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62 Thursday April 20 2017 Latest Christchurch news at www. .kiwi The Star To add a listing, contact Jo Fuller 03 364 7425 jo.fuller@ starmedia.kiwi CHRISTCHURCH CASINO: Friday 7pm - Steve & Andy; 10.15pm - Smoothtalk. Saturday 7pm - Sly Manhatten; 10.15pm - Natalie Elms. Sunday 5.30pm - Nyree. Monday 7pm - Stevie D; 10.15pm - Blackie. Tuesday Anzac Day 5.30pm - Sharon Russell. AIKMANS: Friday 7.30pm - X-Files duo. BARETTA: Friday 4pm - Live music; 7.30pm - Live music; 10.30pm - DJ. Saturday 9pm - DJ Double Header. BECKS SOUTHERN ALEHOUSE: Saturday 9pm - End Game. BILL'S BAR: Thursday & Sunday 6pm - Mickey Rat Karaoke. BISHOP BROTHERS PUBLIC HOUSE: Sunday 3pm - Reiminise with Anthony. BLACK HORSE: Saturday - TP Karaoke. BLUE SMOKE: Thursday 8.30pm - Josh Pyke (AU) NZ Tour, with Fraser Ross, tickets $20+bf @joshpyke.com. Friday 8pm - Andrew Keoghan & Flip Grater, tickets $20+bf @utr. BROUGHAM: Friday 8pm - Live music. Saturday 8pm - Jenlin’s Karaoke. CARLTON: Thursday 9pm - Summer Drive. Friday 10pm - Headrush. Saturday 10.30pm - D’Sendantz. Sunday 4pm - Quiz w- SansTribe. Monday 5pm - Conor Fenelon. Tuesday 6pm - Open Mic Night with Co-op. Wednesday 8.30pm - D’Sendantz duo. CASA PUBLICA: Friday 9pm - DJ Masta K. Saturday 9pm - DJ Dwight Caldwell. CELTIC ARMS INN: Friday - Micky Rat Karaoke. CLADDAGH IRISH PUB, FERRYMEAD: Thursday - Open mic. Saturday - Live music. COASTERS TAVERN: Saturday 8.30pm - Hot Gossip. Sunday 5pm - Eddie Simon. DARKROOM: Thursday - This is Steve, Comedy Carnival. Friday - Irie Sessions #013 feat. ETCH (UK). Saturday 8pm - This is Steve, Comedy Carnival; 9.30pm - Fran EP release. Wednesday - David Correos. DUX CENTRAL: Friday 5pm - Emerson; 9.30pm - Big Rig. Saturday 2pm - H & Tim; 9.30pm - Izonik. Sunday 2pm - Jazz Session. EDGEWARE SPORTS BAR: Sunday 3pm - Mandi Miller. Andrew Keoghan & Flip Grater @ Blue Smoke tomorrow night. EMPIRE: Thursday 9pm - DJ. Friday 10pm - DJ. Saturday 10pm - DJ. Sunday 10pm - DJ. FINNEGANS - PREBBLETON TAVERN: Friday - Trad Jam Session. GARDEN BUFFET CAFE: Friday 6pm - Vintage Blue. HORNBY WMC: Friday 8pm - The Toner Sisters with special guests Tom Sharplin & Remedy, tickets $20. Saturday 7.30pm - The C-Bay Band. Sunday 1.30pm - Annette’s Heart of the Country, $6 entry. HORNCASTLE ARENA: Tickets @ticketek. ISAAC THEATRE ROYAL: Friday - Jimmy Buffett. accompanied by Mac McAnally, guitar & vocals; Robert Greenidge, steel drums; Eric Darken, percussion (of legendary Coral Reefer Band) Tickets @ticketek. JANES BAR: Saturday - Live music. Sunday - Live blues. Wednesday - Open Mic Night. MACKENZIES BAR: Thursday - Sticks & Stones duo. Friday - Mammoth. Saturday - Sign of the Firebird. MAK TAVERN: Friday 9pm - The Cassettes. Saturday 9pm - Mammoth. Sunday 3pm - Flat City Brotherhood. MICKY FINNS: Thursday 8pm - Flat City Brotherhood. Friday - Live music. Saturday - Live music. Sunday - Open Mic with Willie. Monday - Live music. Tuesday - Live music. Wednesday - Live music. MORRELL & CO: Friday 7pm - Flat City Brotherhood. NEW CITY HOTEL: Friday - Helmet NZ Tour, tickets @ ticketmaster. OAK N FERRY, WOOLSTON: Friday - I Alone. Saturday - I Alone. PIERSIDE CAFE & BAR: Friday 9pm - Acoustics. Saturday 9pm - Nightwatch. R.A.T (ROSE & THISTLE): Thursday 8pm - Karaoke with DJ Annalea. Friday 9.30pm - Live music. Saturday 9.30pm - DJ Annalea. RICHMOND WMC: Friday 7.30pm - Rockabella. Saturday 7pm - Robbie Drew. Sunday 3pm - I Alone. ROCKSTAR PIZZA: Friday 10pm - The Easy Hearts. SANDRIDGE HOTEL: Thursday 8pm - DJ Chick Karaoke. Friday 8pm - Smoke & Mirrors. Wednesday 7pm - Jam Session. STOCKxCHANGE BAR, SHIRLEY: Friday 7pm - Sign of the Firebird. SULLIVANS IRISH PUB: Thursday 7.30pm - Boiling Billy. Friday 9.30pm - The Shameless