Launched by Script to Screen in June 2006, The Writer’s Room has featured some of New Zealand’s most respected creators of stories for the screen, as well as international visitors such as Stephen Cleary, Tom Abrams, Michael Goldenberg, Rob Ritchie, Andrew Bovell, and Wendall Thomas. For summaries of past events please refer to the Writer’s Room Archive.

The Writer’s Room has become a focal point for the screen industry providing a forum for experienced and emerging writers, producers and directors to meet, share information, and strengthen ties with others in the film and television community.

Auckland’s regular Writer’s Room takes place on the last Tuesday of every month at The Classic, 321 Queen St, Auckland. $5 koha at door. No bookings are necessary.


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FEATURE

Developing Real Characters

At the April Auckland Writer's Room, two of our most esteemed writers, novelist Lloyd Jones and playwright/television writer Roger Hall, spoke candidly with playwright/screenwriter/director Stephen Sinclair about their techniques for developing those memorable characters that stay with us, long after the book has been read or the play has been seen.... Read more