What's on in Gisborne this week
Garage rock infused psychedelia. Dome Room, tomorrow, 8.30pm. Tickets $15+bf from undertheradar
Smash Palace, Saturday, 9pm. $5 at the door.
Poverty Bay Blues Night
A selection of live blues music. PBC, Tuesday, March 3. Doors open 7pm, music 8pm. $5 door sales, R18.
Hamish Kilgour with the Love Controllers and Emily Riordan
Dome Room, Friday, March 6, 8pm. Tickets $20 from The Aviary or the Dome.
Isaiah B Brunt + itty Kitty
Dome Room, Thursday, March 12, 7pm. Tickets $20 from The Aviary.
Lost Tribe Aotearoa
Bringing “roots, rock and reggae” to Gizzy. Smash Palace Bar, Saturday, March 14, 9.30pm.
Clairvoyant Barbara Hayward
Cosmopolitan Club, Saturday, March 28, 7.30pm. Tickets $20.
The Complete Works of William Shakespeare
Evolution Theatre, 71 Disraeli Street, March 6-21. Tickets $24-$34 from www.eventfinda.co.nz
Tina: Simply the Best
The definitive tribute to Tina Turner by Caroline Borole, with powerful, raspy vocals and thrilling stage presence. Brimming with Tina's hits from the 60s to the 90s. War Memorial Theatre, Monday, March 30, 8pm. Tickets from ticketek.co.nz or i-Site.
The Lieutenant's Calling Card and the Response of a Quizzical Eye. Native Voices: Ko au, ko matau - I am, we are. Tu te Whaihanga — 37 taonga. Mon-Sat, 10am-4pm. Ocean — recent works by Jolene Douglas.
Muir's Bookshop Cafe
Fabric art by Christina Drain.
A Second Fruiting: Collaborative works by John Walsh, Richard Rogers and Daryl File.
Paul Nache Gallery
New works by Australian artist Rhys Lee.
Photography exhibition by Elenor Gill and Kate Snow.
Fact-based story of an ambitious young Welsh journalist who travels to Moscow to search for the truth behind Soviet pre-war propaganda about a Communist utopia and discovers that the Ukraine in the Soviet Union is in the grip of famine. Stars James Norton and Vanessa Kirby. Directed by Agnieszka Holland.
La Belle Époque
French movie in which a man in his 60s revisits the time he met his wife in the hope of rekindling his passion for her.
The Peanut Butter Falcon
A Down syndrome man runs away to be a pro wrestler, on the way befriending an “outlaw” who becomes his coach and ally.
Frida: Viva La Vida
Documentary film on the life, love and art of Mexican painter Frida Khalo, whose creativity developed in the wake of a serious bus accident that left her with a broken spine.
The Current War
Inventors Thomas Edison and George Westinghouse engage in a battle of technology and ideas that will determine whose electrical system will power the new century. Backed by J. P. Morgan, Edison dazzles the world by lighting Manhattan. But Westinghouse, aided by Nikola Tesla, sees flaws in Edison's direct current design. Westinghouse and Tesla bet everything on alternating current.
The Invisible Man
A woman trapped in a violent and controlling relationship wih a brilliant scientist escapes and goes into hiding. Then her ex commits suicide and leaves her a generous portion of his fortune. Her suspicions that the death was a hoax are heightened when a series of violent occurrences threaten the lives of those she loves, and she starts to unravel as she seeks proof that she is being harassed and hunted by an invisible man.
The Professor and the Madman
Mel Gibson plays Oxford English Dictionary editor Professor James Murray, and Sean Penn, American Civil War veteran and convicted murderer Dr W. C. Minor, who submitted over 10,000 words for inclusion. Adapted from The Surgeon of Crowthorne, by Simon Winchester.
The Legend of Baron To'a
A Tongan entrepreneur comes home and inadvertently causes the theft of his late father's pro wrestling title belt. He must embrace his father's legacy to get it back. Stars Xavier Horan, Uli Latukefu, Nathaniel Lees and Jay Laga'aia. Directed by Kiel McNaughton.
The Call of the Wild
Harrison Ford stars in story based on the Jack London novel about the adventures of a dog who finds his true place in life.
A new take on Jane Austen's novel of a romantic meddler, starring Anya Taylor-Joy, Johnny Flynn and Bill Nighy.
An Oscar bow for film by Taika Waititi.
Sonic the Hedgehog
Sonic, a blue anthropomorphic hedgehog from another world, comes to Earth to escape evil forces seeking to harness his power of super-speed.
Greed and class discrimination threaten the newly formed symbiotic relationship between the wealthy Park family and the destitute Kim clan.
Birds of Prey
Harley Quinn (Margot Robbie) faces the wrath of crime boss Black Mask (Ewan McGregor). But Harley finds some allies.
Two British soldiers must deliver a message calling off an attack that could cost the lives of 1600 men. Based in part on an account director and co-writer Sam Mendes heard from his grandfather.
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