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MEDIA RELEASE: AN ABUNDANCE OF NZ WORK ENTERTAINS THE COUNTRY

PLAYMARKET has carried out research into works being staged by professional theatres in 2017 and the results paint a healthy picture of New Zealand productions on our stages.

Of the 221 works produced professionally in our theatres 79% of them were New Zealand works with 9 companies creating seasons of 100% NZ work. No theatre company staged less than 50% NZ work.

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The Climate of International Collaboration with Arthur Meek and Morna Young

4th July 10am NZST / 3rd July 6pm ET

Morna Young, a playwright from Scotland working in New Zealand and Arthur Meek, a playwright from New Zealand working in New York, come together in this webinar to talk about the climate of international collaboration in theatre. Join the conversation to learn more about how you can collaborate with theatre artists around the world.

Shane Bosher wins the adam nz play award for 2018

PASSIONATE EPIC WINS TOP PLAYWRITING AWARD

PLAYMARKET is pleased to announce the ADAM NZ PLAY AWARD winner for 2018: Shane Bosher for his play Everything After.

The Adam NZ Play Award recognises and celebrates the best in new unproduced writing for the theatre. Director of Playmarket Murray Lynch announced the win at Circa Theatre on 7 April 2018 alongside four other special award winners.

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