Few. Saturday 9.30pm - HeadRush. Tuesday 7.30pm - Topia. Wednesday 7.30pm - Willie McArthur. TEMPS BAR: Friday 8.30pm - No Secrets. Saturday 8.30pm - Antix. Tuesday 7pm - Jam Session (gear provided). THAI CHEFS, SUKHU TIGER: Thursday to Wednesday 9pm - Resident DJ & Karaoke. THE BOG: Thursday 10pm - Assembly Required. Friday 11pm - Corner Sounds. Saturday 11pm - Wolverines. Sunday 5pm - Black Velvet acoustic. Tuesday 7.30pm - Jammin’ with the Jamesons. Wednesday 8pm - Davey Backyard. THE CRAIC IRISH BAR: Thursday - Eddie Simon. Friday - Live music. Saturday - Live music Wednesday - Karaoke. THE CUBAN: Friday 8pm - Live music. THE FITZ: Friday 9.30pm - Super Freak. Saturday 9.30pm - Ryan Ferris solo. THE MILLER: Friday 9.30pm - Don’t Tell Mama. Saturday 9.30pm - Reckless duo. Wednesday 8pm - Karaoke with Lance. THE WAVE BAR: Thursday 8.30pm - Karaoke. Friday 8.30pm - DJ. TREVINOS: Friday 9pm - Eddie Simon. Saturday 9pm - Flat City Brotherhood. TWISTED HOP: Friday 7.30pm - Stomping Nick Jackman. WINNIES CITY: Friday - Local. Saturday - Bassfreaks presents Andy C. WOOLSTON CLUB: Saturday 7pm - Wired. WUNDERBAR, LYTTELTON: Saturday 8pm - Odessey with special guests Layna Hunt (vocals), Mark Wootton (guitar), and Alan Fairbrother (vocals, guitar), tickets @eventfinda. Tuesday 7pm - Open mic.

The Star 63 What’s on Latest Christchurch news at www. .kiwi Thursday April 20 2017 Let us know about your event! Email whatson@starmedia.kiwi THURSDAY, 12.10-12.50PM MICHAEL LAWRENCE PIANO RECITAL This Christchurch-born pianist has studied with Ernest Empson, Irene Lassen, Iola Shelley and Maurice Till. He has played concertos by Beethoven, Brahms, Franck, Chopin and Gershwin. Michael has performed in previous Mentor Series to great acclaim, always presenting a lovely lyrical programme with the audience in mind. To reserve seats, email concertsforchristchurch@gmail. com The Piano: Centre for Music and the Arts, 156 Armagh St THURSDAY 7PM, FRIDAY 7PM & 9PM MOBY DICK Puppetry, live music and clowns bring the famous Moby Dick story to life in what promises to be a raucous good time for people of all ages .The production will see the audience following the clowns as they embark on a doomed mission to bring down the fearsome white whale, Moby Dick. Through the clever use of props, the Great Hall transforms from a town to a church and then into a mighty whaling ship. Great Hall, the Arts Centre, 2 Worcester Boulevard FRIDAY 10.30AM LEONARDO DA VINCI AND THE LAST SUPPER The latest in a fascinating four-week lecture series Key Moments in European Art from the Renaissance to the Rococo, presented by Dr Ian Lochhead. Each lecture focuses on a key moments in which new ways of thinking about art were crystallised in works of some of the most admired European artists. Phillip Carter Auditorium, Christchurch Art Gallery FRIDAY 7.30PM-9.30PM POLISH FOLK DANCE CONCERT An unforgettable evening full of lively Polish folk dances and songs. The programme includes a varied display of Polish national and regional dancing by the Lajkonik ensemble visiting from Sydney, and a local folkloric group, Polonus. Their performance will be a dynamic display of colour and musicality, including live vocal and instrumental music and featuring many regional costumes of Poland. Cashmere High School, 172 Rose St FRIDAY 8PM-9.30PM NASTY WOMEN Featuring the best up and coming comedians in the South Island, this stand-up show promises to entertain you, whether you’re nice, nasty or a little bit of both. Six comedians with very different styles of comedy promise to offer something for everyone. With a focus on showcasing the amazing female talent the South Island has to offer. Pegasus Arms, 14 Oxford Tce FRIDAY AND SATURDAY, 8PM-9.30PM THE BLACK RIDER: CASTING OF THE