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16 Sep 2014

Tom's picks for September - Community Theatre

Every month or so our Literary Manager Tom Healey delves into our extensive catalogue and suggests plays suitable for community theatre groups.
11 Sep 2014

LOVE by Patricia Cornelius

I need to begin by declaring a conflict of interest: Patricia Cornelius is one of my favourite people in Australian theatre. I love Patricia, not just for her plays (which ache with empathy and possess a wry, powerful and distinctive voice) but also for her presence in the theatrical scene.
9 Sep 2014

Tom's picks for September - Schools

Every month or so our Literary Manager Tom Healey delves into our extensive catalogue and suggests plays suitable for secondary teachers.
8 Sep 2014

Writing in the dark

Angela Betzien on making theatre for young people in the Age of Anxiety.
2 Sep 2014

Tom's picks for September - Tertiary

Every month or so our Literary Manager Tom Healey delves into our extensive catalogue and suggests plays suitable for tertiary study.
28 Aug 2014

In conversation with Chris Dickins

We've recently listed 13 plays from Chris Dickins' extensive body of work at AustralianPlays.org - a goldmine for those looking for intelligent and lively texts for school groups. Many of his texts are issue-based and are great catalysts for discussion in the classroom, as well as being strong, theatrical and often very funny plays.
27 Aug 2014

Australian plays on stage - September 2014

Selected highlights from across the country this month.
19 Aug 2014

Tom's picks for August - Schools

Every month or so our Literary Manager Tom Healey delves into our extensive catalogue and suggests plays suitable for secondary teachers.
12 Aug 2014

Tom's picks for August - Community Theatre

Every month or so our Literary Manager Tom Healey delves into our extensive catalogue and suggests plays suitable for community theatre groups.
11 Aug 2014

Making Theatre: Meaning and Method

This essay is divided in two parts. The first is a personal reflection on my own theatre practice and a current struggle for meaning. The second, a search for answers, in the form of a transcript, is a discussion between Back to Back Theatre actors Scott Price, Sarah Mainwaring, Brian Tilley, Simon Laherty and Sonia Teuben, prompted by questions from me.

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