NATIONAL FINAL & ANNUAL CONFERENCE
Friday 9 and Saturday 10 September
SIT Centrestage Theatre, 33 Don Street, Invercargill
Adjudicated by Phil Peleton (ANZDA accredited)
$20 adults / night
$10 students / night
Theatre New Zealand's annual flagship event, TheatreFest, concludes in Invercargill with the National Final and Annual Conference. Join community theatre groups from around Aotearoa for a celebration of all things theatre. Up to 8 plays will compete in the evenings for the coveted Book of Honour, adjudicated by Phil Peleton (ANZDA accredited). On Saturday, learn from experts in their fields as we present a series of practical workshops. To register, please complete the form below or download a manual registration by clicking here.
A1 Text in Action - Building Dynamic Performance
Fortune Theatre's Jonathon Hendry leads an intensive workshop especially for actors.
B1 & B2 Lighting Design on a Budget
Neale Smith gives practical advice in this hands-on workshop for directors & technicians.
C1 & C3 Special Effects Make-Up
Kerry Penisula-Spain shares some tricks of the trade, including how to create scars/wounds.
D1 & D2 Improvisation for Rehearsals
Angela Newell teaches actors and directors games to encourage spontaneity in the rehearsal room.
FRIDAY 9 SEPTEMBER
12pm Registration at SIT Centrestage Theatre, 33 Don St, Invercargill
2pm National Executive Meeting
6pm Bar opens
7pm Welcome by His Worship Mayor Tim Shadbolt. Performances start.
SATURDAY 12 SEPTEMBER
10am NZTF AGM
10am – 12pm Workshop: A1
11am – 12pm Workshops: B1, C1, D1
11.30am ANZDA AGM
1pm – 2pm Workshops: B2, C2, D2
6pm Bar opens
7pm Performances start
Supper and bar continues after presentations