Playmarket is thrilled to announce the finalists of the 2016 ADAM NZ PLAY AWARD.
The Award recognises and celebrates the best in new writing for the theatre.
Te Pō by Carl Bland
The Atom Room by Philip Braithwaite
Lucky by Kip Chapman with James Milne, Sam Berkley and Chris Parker
The Politician’s Wife by Angie Farrow
The Vultures by Miria George
The Devil’s Half-Acre by Ralph McCubbin Howell
Anahera by Emma Kinane
Smiley by Tom McCrory
12th Round by Suli Moa
A Love Like Ours by Joseph Musaphia
Tumanāko by Olga Nikora
Fool to Cry by Steven Page
Ports of Auckland by Dean Parker
Scarlet & Gold by Lorae Parry
The Property Developer by Vivienne Plumb
Tan-knee by Maraea Rakuraku
Rogues and Vagabonds by Elspeth Sandys
My Dad’s Boy by Finnius Teppett
Sean Penn is in His Boat by Josephine Stewart-Tewhiu
Te Puhi by Cian Elyse White
Winners will be announced at a presentation at Circa Theatre, 11 am, Sunday 13 March 2016. The award is generously funded by the Adam Foundation. Playmarket is also very grateful for the support of Circa Theatre, and major funders: ASB Community Trust and Creative New Zealand.
IMAGE: Moana Ete and Acushla-Tara Sutton performing at the 2015 Adam NZ Play Award. Photo by Philip Merry.