The HERE & NOW YOUNG WRITER’S TABLE (YWT) is back!
Now in its third year, we are excited to invite a new round of young, talented and committed writers to take part in this programme.
2018 YWT alumni Joni Nelson was commissioned to write 8 Reasonable Demands for this year’s HERE & NOW festival at the ASB Waterfront Theatre. Whose script will be on stage next?
Applications close Friday 26 JulyClick here to apply
"This play definitely represents the rising of South Auckland and the prospects of our youth as leaders." (Theatrescenes)
Featuring Lincoln Forrest, Ria Sionetali Rattray, Onetoto Ikavuka, Zias Smith, Bella Robertson, Tewini Gregory, Letina Leniu, Kais, Azimullah, Sione Pule, Elijah Mavaega, Walter James Wildling, Oli Matieson, Kane Evans, Asha Haines, Isaac Hooper and Casey Pram.Theatrescenes The Gangster's Paradise review
Broadway World's The Gangster's Paradise review
Featuring Kierron Diaz-Campbell, Daedae Tekoronga-Waka, Calum Hughes, Lusia Neemia, Courtney Bassett and Sherry Zhang.Theatrescene's 8RD review
Broadway World's 8RD review
"A sobering look at the underbelly of Auckland’s queer community" (Theatrescenes)
"The individual scenes or segments are critically powerful, passionately social, and contain comedy gold." (Theatrescenes)
Featuring Emily Hurley, Nathanael Tan, Ophelia Wass, Michael Brown, Georgia Hoskins- Smith, Annie Duynhoven, Lucas Haugh, Adeline Esther, Jodi Fordyce, Augustine Dube, Catherine Yates, Natasha Verney, Alex Schofield, Gabrielle Dally, Tasman Clark and Chloe Bagayas.Read the Watch Party review