The winning plays from the 2015 Playwrights Association of New Zealand 10-Minute Play Competition are now available in a published book.
Stage Journeys – 10 short plays from New Zealand.
A Sentimental Journey by Paula Crimmens
A love affair ends against the backdrop of the Second World War.
The Reunion by Tim Hambleton
Two men in their mid-30s meet at a school reunion. Each tries to outdo the other as they talk about how successful they have been.
Border Control by Richard Prevett
An innocent tourist falls victim to an over-zealous airport official.
Forget Me Not by Kerrie Anne Spicer
An elderly couple discover the true meaning of ‘for better or for worse.’
Surfing in Munich by Rex McGregor
As Paddy says when he meets Sarah at an airport baggage claim carousel, ‘Tings can happen in the most unlikeliest o’ places’.
Hiding Behind the Teacup by Richard Bull
Betty loves her tea. She loves her husband too. Her life seems to revolve around tea. But all is not as it seems…
The Dentist’s Bill by June Allen
It’s a very expensive business going to the dentist.
Baggage by Kerrie Anne Spicer
Flying is stressful enough, but for these two strangers, even getting on the plane is a major problem – a rather weighty one!
Interview by Richard C Harris
When Jake goes for a job interview, he receives some enlightening advice from another candidate.
Token of Friendship by Nataliya Oryshchuk
Carol attempts to befriend an Eastern European immigrant, Miroslava, as part of the New Staff Wellbeing Unit initiative. There is a chocolate fish at stake…