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TRUTHBOMBS: Auckland Sux! (Cancelled)

18 Mar 2022
Fri 18 March, 7:00pm
Aucklanders! Come down for a night of celebrating how much your beautiful city Sux! It’s a chant, a rallying cry, and a catchphrase anywhere outside New Zealand’s largest city.
Event type: 
Comedy, Festival, Live event
The Civic
Cnr of Queen Street &, 269-287 Wellesley Street West, Auckland 1010


AAF regrets to announce that due to New Zealand moving to RED under the COVID-19 Protection Framework, Truthbombs: Auckland Sux! has been cancelled. Ticketholders who purchased using a credit card will be refunded automatically. Please check your email for information on receiving a refund if cash or EFTPOS was used. The current list of AAF show and event updates can be found here and AAF’s COVID-19 Ticketing Terms & Conditions here.


Fred Award-winning comedian James Nokise presents a blistering evening of stand-up, music, poetry, and live interviews from a collection of Auckland’s strongest voices. Not his though – he’s a proud Wellingtonian, and that place is perfect. Absolutely positively perfect.

Maybe you’re not from Auckland and want to see if it sucks as bad as your hometown. Maybe you’ve always lived in Auckland and wanted your suspicions confirmed. Maybe you love Auckland, but are a secret urban masochist. Whatever your motivation, this show will entertain and maybe even educate you on why the Super City is super sux!

Featuring slam poetry champion Te Kahu Rolleston, musician Church (of hip hop duo Church and AP), comedian Courtney Dawson, and journalist Tova O’Brien.


Written by

Auckland Arts Festival

17 Nov 2021