We have a series of songstresses playing for an hour each as the night unfolds at The Colombo. Expect dulcet tones, folk favourites and original scores by some of Christchurch's wonderfully talented solo acts. Join us from 5pm for an aural treat!

Emilie Cherie, photo credit: CatsEYE Photography

Emilie Cherie, photo credit: CatsEYE Photography

Emilie Cherie is an acoustic singer/songwriter based in Christchurch. Drawing influence from jazz, blues and folk, she digs into the groove of her guitar and layers it up with smooth vocals.

Bryony Matthews

Bryony Matthews

Bryony Matthews a Christchurch based singer/songwriter who has developed her signature lyrical folk-pop sound which is known to transport the listener.

Sarena Hurley

Sarena Hurley

Sarena Hurley is a multi-talented musician filled with passion and drive. She is also the front woman of Christchurch groove pop band Polo Sweater. For First Thursdays, this versatile artist will be pairing keyboard with her captivating voice.