Here are the latest events, projects and activities imagined, performed and created by our Mixit community.
Term 3: World in a box
World in a box is a 10-week course that will explore created worlds through visiting selected spaces to gather images, ideas, visuals and sounds. Each participant will then create their own WORLD IN A BOX using gathered and found materials and inspiration. The final session will share an installation of the completed World Boxes in an exhibition fo...
Term 2 - The Art of Telling Stories
Join us and explore different ways to make and share stories Featuring Guest Artists Ben Crowder, Miriama McDowell and Ella Becroft who will lead sessions looking at comedy, melodrama and fantasy/make believe storytelling.
TERM 1 — Make Your Moves
Term 1 is all about exploration and creating choreography with your own best moves. Katie Burton returns to the Mixit floor alongside Ray Santiago to support you in finding your groove. Join us as we step, glide, pop and flow! Use the rhythms of hip hop, or old school vibes, unexpected faves and everything in between. Bring your best music and get...
What have you got to say and how do you want to say it?
VOICES is Mixit's full-immersion creative project for this summer, to help young people move forward from the lockdowns and the disruption of living with COVID-19. Using dance, spoken word, drama and music - led by an inspiring leadership team of artists – to find, frame and present your voice.
Come and see us live!
Mixit is immersed in a glorious 2022 summer project. 20 young people exploring platforms to express their voices – joys, concerns and thoughts for their future. The project culminates this weekend in two performance events for family, friends and Mixit supporters.
COVID-19 Vaccination Policy — effective 9 February 2022
The Mixit Charitable Trust is committed to keeping our Mixit and wider community safe in all face-to-face interactions. These interactions include but are not limited to transportation, operations, programme preparation and delivery.
A new era for Mixit is coming!
Once again it’s time to mix it up and jump forward with fresh energy and ideas. We wish to acknowledge Tahi Mapp-Borren, her wonderful creativity and thoughtful contribution to the growth of Mixit over 8 years. She’s not leaving but is shifting sideways to be a guest artist and an active champion.
Alumni Design Series
Mixit has launched its first Alumni driven social enterprise with a design series
CultureFest is always one of the highlights of the Mixit year. It's a day where Mixer's, Alumni, Staff, Board, Volunteers, Families and the wider Mixit whānau come together to celebrate the diversity of our beautiful city, Tāmaki Makaurau.
Alumni Training Retreat
In January 2021 we held our first ever Mixit Alumni training retreat. Outreach Activator Munashe Tapfuya reports back here
Alumni Success Stories: Zahra Habibi
Mixit Alumni Zahra Habibi has always been interested in creativity, whether it's drama, music, or making art. For our latest Alumni success story Zahra talked to us about some of the artworks she made in Year 13.
2020 - It's a wrap!!
2020 was a big year for us all, but now it's over, so sit back, relax and while you're there take a look at some of the things we got up to...
Saturdays at Mixit!!
Join us in Term 2 2022 at Mixit!! It's free, fun and a great way to make new friends while tapping into your creative side!! Just flick us a message and we'll send you the details
Find out more
When: 2 - 4.30pm Saturdays from 7th May to 9th July
Where: The Dance Studio: 15 Morningside Drive, Auckland 1025
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