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Applications for Matchbox 2022 are now closed.

Applications to be a part of MATCHBOX 2022 are now closed. To be in the loop when applications next open, sign up to our Industry Mail List here.

2022 will mark the 9th year of Q’s Creative Development Programme MATCHBOX. We’re super proud of the work presented as part of the programme and the mahi of all the talented artists and crew bringing these works to audiences in Tāmaki Makaurau.

matchbox 2018 - Burn Her 2 - Q theatre

MATCHBOX helps to catapult artists further into a professional sphere and companies to grow their work and audience. Previous development seasons include: Burn Her (theatre), Medusa (Live Art), The Wilderness  (chamber music), Everything Anyone Ever Wanted (contemporary dance), Don Juan (cabaret/devised theatre)  and OTHER [chinese] (documentary theatre).