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Press Release: Pleasuredome Debut Season Extended To Christmas
Posted on: 31 October 2017

Pleasuredome the Musical's Debut Season Extended to Christmas Audiences have spoken and thanks to their overwhelming demand and support a further and final extension of the stellar season of Pleasuredome the Musical has been granted with the show now running up until December 23rd 2017. Due to leasing agreements in the existing site, this date CANNOT be extended further and audiences are encouraged to book quickly as these new…

Press Release: Pleasuredome The Musical Set To Extend Its Epic Run
Posted on: 16 October 2017

“Best show of 2017” - Newshub "It was my 20s handed back to me on an 80's orange platter"- NZ Herald "You’ll have a ball" - Theatreview Over 15,000 kiwis have already immersed themselves in the time warping, booty-moving, sensory assaulting entertainment experience that is Pleasuredome the Musical, and due to overwhelming demand, today it’s been announced that the show will extend its epic run by two full weeks. With…

Press Release: Starz Announces Ash Vs Evil Dead Season 3 Premiere Date
Posted on: 6 October 2017

Starz has announced the premiere date for Ash Vs Evil Dead Season 3. Check out the press release from Starz below STARZ SERVES UP ANOTHER ASH-KICKING DOSE OF “ASH VS EVIL DEAD,” SEASON THREE TO PREMIERE FEBRUARY 25 Beverly Hills, Calif. — Grab your chainsaws and watch out for Deadites because the grooviest show on TV returns in all its Ash-kicking splendor with more grisly battles, ghoulish banter and more…

Message From Rob Tapert About Pleasuredome!
Posted on: 3 October 2017

Rob sent the following note about Pleasuredome: For years I struggled to get a movie made from the script Pleasuredome. But now it lives as a play and that is exactly what is should have always been. Over the coming months we will hone and build upon the current experience and play to make this the new entertainment the audience deserves and craves. I am exceedingly proud of the tremendous…

Interview: Business is Boring Interviews Rob About Pleasuredome 18 September 2017
Posted on: 19 September 2017

Business is Boring is a weekly podcast series presented by The Spinoff in association with Callaghan Innovation. Host Simon Pound speaks with innovators and commentators focused on the future of New Zealand, with the interview available as both audio and a transcribed excerpt. What do The Evil Dead, Xena, Spartacus and an immersive 80s extravaganza live theatre spectacular have in common? If you guessed Rob Tapert, you’ve got the chocolate…

Interview: The Pleasure, Pain and 40 Year Wait Behind This Kiwi Musical Spectacular - Sunday Star Times 16 September 2017
Posted on: 16 September 2017

The pleasure, pain and 40-year wait behind this Kiwi musical spectacular By Bridget Jones Sunday Star Times / 16 September 2017 It was the spring of 1980 when Rob Tapert first had his mind blown in one of New York's gay clubs. He's been chasing that feeling all over the world for nearly 40 years, but thinks building his own nightclub in West Auckland might be the best way to…

Pleasuredome The Musical - What Is This Musical About
Posted on: 8 September 2017

Pleasuredome The Musical We can talk Pleasuredome all the way back to the bangin’ 80’s, but we thought we’d hand the mic over to our incredible cast and crew, and give them opportunity to present their take on what this musical is all about. Click play – and immerse yourself!  …

The World Needs A Superhero Like Xena - Rob Talks About Xena Reboot
Posted on: 7 September 2017

"The world needs a superhero like Xena as much now as it ever did," Rob Tapert said in a recent interview with Fairfax media (stuff.co.nz). The Xena Reboot was being planned but has now being put back into hybernation. Rob believes it's only a matter of time before the show gets back off the ground and it's something he will "never give up on". "The time is probably always going…

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Latest Interviews


Seven Sharp Interviews Rob 25 September 2017
Posted on: 26th September 2017

Seven Sharp Interviews Rob 25 September 2017

The New Zealand TV Show Seven Sharp went behind the scenes on Pleasuredome and took the time to interview Rob about the show. Interviews also include Lucy Lawless (Sappho) and Moses Mackay.  



Audio: Business Is Boring Interviews Rob 18 September 2017
Posted on: 19th September 2017

Audio: Business Is Boring Interviews Rob 18 September 2017

Business is Boring is a weekly podcast series presented by The Spinoff in association with Callaghan Innovation. Host Simon Pound speaks with innovators and commentators focused on the future of New Zealand, with the interview available as both audio and a transcribed excerpt. What do The Evil Dead, Xena, Spartacus and an immersive 80s extravaganza live theatre spectacular have […]



NZ Government Film Industry Boost Benefits So Many People 12 May 2017
Posted on: 13th May 2017

NZ Government Film Industry Boost Benefits So Many People 12 May 2017

May 12, 2017. Without the support of Government and the Screen Production Grant filmmakers like film producer Rob Tapert who is currently working on Ash vs Evil Dead in a West Auckland Studio would not be able to produce films in New Zealand. “It’s good to know that someone has our back, and explain what […]



Rob Interview – Ash Vs Evil Dead Last Call Epsiode
Posted on: 25th October 2016

Rob Interview – Ash Vs Evil Dead Last Call Epsiode

Rob is interviewed for a segment of the episode “Last Call” featuring Lee Majors and Bruce Campbell. Local teens raise hell when they steal the Delta from Brock’s house. Ash and his best buddy Chet devise a plan to throw a party at the bar, lure the thieves in, and get the Delta and the […]



Dish Studio Interviews Rob and the Cast of Ash Vs Evil Dead
Posted on: 23rd October 2016

Dish Studio Interviews Rob and the Cast of Ash Vs Evil Dead

DISH Studio’s Jessica York talks to Rob Tapert and the cast of the horror/comedy/thriller Ash Vs Evil Dead. The second season of AVED premieres Sunday Oct 2, only on Starz. DISH Studio takes DISH customers behind the scenes of their favorite movies, TV series and sports–exclusive content on DISH channel 102.



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