Watch live: New Zealand Young Writers Festival

Join award- winning playwright Nathan Joe, along with some of the most exciting voices in the Aotearoa theatre world, as they swap stories, wounds and wonders.

Being a playwright in Aotearoa means existing in a niche within an already tiny niche.

What does it mean to live in a country that doesn’t necessarily prioritise the arts?

And what does a playwright even do? 

New Zealand’s Young Writers Festival begins in Dunedin next week with a range of workshops and events to inspire young writers.









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