2019 Programmes

Witi Ihimaera

Witi Ihimaera
Photo by Andi Crown

AOTEAROA NEW ZEALAND

Witi Ihimaera is the author of award-winning fiction, short stories, scripts, essays, memoir and libretto including The Whale Rider and The Matriarch. Man, Sitting In A Garden, for which he wrote the libretto, premieres at the Festival and he is co-editor of Pūrākau – Māori Myths Retold.