World of WearableArt Performer / Model Auditions 2023

Open auditions for the 2023 Show were held on May 7, 2023. We will be holding auditions for the 2024 Show in May 2024, more details will be available closer to the time.

For further enquiries please email Model & Special Projects Manager

WOW Movement Workshop, 10am-3pm, Saturday 20 May

In collaboration with modelling and talent agency, Kirsty Bunny Management, the World of WearableArt welcomes you to our WOW Movement Workshop – 10am-3pm, Saturday 20 May at Te Whaea Theatre, 11 Hutchison Rd, Newtown, Wellington.

This will be a movement workshop, a chance to upskill your auditioning experience. With the opportunity to talk with Malia Johnston (WOW Show Director) and other key personnel from within the theatrical spectacular that is WOW. Learn more about the WOW process from our performers and WOW family.


  • 10am registrations 
  • 11am Introductions & day format explained
  • 11.30am 6 min AV of Show & behind the scenes 
  • 11.40am Movement workshop
  • 12.45pm LUNCH 
  • 1.15pm Movement workshop continues 
  • 2.30pm Q & A with invited guests
  • 3pm End of day

The WOW Workshop is separate from our 2023 WOW Open Audition for Performers & Models (held 7 May), but it gives a chance for anyone over 13 years old to see behind-the-scenes of the WOW community, gain audition experience and confidence in an uplifting and supportive learning environment, this may also lead to opportunities within the WOW Show or with KBM Model agency.

If you have any questions of would like to learn more, please feel free to contact Leonie Trathen at

10am-3pm, Saturday 20 May
Te Whaea Theatre, 11 Hutchison Rd, Newtown, Wellington