Arts Foundation Update | Issue 26 — 08.08.12

News from the Arts Foundation and its award recipients from 8 August 2012

Raewyn Hill has been nominated for a 2012 Helpmann Award for Best Ballet or Dance Work for MASS which Raewyn created for Dancenorth in 2011! The ceremony will take place on 24 September at the Sydney Opera House. 

Michael Hurst - Laureate - teaches at the Actors Program

Michael Hurst began teaching a two-week segment on Shakespeare to the students of The Actors Program in August.  New Zealand's aspiring actors are being offered a foot in the door of their chosen profession by some of the nation's leading performers and teachers. The Actors' Program concentrates on providing actors with the tools they need to be effective practitioners in the challenging and exciting world of stage and screen. The course is unique in its approach to actor training in New Zealand

Invitation to an evening in honour of John Psathas - Laureate

The Hellenic New Zealand Congress invites you to a night of Celebration in honour of Professor John Psathas - 6.30, Wednesday 29 August 2012, Hunter Council Chambers, Hunter Building, Victoria University of Wellington RSVP by 12 August to listed email address below ($25/$15).  Limited numbers.