EDWA) – Jessie McCall, Herald Theatre 7pm
1 Dec, Auckland (EDWA) – Katrina Bastian // Julia Harvie, Herald Theatre 9pm
3-6 Dec, Takapuna, Auckland – The Sleeping Beauty, Royal NZ Ballet, BMC 7.30pm
See also NZ Dance Calendar for Jan-March 2020, April – June 2020, July-Sept 2020

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