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Party With The Aunties

It’s Uncle Angus’ 50th birthday party and the whole whanau is reunited.


A sensory experience that captures the imagination of babies and adults alike.


Toddlers and their adults enter a magical, nighttime world; take a train ride through the jungle, and meet a friendly lion who sleeps under the stars...

The Rite

Three stunning pieces in one magical night including Stravinsky’s Les Sacre du Printemps (Rite of Spring).

Super Musician

A wild, rock ‘n’ roll cabaret ride, Super Musician is Die Roten Punkte at
its best.

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Lawrence Arabia

Lawrence Arabia returns across the desert sands for his second run at the Festival.

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No Depression

The Eastern shakes off the road dust and brings a rollicking, reaffirming roustabout through the history of the kiwi folk song...

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The Hard Road

Join Julia Deans, Tama Waipara and Annie Crummer as they hit the road in song and style.

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Hailing from Arizona, Calexico has been described as “eclectic indie rockers sprinkled with desert dust”.

Adam Page

Adam Page will wow you with his high energy, his sense of fun and his fantastic music.


The Jubilate Singers present Elijah, the most popular of all Mendelssohn’s compositions.

The Great Art War

When a wealthy philanthropist gifts a Frances Hodgkins’ painting to the Christchurch Art Gallery, it ignites a battle between art and politics.

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Totally Weill

Join the musical ride on Planet Weill from the hooded Mack the Knife to the cold-blooded Pirate Jenny.

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Soul in the City

Be prepared to lose yourself in Bella Kalolo’s rich soulful voice.

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Fly My Pretties

A melding of some of New Zealand’s finest musicians and rising stars.

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Noye's Fludde

The community comes together for this opera: A 15th century play telling the story of Noah being told by God to build an ark and fill the ark with animals.

Christchurch Brass

The ultimate ‘band in the park’ concert. ATTENTION: It's official! The weather has held out for us so Christchurch Brass will be going ahead at 2pm today, 29 September. Come and join us in North Hagley Park for the biggest massed Brass band concert to ever be seen in Christchurch! Don't forget to check your clocks due to daylight saving!

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Strike brings its groundbreaking community project to Christchurch schools, creating a massed percussion group.

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Mike Nock and NZTrio

A musical celebration of the worlds of jazz and classical music with two of New Zealand’s most acclaimed ensembles.

The Soldier's Tale

The CSO performs Stravinsky’s The Soldier’s Tale – a work is based on a Russian folk tale about a soldier who makes a deal with the devil.

Philip Norman: A Musical Journey

Philip Norman is alive and well and composing in Christchurch. In this showcase he shares his wit and wisdom, punctuated by his music.

Going Global Music Summit

The Going Global Music Summit features internal guest speakers and provides industry professionals and music fans the opportunity to interact with the like-minded peers.