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Top 5 events on in Wellington this week

Our pick of the best events on in Wellington this week: explore art through dance and movement at Follow; immerse yourself in indigenous film at Māoriland Film Festival; check out contemporary art works that celebrate the Terracotta Warriors; see Kiwi musician Connan Mockasin perform live; and cheer on the Hurricanes as they take on the Stormers.

Follow

Experience art in new ways on this one-on-one walking tour of Toi Art lead by dancers from local contemporary dance company, Footnote. Follow will activate your senses and encourage deep connections with the surrounding art and architecture.

6th Annual Māoriland Film Festival

This is your chance to see exciting contemporary short and feature-films from some of the country's brightest upcoming talents. Get a glimpse into the very best of indigenous storytelling, filmmaking and creativity at this four-day long festival.

Terracotta Warriors After Dark

Head to Toi Art Papa after the sun goes down for this fresh artistic celebration of the Terracotta Warriors. There'll be entertainment and works by up-and-coming writers and artists, inspired by these impressive ancient relics.

Connan Mockasin live

Grab this unique chance to see renowned Kiwi musician and composer, Connan Mockasin, present an exclusive screening of his new absurdist film, 'Bostyn ‘n Dobsyn'. Film to be followed by a live performance of tunes from his latest album, 'Jassbusters'.


Hurricanes v Stormers

Cheer on the Hurricanes as they take on the Stormers from South Africa in their first Wellington match since the 90s! Supporters gear (and loud chants) 100% necessary for what is set to be one of the biggest matches of the season.

 

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