Reviews

Kris Kristofferson a real star, but past his prime

I am much more familiar with Kris Kristofferson's acting work than his music but there were plenty in this impressive and enthusiastic crowd who were obviously devotees.

The Press, 10 October 2019

'Realistic and gritty' Miss Saigon musical doesn't disappoint

Miss Saigon is one of the iconic shows of its generation and this production goes right to the heart of it. Those who love the musical will not be disappointed and those who don't know it, well, this is a great opportunity to do so.

The Press, 28 September 2019

Voyage of discovery includes classic Planets at Christchurch Symphony Orchestra concert

The CSO has taken some pretty bold steps of late with ventures that have sought – and generated – repertoire that pushes the boundaries more. 

The Press, 22 September 2019

Synthony a high octane spectacle

This was a special treat for night owls who love the party vibe to last well into the early hours.

The Press, 7 September 2019

CSO's Masterworks - 'Spirit of Adventure'

It is a rare thing indeed to hear a New Zealand symphony and good on the Christchurch Symphony Orchestra for commissioning Gareth Farr to write this work celebrating the centenary of Sir Edmund Hillary's birth.
The Press, 28 July 2019

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