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Giving back to your community is often the goal of many creatives - getting paid for it can now be a reality. We explore the many rewards of the Creatives in Schools programme.
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The Big Idea Editor
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Molly Morpeth Canaday winner Melissa McMahon talks about career reinvention and how picking a hands-on course made all the difference.
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The Big Idea Editor
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It's not all about the big names - The Big Idea dives deep into the 2022 list to honour 37 creatives from across Aotearoa who deserve their time in the spotlight.
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The Big Idea Editor
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Aotearoa music's staunchest advocate for equality is getting ready to reveal her latest - and possibly greatest - album. Chris Forster finds out what makes this creative talent tick.
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Chris Forster
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Do you have a story, a voice that needs to be heard? Find out from two CLNZ/NZSA research grant recipients have that extra encouragement made a big difference.
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The Big Idea Editor
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Everyone loves a laugh - and the mixture of music and comedy can bring unbridled laughter. Ben Jardine asks some local exponents what makes it work.
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Ben Jardine
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It's provided hundreds of thousands of jobs for Aotearoa's creative sector - we look at the huge impact of the most important 'training ground' for NZ's Film & TV industry.
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The Big Idea Editor
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The Big Idea catches up with the man revitalising Aotearoa's community halls with an injection of creativity.
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Ben Jardine
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The humble vinyl single is making an unlikely comeback in New Zealand, instigated by three motivated, experienced players in the music scene.
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Chris Forster
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Supporting local artists is more important than ever - are you walk the walk during New Zealand Music Month?
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The Big Idea Editor