The Big Blues Up
Smash Palace, Friday, 7pm, Saturday and Sunday at 4pm. Tickets $50 presales (all days) are available at www.povertybaybluesclub.co.nz Door sales for each day are $20.
Ian Sinclair – My Secret Life
Former journalist performs flamenco guitar. Tairawhiti Museum, Saturday, 7pm. Tickets $30, eventfinda.co.nz
Requiem and other selections. Presented by Gisborne Choral Society and Hastings Choral Society, St Andrew's Church, Sunday, 2pm. COMING UP
Wrights Vineyard and Winery. Saturday April 3, 1.30pm.
The Search — Beer Festival after-party
Smash Palace, Saturday, April 3, 7pm. Entry $10 at the door.
Hypnotist show, Saturday, April 21. $10 per ticket, available from the club office. 13 years+.
Pencarrow: Growth In The Absence Of Light
With The Ashes and Uni-Fi. Smash Palace, Saturday, April 10, 8pm. Tickets $20 from eventfinda.co.nz
Carnivorous Plant Society
Smash Palace. Friday, April 23, 8pm. Tickets $20 from eventfinda.co.nz
The Chills — Scatterbrain album release tour
The Dome, May 9, 7pm. Tickets, earlybird $32+bf, $40+bf.
Fearless Fridays Improv Comedy Club
Evolution Theatre, 75 Disraeli Street, $5 at door.
An installation by Cyndy McKenzie. Tairawhiti Museum until April 26.
Contemporary artworks. 67 Gladstone Road.
Works by Thomas Henry Bloomfield.
Paul Nache Gallery
Glen Hayward, Mem noir, March 5-27.
Works Flight Path – Nova Avni
Woven art collection based on traditional raranga techniques, mixed with wild Israeli organic weaving. Tairawhiti Museum, March 6 - May 9.
Passport Collection – VHoy Creative
Vee Hoy's photographic exploration of diversity in identification. Tairawhiti Museum until April 25.
Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway
Preview showing of the new Peter Rabbit film.
Anthony Hopkins and Olivia Colman play father and daughter in this study of a steadfastly independent man gradually losing more and more of himself to dementia.
Mick Fleetwood & Friends
Mick Fleetwood assembled a stellar cast of musicians — Pete Townshend, Noel Gallagher, Steven Tyler, Bill Wyman, Neil Finn and John Mayall among them — to celebrate the music that established Fleetwood Mac on the world stage.
Godzilla vs Kong
Mythic adversaries do battle over the fate of the world.
A drug trafficker arranges a multi-cartel smuggling operation; an architect — recovering from oxycodone addiction — searches for her missing son; and a university professor deals with revelations about his employer at a pharmaceutical company bringing a new “non-addictive” painkiller to market.
A widowed New York socialite spends the last of her husband's inheritance, then moves to Paris with her son.
The Pinkies are Back
The Pink Dragons are breast cancer survivors who use dragonboat racing to exercise and find a feeling of community after recovery.
Unfettered access to archival footage and the Zappa family trust inform documentary on Frank Zappa and his music.
Judas and the Black Messiah
William O'Neal infiltrates the Illinois chapter of the Black Panther Party to gather intelligence on chairman Fred Hampton.
Lily and Paul summon their loved ones to their beach house for one final gathering before Lily ends her struggle with ALS (motor neurone disease). But the plan for a loving weekend hits a bump.
Three Maori cousins are separated in childhood. One is placed in an orphanage and lives out her childhood in fear and bewilderment, saved only by her imagination. Her cousins at home never give up hoping that she will return.
Journalist Jamal Khashoggi disappears after entering Saudi Arabia's consulate in Istanbul. His fiancée and dissidents around the world piece together the clues to a murder and its cover-up.
Raya and the Last Dragon
A lone warrior must find the last dragon to stop monsters that dragons and humans once fought and defeated together.
A young man finds a mysterious girl who has crash-landed on his planet, where women have disappeared and men are afflicted by “The Noise” — a force that puts all their thoughts on display.
Three Maori cousins are separated in childhood, but the two still at home never give up hoping that the cousin who left will return.
Documentary directed by Irish filmmakers Garry Keane and Andrew McConnell about everyday life in the Palestinian city of Gaza.
Never Too Late
Former prisoners of war devise a plan to break out of their retirement home.
When We Were Kings
A 1996 documentary about the 1974 Muhammad Ali-George Foreman fight in Kinshasa, Zaire — the Rumble in the Jungle.