Author: Andrew Whiteside

Andrew Whiteside made his name as a reporter, director, and producer on Queer Nation, one of the longest-running queer television programmes. After nine years with the show, Whiteside went on to set up his own company, Roll Tape Productions.
Feb 16
Watch: The Our March Brings Queerness To Central Auckland

After months of arguments in Auckland’s queer communities over the cancelation of the…

Jan 30
Legacy 6 Brings Experimental Queer Theatre To Pride

For six years, the Legacy Project has given a voice to queer writers by enabling them…

Dec 20
Andrew Whiteside: The Elephant In The Room At The Latest Pride Hui

Somewhere between 80 and 90 people turned up at the Freemans Bay Community Hall on the…

Dec 07
Andrew Whiteside: The Board Has A Bigger Responsibility Now

The Auckland Pride Board had a victory of sorts at the Special General Meeting on…

Dec 06
Andrew Whiteside: Auckland Pride Chair Talks About The SGM And The Video

Tonight Auckland Pride is holding a Special General Meeting over the Board’s decision…

Nov 27
Andrew Whiteside: Pride Toronto Has Lessons For Auckland Pride

Problems with police participation in Queer pride parades are happening in many cities…

Nov 26
Andrew Whiteside: Did The Pride Board Consult Widely Enough?

During the past week we have seen a huge outpouring of anger and grief over the…