HERE & NOW Young Writer's Table 2019
Calling for young women and people identifying as non-binary, trans or gender
diverse who are passionate about writing for the stage to apply for the HERE & NOW
Young Writers Table (YWT) 2019.
YWT provides a safe space to stretch your theatrical imagination and build your confidence and craft through weekly tasks, in-class exercises and mentor support.
Participants’ YWT projects may be considered for further development and production as part of Auckland Theatre Company’s annual HERE & NOW Youth Festival.
“I believe in the theatre something surprising should happen every ten
seconds. And that, that surprise does not have to be big; it can be
a breath.” – Taylor Mac
Sharpen your senses and surprise yourself this spring by taking part in
this intensive playwriting course. Nine weeks to experiment with your
writer’s voice, be listened to, challenged and supported by peers and
professional writing mentors.
We also welcome applicants from outside of the Auckland region.
Places are strictly limited. Apply now.