Bringing Writers, Directors & Actors together.
A core cast – max. six actors – together with a writer + director team OR writer/director will collaborate on each script-in-development table read. The script must have a director attached and have been through a development process.
VIRTUAL TABLE READS
NZWG and DEGNZ are once again offering Virtual Table Reads for 2021.
Table Read One: 8th May 2021
Submit scripts by 30th April
Table Read Two: 3rd July 2021
Submit scripts by 25th June
Table Read Three: 11th September 2021
Submit scripts by 3rd September
Table Read Four: 20 November 2021
Submit scripts by 12th November
How to submit:
Writer & Director team OR individual who is the sole Writer/Director
Submit Script via Email to GuildHQ@nzwg.org.nz
Actors who would like to take part in a Table Read, please submit your details HERE.
Please check these details before you enter:
In a Writer/Director team, the Writer must be a member of NZWG and the Director must be a member of DEGNZ.
A solo Writer/Director must be a member of both NZWG & DEGNZ.
When you enter, please include this information:
Name of writer and if they belong to NZWG
Name of director, and if they belong to DEGNZ
NZWG members are invited to apply for the script component.
Submit full-length draft feature film script for your name to go into the draw for a day-long table read (names remain for subsequent draws).
ACTORS - Link to apply will be live once Table Read #1 2021 opens.
Past Table Reads
Table Read Date
14 November 20
8 August 20
16 May 20
30 November 19
18 May 19
23 February 19
10 November 18
18 August 2018
19 May 2018
24 Feb 2018
9 Dec 2017
8 Jul 2017
13 May 2017
11 Mar 2017
5 Nov 2016
6 Aug 2016
30 Apr 2016
Dean Hewison & Richard Falkner
Siobhan Marshall & Anna Nuria Francino
Cian Elyse White
Michele Powels & Alyx Duncan
Kirsten Gauthier & Lee Tolley
Barbara Sumner (Sumner Burstyn)
A Lake with no Name
The Card Game
The Last Caribou
Sins of the Mother
How to Make a Baby
Amy Bowie, Annica Lewis, Loren Black, Amalia Calder, Tim MacDonald, Joseph Cooper
Haydn Carter, Carisse Utai, Marilyn Ollett, Jonathan Briden, Sherry Zhang, Dryw McArthur
Hilary Norris, Lawrence Wharerau, Will Hall, Steven Lovatt, Stephen Butterworth, Claire Chitham, Victoria Abbott
Tim Carlson, Clare Marcie, Jamie Irvine, Ryan Dulieu, Jocelyn Christian, Ashleigh Hook
Fiona Armstrong, Kirsty Bruce, Lucy Wigmore, Ariki Erby, Jonathan James, Mana Davis
David Capstick, Serena Cotton, Jamie Irvine, Ruth Wyne, Simon Ward
Alex Ellis, Genevieve Kent, Melissa Lawlor, Ana Corbett, Neill Rea, Caleb Wells
James Roque, Keporah Torrence, Lucy Wigmore, Greg Smith, Olivia Mahood, James Crompton
Aaron Ward, Antonia Prebble, Serena Cotton, Donogh Rees, Jeff Szusterman, Dan Musgrove
William Davis, Romy Hooper, Simone Walker, Laura Hill
Ella Gilbert, Claire Chitham, Romy Hooper, Mel Odedra, Joe Dekkers-Reihana, Neill Rea
Sarah McLeod, Romy Hooper, Stuart Shacklock, James Crompton, Lucas Haugh, Renee Sheridan
Renee Lyons, Tim Carlsen, Shoshana McCullum, Luanne Gordon, Joel Toebeck, Colin Moy
Miryam Jacobi, Romy Hooper, Jarrred Blakiston, Colin Moy, Neill Rea, Genevieve McClean
Brenda Kendall, Kimo Houltham, Krystal-Lee Brown, Tahei Simpson, Borni Te Rongopai Tukiwaho, Barry de Lore
Peter Elliot, Aidee Walker, Morgan Albrecht, Anapela Polataivao, Dominic Ona-Ariki, Italia Hunt
Neill Rea, Steven Lovatt, Lucy Wigmore, Ban Abdul, Renee Sheridan