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A Letter to Christchurch...From Your Ambassador

BY ERICA AUSTIN
@ VOL 25 ON OCT 30, 2015

When Erica Austin studied post quake Christchruch as part of her architecture degree in Auckland, she immediately feel in love with the city, and decided to move down to become an ambassador for everything that makes it special. Now she is immersed in the city-making movement, connecting people who want to rebuild the ciy better than before. This is her letter to those people, and the city. 

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Llamaverse Presents Disenchanted: An Original Musical

BY CHLOE MARIA
@ VOL 25 ON OCT 30, 2015

Student Chloe Winstanley tests out some plot ideas for her own original devised musical.

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Oh My Gaga

BY CATHARINE LILLEY
@ VOL 25 ON OCT 30, 2015

There's more to Lady Gaga than her pop music. Catherine Lilley dissects the cultural importance of Gaga's world, and the normalization of the marginalised. 

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Why "Grown-ups" Need Story Time Too

BY SHARON MOREHAM
@ VOL 25 ON OCT 30, 2015

Storyteller Sharon Moreham weaves a story around her journey into storytelling, sending us to far off lands, meeting far out characters and opening our minds to the importance of storytelling for kids and adults alike. 

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Persian Cats and Their Many Uses

BY LUCY MACILQUHAM
@ VOL 25 ON OCT 30, 2015

Bone fide Persian cat expert Lucy Macilquham gives a crash course in the many uses for this illustrious furry campanion

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Ubu

BY GEORGE PARKER
@ VOL 25 ON OCT 30, 2015

Pataphysicist Ubu, the guardian of the Gym, storms the stage to give the audience an education on the surreal

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Should Have Known Better

BY T'NEALLE JOIE
@ VOL 25 ON OCT 30, 2015

20 life lessons in 20 seconds each. Hand drawn and delivered to you by T'Nealle

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NZ's First Community Led Wind Farm Development

BY CHRIS FREEAR
@ VOL 25 ON OCT 30, 2015

A community own wind farm is in the making, just north of Dunedin, New Zealand. Chris Freear, the director of Bueskin Energy Limited tells us the story of how it became apparent that this community needed to take back its power over the energy they use

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Teach a Girl, Teach a Village

BY REGINA SMEDLEY
@ VOL 25 ON OCT 30, 2015

From Milawi to New Zealand, Regina Smedley tells of her journey across the world on a leap of faith, and how it is now bringing her back home, to give others the same opportunities she has had, by starting Mphatikizo Charity a sustainable orphanage project.

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Why I Love Photographing Food

BY MEREDITH DYER
@ VOL 25 ON OCT 30, 2015

Food photographer Meredith Dyer explains why she loves photographing food in ten reasons. Spoiler alert, some of the most exciting parts are the people! 

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Begging For It for The Loons

BY DARYL CRIBB
@ VOL 25 ON OCT 30, 2015

Not one to shy away from a shameless plug, Darryl Cribb of The Loons Theatre Trust begs for it at the end of their crowdfunding campaign. He showcases The Loons legacy, explais what they ahve been up to of late, and reveals exciting plans for their future!

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Seeing the Extraordinary in the Ordinary

BY EKANT VEER
@ VOL 24 ON JUL 15, 2015

Ekant Veer is using his photos to share his passion seeing the extraordinary and aims to grow up as a photographer. He is looking for that moment in time that changes life!

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