drew-james-123 Nov 17 - Learnings from the National Performing Arts Conference in Canada

Tour-Makers Senior Producer Drew James received an invitation to attend the National Performing Arts Conference in Ottawa from the Canadian Arts Presenting Association (CAPACOA). He's just returned and has lots of learnings and ideas that might be able to be developed in New Zealand. Read More



d002018928 Sep 17 - The Arts Market: promotion New Zealand's performing arts 

In a recent interview with The Modern Maori Quartet, band member Maaka Pohatu shared that the Arts Market, run by the Performing Arts Network of NZ (PANNZ), was the platform that got them discovered and selected for the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Read More (The Big Idea)



big28 Mar 17 - Towards Transparency words by James Wilson (PANNZ Chair)


Key themes of Arts Market 2017 were partnerships and working together. In his opening address, our Chair, James Wilson, had some poignant words to share that got a lot of us thinking. We have been encouraged by some of those that were in the room to share these thoughts more widely, and in doing so we hope to generate thought and discussion. Read More


artsmarket_black_rgb10 Mar 17 - 60 new New Zealand works to be presented at Arts Market 2017

More than 60 new New Zealand works will be pitched and previewed at New Zealand’s annual Arts Market, from Monday 13 – Wednesday 15 March, at Auckland Live. The 3-day event brings together more than 170 local and international arts professionals, emerging and established artists and producers, and presenters from venues, festivals and touring agencies. Read More (The Big Idea)