Winter is Here
After 8 seasons, Game of Thrones is finally coming to an end…. until a series of prequels hit our screens.
School Strike for the Planet
A quiet revolution is building momentum around the world as school pupils strike and march to try to get their elders to take serious measures to limit climate change.
Short Stories on Stage Paris, Angers, Nancy
For 25 years, San-Francisco-based theatre company Word for Word has been putting on innovative productions of prose pieces performed as theatre. And each year, they do a small tour of France, giving audiences in Paris, Angers and Nancy the chance to experience their unique style of theatre. They’re back in April and May with two stories by American short-story greats Tobias Wolff and George Saunders.
Christchurch Students Perform Haka for Shooting Victims
Students from across the New Zealand city gathered for a vigil in honour of those who were killed or injured in the Christchurch mosque shootings. They performed an emotional haka together.

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