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Arts Industry Card

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2013 Auckland Arts Festival invites you to experience some of the most entertaining, inspiring and relevant performing and visual arts that the world has to offer with a Festival Arts Industry Card.


The card is available only to professional artists, technicians and arts administrators working for a New Zealand based arts company, cooperative or ensemble or as a self employed professional artist.


It offers:

-       up to 50% discount on one ticket per performance to Auckland Arts Festival events on the day of the show if there is space available.


-       Advance purchases at Concession prices


-       Receiving other special offers via e-mail (where applicable)


If you are an arts professional as per above criteria and you are interested in a Festival Arts Industry Card, please fill in the questionnaire below and e-mail together with a passport-sized digital photograph of yourself to, subject line ARTIST CARD. Applications close on Tuesday 12 February 2013. They will be processed in February and successful applicants notified by the end of February by e-mail.


Once your eligibility is confirmed you can pick your Card up from two days before and during the Festival from the Festival Info Booth on Aotea Square. This card will be required to be shown at the time of purchase of tickets and at the door of the show.


Please note that only a limited number of Festival Arts Industry Cards are available and that this offer is not open to people working full-time for local or central government or institutions such as universities, arts councils and venues and galleries.


To download the application form click here.