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4 Apr 2014

Australian plays on stage - April 2014

27 Mar 2014

Lee Lewis - Part 3: Cultural Leadership

In the final instalment of our discussion with Griffin Theatre Artistic Director, Lee Lewis, we tackle the issue of cultural leadership in Australia and the role of the artist in our national conversation. Lee and AustralianPlays.org Literary Manager, Tom Healey, discuss the importance of programming work that progresses this conversation and resonates beyond the live event.
24 Mar 2014

Lee Lewis - Part 2: Developing new work

We've been keen to sit down for a chat with Griffin Artistic Director Lee Lewis for some time. On a recent visit to Sydney we finally managed to pay her a visit, at a time when Donna Abela's Jump for Jordan was heading into previews and Lee was getting ready to take MTC's Rupert to Washington, which is currently playing at The Kennedy Center until tomorrow night...
14 Mar 2014

Lee Lewis - Part 1: Directing new work

We've been keen to sit down for a chat with Griffin Artistic Director Lee Lewis for some time. On a recent visit to Sydney we finally managed to pay her a visit, at a time when Donna Abela's Jump for Jordan was heading into previews and Lee was getting ready to take MTC's Rupert to Washington, which is currently playing at The Kennedy Center until tomorrow night...
3 Mar 2014

Tom's picks for March - Community Theatre

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

Tom's picks for March - Tertiary

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

A Single Act

Jane Bodie’s A Single Act came out of “Blueprints”- a brave and wonderful development initiative from the Sydney Theatre Company. Headed up by former AD of Griffin and the current director of the Australian office of the British Council, Nick Marchand, it was a laboratory that operated within the STC, specifically dedicated to the generation of new texts for performance. it nurtured many writers (including Bodie, Ben Ellis and Brendan Cowell amongst many others), through in-house development and public productions. it is an initiative that is sorely missed in the current development landscape.
27 Feb 2014

Tom's picks for March - Schools

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

Australian plays on stage - March 2014

13 Feb 2014

Tom's picks for February - Community Theatre

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

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