SOCIAL ACTIVIST PLAYWRIGHT AWARDED The Playmarket Award was awarded to Renée at the Playmarket Accolades held at the Hannah Playhouse in Wellington on 12 November 2017.The $20,000 cash prize recognises a playwright who has made a significant artistic contribution to theatre in New Zealand.

November 13, 2017

Chapman Tripp awards. Many congratulations to all those nominated for Chapman Tripp awards, it is fantastic to see our industry recognised and celebrated.

November 15, 2007

Unpublished 'classics' of the NZ stage. I had great fun this year helping to publish the first two books in the New Zealand Play Series.

December 5, 2007

Some thoughts on Pseudonyms. I have been an avid viewer of this site since its inception and have been distressed to note its increasing degeneration into name-calling

March 20, 2008

Tom Cardy, in his blog this morning: Why isn't Wellington's theatre community up in arms over the future of Downstage?

August 27, 2008


December 5, 2009

What makes a New Zealand Play?

April 12, 2011

CIRCA lineup for 2012

January 31, 2012


Circa One, Circa Theatre, 1 Taranaki St, Waterfront, Wellington

27/08/2022 - 24/09/2022

An essential resource for young practitioners and anyone working with the youth demographic

... stands as a testament to the rich diversity of Aote...

Review by John Smythe, January 28, 2024