...make this show a priority. You won’t see anything like it again any time soon- New Zealand Listener
In a nutshell:
A GLITTERING NOCTURNAL SYMPHONY •
OTHERWORLDLY SOUNDS •
MARK ANDERSON, ANNE BEAN, JONY EASTERBY, ULF MARK PEDERSEN, KIRSTEN REYNOLDS AND NEW ZEALAND’S sonicsfromscratch
As dusk falls, enter the magical world of Power Plant – a place where time is temporarily put on hold, where gramophones spin sparkling sounds, haunting whistles rise and fall, and shimmering flowers dance to their own tune.
Power Plant is a captivating nocturnal bush walk through enchanting, delicate light and sound installations created by five internationally acclaimed artists and New Zealand artist sonicsfromscratch.
See the trees, bush tracks and wildlife of the Domain in remarkable new ways. Take the opportunity to amble through Power Plant and illuminate your relationship with Auckland’s natural environment.
Follow in the footsteps of over 75,000 people around the world who have had a Power Plant experience.
It’s your turn now, Auckland.
Outdoor performance. Limited capacity – book early. The box office on site will be open on performance days only, from 6pm.
Entry to Power Plant is in small groups every 15 minutes throughout the night. Once you are in the venue take your time until close. Book your slot by now by going to aaf.co.nz
Please wear comfortable shoes. There are hills and steps on the walk
Not suitable for buggies or strollers
Not all the track is wheelchair friendly. If you use a wheelchair and wish to attend, please phone Ticketmaster for more information. 09 951 2501
Produced by Simon Chatterton and originally commissioned by OCM and Oxford Botanical Gardens
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Photograph: Power Plant New Zealand Festival 2014, Wellington Botanical Gardens. Image: Matt Grace.