Upcoming Shows

Nelson Arts Festival 2014

Thu 16 Oct - Mon 27 Oct

This year we celebrate our 20th year and to help mark this very special milestone we have prepared a spectacular programme for you to enjoy.

The Paper Cinema’s Odyssey

Tue 21 Oct - Thu 23 Oct

In this feature length adaptation of Homer’s Odyssey, The Paper Cinema uses a unique blend of animation, music, film and theatre to magical effect.

Gao Shan Liu Shui: High Mountain Flowing Water

Fri 24 Oct7:30pm

Gao Shan Liu Shui is an ancient tale of the unlikely yet profound friendship between a master player of the quqin and an untutored woodcutter who understands his music like no other.

White Cloud

Sat 25 Oct - Sun 26 Oct

Join celebrated New Zealand musician Tim Finn in this unique show crafted with award-winning playwright Ken Duncum and filmmaker Sue Healey.

NZ Male Choir

Sat 25 Oct7:30pm

See The New Zealand Male Choir and guest artists Nelson Male Choir at Old St Johns’.

a small act

Sun 26 Oct4:00pm

Purple Cake Day supported by the WOW & Classic Cars Museum invites you to the screening of the multi-award winning film by Jennifer Arnold, ‘A Small Act’.