Lydia Zanetti

Lydia Zanetti is an Auckland based dancer, choreographer, producer, stage manager and production manager.

She has just finished managing the Auckland Arts Festival season of En Route and is now working towards her role as Artistic Director of Short + Sweet Dance 2013. She is a graduate of Unitec's Contemporary Dance degree and has choreographed multiple works under her productions company Sweaty Heart Productions. Other events Zanetti has worked on include Tempo Dance Festival, The Living Room, Random Acts of Christmas, The Performance Arcade, The Producing Project, the NZDC launch event, multiple Fringe shows and performances throughout her degree. She has danced for Michael Parmenter, Shona McCullagh, Ann Dewey, Kelly Nash, Alexa Wilson, Louise Potiki-Bryant, Emily Campbell, Virginia Kennard and within her own works.

Lydia Zanetti has helped fund

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Dance Aotearoa New Zealand

A special one-off edition of DANZ Quarterly to celebrate 20 years of DANZ and dance in Aotearoa New Zealand

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$3,500.00
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Oliver Connew

Like This, Like Us is the first in a planned triptych of new duets from award-winning choreographer Oliver Connew.

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$2,000.00
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maryjane oreilly

‘In Flagrante’ MaryJane’s contemporary cabaret hit, has been selected for this year’s Edinburgh Fringe Festival in August...

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$20,000.00
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Java Dance Theatre

Java Dance goes to the Edinburgh Fringe in August this year with Back of the Bus. The wheels of this campaign are already rolling. Your support large or small will make a real difference.

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$15,000.00
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Andrew Gunn Pressure Point Collective

GOD-BELLY is an existential romp that ricochets between a 13th Century French monastery and a student flat in 21st century Auckland.

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$2,000.00
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The Playground NZ

We're organising a new festival of New Zealand theatre and performance in one of New York City's most exciting venues. We need support for the cost of promoting this festival in New York, and to get our set and props freighted around the world.

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$15,000.00
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Dudley Benson

I'm Dudley Benson, a Dunedin-based composer and performer. Zealandia is the name of our drowned continent, and also my upcoming third album.

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$12,000.00
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Monster Valley

On August 11th, The Basement Theatre and Auckland City will be awoken from its winter slumber by The Experiment: a five night urban arts carnival of music, dance, street art, multimedia experiences, performance art, theatre, interactive installations and a changing line-up each night of artists experimenting and orchestrating brilliant creative collisions - both accidental and by design.

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$10,000.00
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Josephine Stewart-Tewhiu

A dark comedy about the black horse of modern depression. Told through theatre, animation and live illustration.

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$2,200.00
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Delia Cormack

Fun Run is an absurdist comedy about why we run, where we are running to and what we are running for. Can the competitors keep the fun in the run?

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Bryony Skillington

This is a kids party for adults! We are aiming to make the most epic immersive experience the Basement Theatre has ever seen. But we can't do it without a little helping hand from you..

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Last Tapes Theatre Company

Support us in bringing Beanie-Maryse Ridler's fantastical new play 'Defending the J.J. MAC' to The Basement stage.

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Arlo Gibson

Thomus is a new work entirely in iambic pentameter by first-time writer, Ash Jones. We need your help to make it the best it can possibly be!

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$2,500.00
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Lizzie Morris

We need your help to make our bangin', succulent-themed, devised theatre show at the Basement in October. We need 200 Cacti. So far we only have one.

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$1,100.00
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Red Leap Theatre

Invest in Maggie Flynn's story, unique to us as New Zealanders. We will unravel the legacy of the women in our past and stir the ones too wild to be captured.

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Julia Croft

The Plastic Orgasm is a multi - disciplinary performance incorporating theatre, dance, performance art, live punk music and feminist rage.

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Julie Zhu

Pasifika Theatre movement FCC is bringing internationally acclaimed play The Mountaintop to Aotearoa for the first time, with an all Pasifika cast and director.

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$5,000.00
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Performance Art Week Aotearoa

Performance Art Week Aotearoa (PAWA) is a new platform for performance art and will be happening from the 8th-12th of November in Wellington 2017.

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$8,000.00
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Aunties Aotearoa

Women across Aotearoa are creating change everyday. It's time for a magazine on how we're shaking shit up in our communities, workplaces and beyond.

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Vanessa Crofskey

I'm an emerging interdisciplinary artist creating a new solo work at The Performance Arcade 2018. I need your boost to help me make this!

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$950.00
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Tallulah Holly-Massey

A new movement work by Tallulah Holly-Massey. Four bodies. Mammals/humans/organisms. A supernatural hair dance.

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