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Spotlight on Playwrights - The Theory of Anthony


Sat 12 Mar 2016, 10:00am

Where: Circa Theatre, 1 Taranaki St, Wellington

Restrictions: All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • General: $19.00
  • Additional fees may apply

Listed by: Circa Theatre

Part of the 2016 New Zealand Festival Writers Week
Featuring Anthony McCarten
The Theory of Anthony

What are the keys to Anthony McCarten’s success? From Ladies Night to The Theory of Everything; Wellington to Hollywood – Not only is Anthony an internationally successful writer and producer for stage and screen, nominated for Academy Awards, and winner of BAFTA awards, he has also written several best-selling novels translated into 14 languages.

The Theory of Anthony will be followed by a reading of funnygirl at 2pm.

Spotlight on Playwrights

It’s Circa’s 40th birthday and in true Circa tradition, New Zealand playwrights are centre stage. Circa will celebrate the 100+ New Zealand playwrights whose work has captivated audiences over the years in a Spotlight on Playwrights; from Roger Hall’s first play Glide Time in 1976 to Kate De Goldi’s The ABC with Honora Lee adapted for stage by Jane Waddell in 2016. There will be events, stimulating panel discussions, and a reading of Anthony McCarten’s new work funnygirl in which he dramatises his explosive novel – a plea for tolerance and freedom for individuals and art. A High Tea in honour of Circa stalwart Roger Hall will be hosted by Playmarket New Zealand.

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