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Live In Concert

Bret McKenzie, the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra, and a collective of much-loved characters, come together for a once-in-a-lifetime tribute to Jim Henson’s musical legacy

Live in Concert
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On the Giant Screen

A life-affirming big screen look into the brilliant mind of Jim Henson, ideal for young, old and everyone in between, this film fortnight at the Embassy Theatre comes from deep within the Henson archives and vaults.

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Behind the Seams

See, hear, and learn from Jim Henson’s colleagues and collaborators, and those inspired by him here in New Zealand, as they share Muppet memories, and insight into their own professional lives.

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April

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We’re thrilled to host the following creative and innovative minds who worked alongside, collaborated with, or were inspired by Jim Henson. Meet the people travelling to Wellington, NZ for the Jim Henson Retrospectacle in April 2018.

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A Round of Applause

PROUDLY BROUGHT TO YOU BY
WITH THE GENEROUS SUPPORT OF
MAJOR PARTNERS
CULTURAL AND CREATIVE PARTNERS
MEDIA PARTNERS
SPONSORS