Rima Te Wiata: Lady Killers07/26/15
NZ actor starring in the Court Theatre production of The Ladykillers.
Garth Wiltshere: NZ Opera Review
Review of NZ Opera's Christchurch season of Madame Butterfly
Robin Martin: Len Lye Centre
Radio New Zealand Taranaki reporter talks about the newly opened Len Lye Centre at the Govett-Brewster Art Gallery.
The Best of Upbeat for 25 July 2015
In this week's episode: Eva speaks to economist and copyright expert George Barker, before meeting violin superstar Isabelle Faust and multimedia artist Jasmeen Patheja.
Gavin Rutherford: The Hound of the Baskervilles
Star of Circa Theatre's The Hound of the Baskervilles.
James Tibbles: Age of Discovery
Director of the Collegium Musicum Auckland previews The Grand Tour.
Barry Snyder: Eastman Professor of Piano
Pianist and teacher previews his New Zealand recitals and masterclasses.
Vincent O'Donnell: Antarctic Pavilion
During his travels at this year's Venice Biennale, Upbeat correspondent Vincent O'Donnell came upon the Antarctic Pavilion and, of course, went inside.
Donald Armstrong: Chamber Music
Violinist Donald Armstrong is part of an adjudication panel with the unenviable task of picking a winner in the 2015 Chamber Music Contest. Eva asks him what they'll be looking for in the 12 semi-final groups.
Andrew Patterson: Len Lye Centre
The new Len Lye Centre at New Plymouth's Govett-Brewster Art Gallery will be the first ever New Zealand museum dedicated to the work of a single artist. Architect Andrew Patterson tells Eva how they approached the design for one of the country's most...
Peter Thomas: Auckland Symphony Orchestra
Auckland Symphony conductor previews their concert of music by Russ Garcia.
Christine Jeffs: NZIFF Shorts
Judge for the New Zealand International Film Festival's New Zealand's Best short film programme.
Isabelle Faust: German Violinist
German violinist performing Mendelssohn with the Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra this week.
Somi Kim and Todd Gibson-Cornish: Mimosa Ensemble
Bassoonist and pianist from the Mimosa Ensemble talk about their Lower Hutt residency.
John Kliem: Jazz
Upbeat jazz contributor celebrates the 90th birthday of drummer Roy Haynes.
Robin Greenberg: NZIFF
Director of Return of the Free China Junk previews its New Zealand International Film Festival screenings
Stephen Templer : Capital 150
Projection artist previews his light installation for Capital 150: The Big Birthday Party.
Scott Wendholt: US trumpeter
American trumpet player working with the New Zealand Youth Jazz Orchestra.
Anne Sophie Duprels: NZ Opera
French soprano starring in NZ Opera's season of Puccini's Madama Butterfly.
Indra Hughes: Harpsichordist
After playing the fiendish harpsichord part in Bach’s Brandenburg Concerto No 5 with the Auckland Chamber Orchestra, Indra Hughes wanted a new challenge. He’s wrapping his fingers around the first harpsichord concerto this weekend, and tells Eva about...
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