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What's On in Gisborne

Supreme Brother Sound

Dome Room, Saturday, 8pm. Tickets $10 from The Dome or the Aviary, $15 cash on the door.

Clown’s Kiss + The NGOs

South American-flavoured rock + trippy Wainui sound. Smash Palace, Saturday, 9pm. $5 at the door.

The Matariki 2020

Free concert featuring Troy Kingi, Maisey Rika, Ria Hall and many others, under the Town Clock. Sunday, midday-5pm.


Sounds of the Sandown

Relive the 80s and 90s with DJ Doug Walsh. Smash Palace, Saturday, July 18, 9 pm. $10 at the door.

Trev’s boot scoot and boogie

Country music in the Cosmopolitan Club boulevard. Free entry, Friday, July 24, 8pm.

John Mackill’s Jazz Collective

“Jazz standards like you’ve never heard them before.” Holy Trinity Church Hall, Saturday, July 25, 2pm. $20. Profits to SuperGrans Tairawhiti.

Lucien Johnson Quartet

Tairawhiti Museum, August 6, 7.30pm, $20 at the door.

Motel California - Eagles tribute

Dome Room, Friday, August 7, 8.30pm. Presales from eventfinda.co.nz $30+bf or $30 cash sales from the Aviary.

Gisborne Ballet Group dance competitions

War Memorial Theatre. August 8-9.

Jazz duo Oscar Laven and Adrian Jensen

Tairawhiti Museum, August 9, 2pm. $5 for Friends of the Museum, $10 adults; children and students with ID free. Door sales only.


The Importance of Being Earnest

Oscar Wilde’s much-loved comedy of two bachelors who create alter-egos named Ernest to escape their tiresome lives. Evolution Theatre Company, 75 Disraeli St, June 26-July 11, 7.30pm. Tickets: $23-$29 at evolutiontheatre.org.nz

Auditions for The Crucible

Unity Theatre, 209 Ormond Road, July 18 and 19. To register interest, call 867 3423 or 021 0220 5074.

Calendar Girls

Unity Theatre, 209 Ormond Road, August 13–22, 7.30pm with a 3pm matinee on August 16. Tickets available from eventfinda.

The Daylight Atheist

Michael Hurst performs Tom Scott’s portrait of his father. Lawson Field Theatre, Sunday, August 16, 3.30pm. $30 per ticket + Gold Card Concessions from Ticketek. Brought to you by AOTNZ InCahoots with Lawson Field Theatre.


Adrian Cave retrospective

Miharo Gallery, 118 Gladstone Road. Opening at 6pm tomorrow night.

The Sculptured Wall

Works by Richard Rogers.Tairawhiti Museum.

Beyond the Chair

Gisborne Quilters transform a common domestic item into a work of art. Tairawhiti Museum.

Returning to the East

Photographs by Ebony Whitaker. Tairawhiti Museum.

Got something going on? Let The Guide know at guide@gisborneherald.co.nz, or telephone 869-0630.

The NGOs are playing at Smash Palace on Saturday at 9pm. There is a $5 door charge.