2015 Documentary Edge Festival


theatre. cafe. bar. 305 Queen Street, Auckland. 

Located in the beating hub of the arts precinct, Q brings you a mixtape of free live performances in our buzzing Lounge bar with a variety of beats, eats and treats to enjoy every Saturday night.

Mar 1 to Apr 30 2015

Welcome to the 10th edition of the Documentary Edge Festival, celebrating a decade of documentaries! The Festival are delighted to return to Q Theatre for the third time, with a programme that features the best local and international films. 

May 20 to Jun 1 2015

6 humid nights of subterranean cabaret from MaryJane O'Reilly's celebrated neo-burlesque show In Flagrante. An ever-evolving tour de force of sexy provocation, satire and audacious sass.

May 21 to May 30 2015

Music and politics collide when international music star, Pras Michel of the Fugees, returns to his homeland of Haiti following the devastating earthquake of 2010, to find a country paralysed by a corrupt government.

May 28 to Jun 1 2015

Who said your Grandmother couldn't be a Hip Hop star? These senior citizens may each be almost a century young, but for Kara, (94) Maynie (95) and Terri (93) the journey to Las Vegas and the World Hip Hop Dance Championships is just the beginning of a life's journey.

May 29 2015

Award winning physical theatre company Red Leap Theatre presents the premiere of new work Dust Pilgrim – A Tale of Freedom.  

Jun 4 to Jun 13 2015

Featuring Bartok’s lively Rumanian Dances, the passionate Liszt Hungarian Rhapsody No.5, Erzsebet Szonyi’s colourful Organ Concerto and the monumental Psalmus Hungaricus for tenor solo, chorus, children’s chorus and orchestra by Zoltan Kodaly. 

Jun 7 2015

NY Times journalist Andrew Goldman's life and career implodes while making a short film about Paul Henry.

May 21 to May 31 2015

Taut, stark, and controversial, (T)ERROR illuminates the fragile relationships between individual and surveillance state in modern America, and asks: Who is watching the watchers?

May 28 to Jun 1 2015

  • We're thrilled to announce that Citizen Q cafe has been nominated as a finalist in the prestigious Lewisham Awards, celebrating excellence in Hospitality.

  • We catch up with dancer-choreographer Mary-Jane O'Reilly to talk to her about what makes neo-burlesque special, the process of making In Flagrante and what inspirations she drew from in creating the show.

  • American Ingrid Hagan plays bassoon with the Koru Quintet, and is also Principal Bassoon of the Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra. When Ingrid isn't performing or teaching, she spends her time riding her motorcycle, surfing, scuba diving,...

  • We catch up with actor Edward Newborn to talk about him about returning to the works of Samuel Beckett after 30 years, the challenges of performing in a solo show and what Beckett means to an audience in today's...

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