Blog

Little Creators: Texture and Paint

April 3, 2019 | Ariane Galope

Let's explore how different textures create unique patterns! You’ll need: Materials with different textures (corrugated cardboard, scraps of materials, fake grass etc) Paint Paint...Read More

Talking ‘Te Kuia’ with Taki Rua

March 13, 2019 | Ariane Galope

Last Saturday,  Taki Rua held the World Premiere of their latest show Te Kuia Me Te Pūngāwerewere in Te Marae, Te Papa as part of the Capital E National Arts Festival. This show is a prequel to...Read More

Capital E's National Theatre for Children Wolfgang's Magical Musical Circus image credit by Dylan Evan

Welcoming Wolfgang to Wellington

March 13, 2019 | Ariane Galope

This week, the circus is in town with a classical music twist! The incredible Circa Contemporary Circus has taken the Creative Capital by storm, tumbling and twirling their way into the hearts of...Read More

Capital E National Arts Festival for Children - Barber of Seville

Introducing Opera to a New Generation

March 1, 2019 | Ariane Galope

We spoke to Pasquale Orchard, one of the talented performers of NZOpera's The Barber of Seville. Her and her wonderful team will be at Capital E National Arts Festival to perform a modern,...Read More

Roving Review Crew Competition!

March 1, 2019 | Ariane Galope

Hey Teachers! The Capital E National Arts Festival is almost here and we can’t wait for you and your class to experience the many amazing, award-winning performances coming to the Creative...Read More

Capital E National Arts Festival for Children Troll - image credit Tabitha Arthur Ed Watson

Getting Tricky with Trick of the Light

February 18, 2019 | Ariane Galope

Meet Ralph McCubbin Howell, writer and performer of Trick of The Light's TRÖLL. Fresh off an amazing, award-winning season, this performance is coming the Capital E National Arts Festival to wow...Read More

Meet Joe from the Capital E Team

January 24, 2019 | Ariane Galope

What’s your role at Capital E? I’m the Production Technician for the Live Team, which means that I look after all of the technical elements of the shows that we put on and make sure that our...Read More

Auditions Being Held for 2019 Touring Production

October 17, 2018 | Ariane Galope

Capital E Live, National Theatre for Children is holding auditions for professional adult actors for roles in their 2019 national touring production Mr McGee and the Biting Flea for audience aged...Read More

Meet Delyse from the Capital E Team

July 11, 2018 | Capital E

What’s your role at Capital E? I’m the Marketing and Communications Manager. Lots of things fall into my ‘To Do’ list including shouting about all the awesome things we do at Capital E,...Read More

Big Visit to a Little City

March 19, 2018 | Capital E

Some of Wellington’s youngest creative children had a special visit on Tuesday when Mayor Justin Lester stopped into Funington, Capital E’s crazy cardboard city of fun. The Capital E public...Read More

Sign up to our newsletter

Stay in the know with news and events from Capital E!