Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ’s) – 2018

I’m on National Touring Selector (NTS) but I can’t find the PANNZ Arts Market site, how do I get there?

From the main National Touring Selector (NTS) site ( you can navigate to the Arts Market 2018 site by selecting Markets in the top-left hand corner and selecting ‘The Arts Market 2018’from the drop-down menu. Click here to go to the Arts Market 2018 site directly.

Where can I view the schedule?

Registered delegates can see a detailed view of the schedule on the National Touring Selector (NTS) Arts Market 2018 site. Simply click here and log-in using the details you used when registering. You can access the schedule at any time while browsing the Arts Market site on NTS by selecting the ‘schedule’ tab.

Those that aren’t yet registered can access an outline of the schedule on the PANNZ website.

Can I browse the shows that will be pitching?

All registered delegates can see information about the productions represented at the Arts Market through the PANNZ Arts Market 2018 Schedule. You can even start to add private notes to listings and add session times to your conference diary, so you don’t miss the ones you’re most excited to hear about.

Can I access/download a delegate list?

Only registered delegates can view or download a delegates list through National Touring Selector (NTS). To view, simply click here, and log-in to the site using the details that you used when registering. You can access the delegates list at any time while browsing the Arts Market site on NTS by selecting the ‘delegates’ tab.

Will there be a paper booklet available?

No. The functionality on the National Touring Selector (NTS) website replaces the need for a paper booklet. Make sure you update your profile through your Account Settings on National Touring Selector so that people know who you are and how to contact you. You will be able to access NTS through your mobile, tablet and/or laptop, so make sure you bring your preferred device/s.

I have special dietary requirements; how can I make sure there will be suitable food for me to eat at lunch-time and tea breaks? 

If you have special dietary requirements please email us with details no later than 23 Feb.

Are there any special accommodation deals available to Delegates?

Yes, CQ Hotels have a special deal for delegates, click here for details.

I am pitching. Do I need to register as a delegate?

That depends. If you are taking part in a pitch then you are welcome (and encouraged) to stay and watch pitches before and after yours, within the same pitch session. If you intend to attend any other sessions (including pitch sessions, panel discussions, drinks, lunch and/or tea breaks), you do need to register as a delegate for the full day/s in which you plan to attend the additional sessions.

Can I meet up with friends and colleagues at the Arts Market?

The Arts Market provides a unique networking opportunity and we encourage you to make the most of this time to network with delegates. Only registered delegates are permitted to attend the Arts Market. This includes drinks, forums, pitch sessions, lunch and tea breaks. If you are meeting friends and colleagues who are not registered delegates of PANNZ Arts Market 2018, please make arrangements to meet them off-site.

How can I register expressions of interest on event day?

Presenters will be able to submit expressions of interest via the National Touring Selector (NTS) website as in previous years. A representative from National Touring Selector will be on site to ensure a smooth process and answer any questions you may have on the day.

It is my first time attending the Arts Market, anything i should know? 

There is a first-timers session at 8am on the first day of the Market (6 March). All first-timers are encouraged to attend. You should have received an email invitation to the session, if you haven’t received it please contact us to join the session.

Are there any social media channels I should be aware of?

Yes, please follow us and tag @artsmarketnz on Twitter, and like the Performing Arts Network of New Zealand (PANNZ) Facebook page. Please also feel free to ask us questions about the event and join the PANNZ Arts Market 2018 event page on Facebook.

If you have found the answers here, just ask – get in touch with us and we’ll help you out!