Artist Applications

Applications for WOMAD aotearoa 2025 are now open!


We are currently seeking applications for artists for the following areas: 

  • Site Performance (roving or static)
  • Stage Performance (music or dance)
  • Kidzone/Children's Area (workshop, activity, performance)
  • Te Paepae Maori Culture (workshops and activities)




17 June  - 30 August 2024 - Application period.
2 September 2024 - Applications close (Nb: applications may close earlier or later depending on the volume of applications).
end of September 2024 - Applicants are notified of the outcome, and the contracting period for successful applicants begins.
14-16 March 2025 - WOMAD NZ Festival.

Due to the many applications, we receive, contact will only be made if more information is required. We ask that you please DO NOT email us to find out how your application is progressing.

Image: Vanessa Laurie