Study acting in Auckland

September 17, 2021

Interested in a career in acting? APPLY NOW to Unitec Institute of Technology to secure your audition for one of Aotearoa’s top Drama Schools, located in the hub of New Zealand’s thriving screen industry.

The first round of auditions will be done online this year.

  1.  Once you have applied to audition on the Unitec website acting page, you will be asked to create a 90 second video of yourself performing a work of your choice.
  2. You will then email a downloadable Vimeo, WeTransfer or DropBox link of your performance with a one-page letter telling us about yourself and why you want to study acting at Unitec. More instructions be given to you after you apply to audition.
  3. The deadline for the video audition submissions will be 11 October 2021.
  4. Successful applicants will be invited back to the second round of auditions which will be conducted in person from 30 October- 7 November in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch.

Application Deadline: 4 October, 2021

If you have any questions, please email our Acting team at or visit for more info.