Great Hall Lunchtime Concert Series 2021

Enjoy a remarkable line-up of renowned local, national and international artists performing in a beautiful heritage venue.

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Welcome to The Arts Centre Te Matatiki Toi Ora.

Dating back to 1877, The Arts Centre has a rich history and an exciting future.


Located in the heart of Ōtautahi Christchurch, The Arts Centre is an Aotearoa New Zealand landmark – home to galleries, museums, cinemas, boutique retailers, artisan eateries and bars, engaging events, stunning venues and much more.

Easter Mākete

28 March 2021 Market Square

Hop along to The Arts Centre Te Matatiki Toi Ora’s pre-Easter Mākete for a fun-filled day of boutique shopping.

Free


Great Hall Lunchtime Concert Series 2021

Specific Mondays Great Hall

Enjoy a remarkable line-up of renowned local, national and international artists performing in a beautiful heritage venue.


CIRCUIT Artist Cinema Commissions 2020: Sovereign Pacific / Pacific Sovereigns

2 March - 1 April 2021 Great Hall

Sovereign Pacific / Pacific Sovereigns features five new works for cinema by Rangituhia Hollis, Ana Iti, Alex Monteith, Sione Monu and Gary-Ross Pastrana. Commissioned by CIRCUIT and curated by Singap

Free


Tom Rainey (piano) with family and friends

1 March 2021 Great Hall

The Rainey family will be joined by friends to present A Rainey Day, favourites including songs and melodies you know and love.


Te Moana Nui a Kiwa, 2021

4 February to 7 March 2021 Library

The Central Art Gallery showcase the exhibition Te Moana Nui a Kiwa by Michel Tuffery.

Free


Jun Bouterey-Ishido (piano) and Matilde Loureiro (violin)

8 March 2021 Great Hall

Come and listen to these two talented, world class musicians while they are here from Europe.


Yulia (vocalist)

15 March 2021 Great Hall

It is wonderful to welcome internationally acclaimed vocalist Yulia to the Great Hall stage again after her stunning 2020 concert.  


John Bevin (jazz trio)

22 March 2021 Great Hall

Sit back, relax and absorb the sultry smooth sounds that will make this concert memorable and leave you wanting more.


Fiona Pears (violin) and Connor Hartley-Hall (guitar)

29 March 2021 Great Hall

Violinist Fiona Pears and guitarist Connor Hartley-Hall share a love of Gypsy jazz.


New Zealand-made homewares and gifts.

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