- The Forge
Māori and Pasifika voices are ready to fill The Court Theatre.
The Court welcomes writers and performers from Ōtautahi for a series of workshops, play readings, presentations and forums to present and celebrate Māori and Pasifika work.
Schedule of Public Events
Saturday 5 August
Y Not – “Where’s Your Game At?” acting workshop for young people followed by performance of La’u Gagana.
Tuesday 8 August
5:30pm – Pacific Underground play reading: Scholars
8pm – Pacific Underground play reading: Our Table
Friday 11 August
6:30pm – Phenomenal – Unplugged: poetry, music and spoken word
Saturday 12 August
10am – Rakatahi Youth Drama Workshop: Run by local practitioners Jade Marie, Kerepeti Paraone and Savanah Tukariri, an opportunity for young people to experience a wide range of Maori Movement, the skill it requires and how to creatively integrate it into storytelling.
6:30pm – Wananga Sharing: rehearsed readings of extracts from Brown Man Running; Comcare; and Home Fires