MAGIC BULLETS Head to the Arts Centre Gym for a musical carnival ride where a lover sells his soul for magic bullets. Directed by Peter Falkenberg and featuring Delaney Davidson, this is a New Zealand premiere of a work originally conceived by collaborators Tom Waites (music), William S Burroughs (text) and Robert Wilson (direction.) Based on the German romantic opera Der Freischutz by Carl Maria von Weber. The Gym at the Arts Centre, 2 Worcester Boulevard SATURDAY, 9.30AM-12.30PM CAR BOOT SALE This community boot sale is weather permitting. $10 per car. For further information, please phone 021 1116223. 217 Ferry Rd COMMUNITY MARKET Thursday, 8.30am-1pm, 51 Pages Rd MT PLEASANT FARMERS’ MARKET Saturday, 9.30am-12.30pm, McCormacks Bay Rd SATURDAY, 10AM-4PM BHUDDA’S BIRTHDAY FESTIVAL Fo Guang Shan Buddhist temple celebrates its 10th anniversary with this special festival marking the Bhudda’s birthday. Arts and crafts stalls, baby blessings, multicultural performances, vegetarian food stalls, tea mediation, sutra transcription and more. Phone 341 6276 for more information. 2 Harakeke St, Riccarton. Free entry SATURDAY 11AM-1PM CROATION COOKBOOK TALK Inspired by the Croatian island of Korcula’s culinary traditions and its abundance of fresh seasonal ingredients, Barbara Unkovic has produced The Adriatic Kitchen, a rustic kitchen notebook full of irresistible recipes and evocative memories. Go along and hear Barbara’s journey to complete the publication of this beautiful book. Scorpio Books will be on site to support sales, and Barbara will be signing copies on the day. South Library, 66 Colombo St SUNDAY 11AM-4PM LITTLE RIVER PUMPKIN FESTIVAL A fun filled family day out in beautiful Little River and a fundraiser for the local school. Entertainment including music and dance, competitions such as children’s races, gumboot throwing, sack races, pony rides and farm animals, chocolate wheel, country stalls, scarecrow competition, pumpkin categories and creative pumpkin arts and crafts. Admission by donation. Little River Domain SUNDAY 11AM ANZAC COMMEMORATION Listen to the reading out of 300+ LYTTELTON FARMERS’ MARKET Saturdays, 10am-1pm, London St OPAWA FARMERS’ MARKET Sundays, 9am-noon, 275 Fifield Tce names of people who gave their life or youth to military service and are buried or memorialised in Linwood Cemetery, with a special reference to those who died in the Ypres Campaign, 1917. The event concludes with the Last Post and a piped lament (to be confirmed.) Trustees of the cemetery will be available to answer questions. Linwood Cemetery, Butterfield Ave SUNDAY 12-3PM HALSWELL COMMUNITY MARKET Set in the award-winning gardens of St John of God, Hauora Trust, the market provides a place for people to connect and support local businesses, musicians, clubs and groups. This is a real community event with a variety of stalls. There is something for everyone with a kid’s corner, fresh coffee, craft, live music, entertainment and stalls selling fresh produce. John of God Hospital, 26 Nash Rd SUNDAY, 5PM-7PM NGAIO MARSH’S BIRTHDAY PARTY A fundraiser for the Ngaio Marsh House and Heritage Trust. Wine and nibbles, from 5pm- 6pm, crime fiction 6pm-7pm. A presentation by Ray Berard, Winner of Ngaio Marsh Award for Best First Crime Novel 2016 A ‘not to be missed’ event for advocates of crime fiction and Dame Ngaio Marsh. Tickets for the event are available at Paper Plus, Merivale. For more information, phone Jane 021 02405979. Old Boys’ Theatre, Christ’s College GILLIAN WHITEHEAD DUTILLEUX • DVOŘÁK Chamber Music New Zealand presents Tuesday 9 May, 7.30pm The Piano, Christchurch Concession Rates Available Core Funder Free Prelude event prior to concert ticketek.co.nz 0800 842 538 chambermusic.co.nz/kathrynstott Join the conversation