If this continues please try upgrading your browser or contact us for assistance. The performances include early versions of characters who featured on animated hit bro'Town. Co-founder Oscar Kightley talks about the group's "licorice allsorts" cultural makeup, and how prejudice is not the same as racism. Beginning This time: eg. Continue to next clip Stop playing.
If you love laughter or you love and appreciate The Naked Samoans, come to this show. If you love magic, come to this show too. Follow the white rabbit into a world of mystery and mayhem. After the death of a mysterious fan, the guys discover they are the inheritors of the keys to a rambling dilapidated villa in Ponsonby.
Past Event 22 Mar - 25 Mar Twenty years on from their stage debut, The Naked Samoans return to the stage, teaming up with legendary theatremakers The Conch The White Guitar in a spell-binding tale of the rediscovery of lost hope. After the death of a mysterious fan, the guys discover they are the inheritors of the keys to a rambling dilapidated villa in Ponsonby. With Auckland house prices skyrocketing and money to be made, the boys gather to sell it off and get on with their lives. But the house and who has left it to them are not what they seem….
The group performs social humour and satire that attracts a broad audience, especially among white New Zealanders, without sacrificing the group's Pacific Island identity. The group has gained success in both television and film projects as well as in theatre, which remains their primary base in entertainment. Appearing in several cities in New Zealand, their show was a sellout success. This led to a series of successful productions in theatre that brought media attention to the entertainers.