OAR Programmes

Jan
20
Sat
Woven Stories
Jan 20 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 am

Woven Stories is for children or the young at heart.

Join storyteller and artist Allie Simpson as she weaves through original, local and classical stories for children and whole the family.

Along with her guests, Allie celebrates and finds the creative tales that surround us, including the stories our children tell today.

Arty Farty Hour
Jan 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

1316750203-413-13Join local artist Ron Esplin as he explores the world of art, digging up facts, busting a few myths and talking with guests from a wide range of backgrounds in the arts.

From a step-by-step guide to watercolour painting to an art clinic, the Arty Farty Hour gives you a chance to indulge your creative side.

Proudly supported by Art Zone.

Wireless Books
Jan 20 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
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Wireless Books

Nothing can replace the pleasure of turning the pages of the written book.

Wireless Books explores our city’s rich literary heritage, talking with people who are passionate about the printed word, and celebrating the Dunedin Athenaeum and Mechanics Institute’s fascinating local history.
Join Christine and Beth every second Saturday for reviews and discussion about books old and new.

Proudly sponsored by the Dunedin Athenaeum and Mechanics Institute: http://www.dunedinathenaeum.org.nz/

 

Jan
21
Sun
Creative Cities Southern Hui
Jan 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

‘Creative Connections’ – presentations from Dunedin UNESCO City of Literature’s ‘Creative Cities Southern Hui’, sponsored by the New Zealand National Commission for UNESCO and in partnership with University of Otago’s Centre for the Book.

Held in Ōtepoti Dunedin between November 28th and December 2nd 2017, the free hui hosted many fruitful conversations across the arts as local and global creative minds met to share and collaborate.

The City of Literature’s ‘Creative Connections’ programme explored creativity as the touchstone of healthy, sustainable communities, and celebrated the power of collaboration to inspire.

Local and international guest speakers from a range of backgrounds and creative fields gathered at the Dunedin Public Art Gallery Auditorium for an invigorating, inspiring day of presentations.

In this series, we share those presentations with you, introduced by Master of Ceremonies Victor Billot from Otago University Press.

Jan
22
Mon
Sheila Shuttlebus Half Hour (Series 4)
Jan 22 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am

Sheila Shuttlebus – it’s a funny name, but then, Sheila’s a funny woman.

Every Monday at 11am, Sheila brings you half an hour of amusing musings on the lighter side of everyday life. The writing’s biting and the verse gets worse – think Pam Ayers, but with a broad Lancashire accent. It’s all designed to give listeners a bright start to their day.

Jan
23
Tue
Talk on the Taieri
Jan 23 @ 5:00 pm – 5:30 pm

The show is for the people starring … its people! Talk on the Taieri is dedicated to engaging the wider community by sharing their stories. The show features interviews with people about topical issues, news snippets, community characters, promotes community events for free – just email details! – and features local musicians.

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Sheila Shuttlebus Half Hour (Series 4)
Jan 23 @ 11:00 pm – 11:30 pm

Sheila Shuttlebus – it’s a funny name, but then, Sheila’s a funny woman.

Every Monday at 11am, Sheila brings you half an hour of amusing musings on the lighter side of everyday life. The writing’s biting and the verse gets worse – think Pam Ayers, but with a broad Lancashire accent. It’s all designed to give listeners a bright start to their day.

Jan
25
Thu
Creative Cities Southern Hui
Jan 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

‘Creative Connections’ – presentations from Dunedin UNESCO City of Literature’s ‘Creative Cities Southern Hui’, sponsored by the New Zealand National Commission for UNESCO and in partnership with University of Otago’s Centre for the Book.

Held in Ōtepoti Dunedin between November 28th and December 2nd 2017, the free hui hosted many fruitful conversations across the arts as local and global creative minds met to share and collaborate.

The City of Literature’s ‘Creative Connections’ programme explored creativity as the touchstone of healthy, sustainable communities, and celebrated the power of collaboration to inspire.

Local and international guest speakers from a range of backgrounds and creative fields gathered at the Dunedin Public Art Gallery Auditorium for an invigorating, inspiring day of presentations.

In this series, we share those presentations with you, introduced by Master of Ceremonies Victor Billot from Otago University Press.

Arts Hub
Jan 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Join Tania Robinson and Peter King each week for a wrap up of what’s going on in the local arts scene.

Feature interviews with artists, administrators, writers and arts practitioners and an entertaining and informative mix of reviews, previews and expert comment make this show a “must hear” every week.

Profile of 20 Young Poets
Jan 25 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm

A series celebrating the literary talent of young people in Dunedin.

In this series we profile 20 young Dunedin writers about their passion for poetry and creative writing. We will also hear them perform their own original works and explore the background of their stories.