ATC Patrons Group.

ATC Patrons are led by Co-Chairs: Lady Dayle Mace MNZM & Hon Justice Anne Hinton QC.

ATC Patrons contribute a minimum of $2,000 annually which goes towards a wide range of Company projects. Over the years ATC Patrons have contributed to the commissioning of new plays, paid internships, in schools programmes, and much needed production items.

Members are invited to participate in a number of events each year such as working rehearsals, meet & greets of cast and directors, and performance hosting's, and are kept informed of the activities and development of the Company.

2021 ATC Patrons Group

Margot & Alastair Acland

Margaret Anderson

John Barnett CNZM

Anne Batley Burton & Richard Burton

Betsy & Michael Benjamin

Louise & Mark Binns

Patrick Bourke

Barbie & Paul Cook

Mary-Ann & Roger Dickie

Nicole & Guy Domett

Kim & Annette Ellis

Jan & Trevor Farmer

Virginia & Stephen Fisher

Antonia Fisher & Stuart Grieve

Ruth Foreman & Rob Nicholson

Sir Michael Friedlander KNZM

Andrew Gelonese & Michael Moore

Dame Jenny Gibbs DNZM

Stephanie & Michael Gowan

Joséphine & Ross Green

Sue Haigh

Alister Hartstonge & Roy Knill

Anne & Peter Hinton

Dame Rosie Horton DNZM & Michael Horton CNZM

Julie & Rod Inglis

Peter & Sally Jackson

Heather & Len Jury

Anita Killeen & Simon Vannini

Paulette & Ross Laidlaw

Chris Lambert & Philippa Smith Lambert

Margot & Paul Leigh

Sir Chris Mace KNZM & Lady Dayle Mace MNZM

Peter Macky & Yuri Opeshko

Stella McDonald

Pip Muir & Kit Toogood QC

Christine & Derek Nolan

Prue & Denver Olde

Matthew Olde & Jacqui Cormack

Heather Pascual

Barby Pensabene

Dame Judith Potter

The late Maria Renhart

Robyn & Malcolm Reynolds

Fran & Geoff Ricketts

Lady Philippa Tait

Julie & Russell Tills

Susan & Gavin Walker

Carol Weaver & Greg Blanchard

Lynne Webber & Priscilla McGirr

Ian Webster

Dona & Gavin White

Fran Wyborn

Annemarie Yannaghas & Andy Morris

ATC Patrons Donations at work.

ATC Patrons Playwright Award.

Kiwi playwright Eli Kent received the ATC Patrons Playwright Award in 2015. This grant allowed Eli to write his adaptation of Ibsen's classic poem, Peer Gynt.

[PEER GYNT [RECYCLED] by Eli Kent features in the ATC 2016-2017 subscription season presented in collaboration with the Auckland Arts Festival. 


New Commissions.

The ATC Patrons group have commissioned many exciting new works, including Briar Grace-Smith's PANIORA! with Okareka Dance Company in 2014.