Auckland Playwrights Collective

a group of Auckland Playwrights


2014 Read Raw Search for a Great PlayScript

Auckland Playwrights Collective & The Auckland Performing Arts Centre (TAPAC) announce the 2014 Read Raw Search for a Great PlayScript is now open.

• Open to playwrights resident in the Auckland region
• Full-length playscript with a reading length of no more than 70 minutes
• Fewer characters are preferable
• Scripts should be new and not performed previously
• The chosen script will be offered a day-long workshop with a professional director and actors, followed by a public reading as part of the Read Raw programme.
• The playwright must be available all day on 8 June 2014, to be present at TAPAC for the work-shopping and reading. Do not submit a script if you cannot be present.
• Scripts will be assessed by a panel. If yours is selected you will be contacted with further details. 
• E-mail your script by attachment in PDF format to:
• Closing date:  30 April 2014