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14 Mar 2013

In conversation with Tom Holloway

On the afternoon of Saturday 9 May, before the opening night of 'As We Forgive', playwright Tom Holloway spoke with Tasmania Performs' Annette Downs about growing up in Tasmania, the evolution of his noteworthy career and the inspirations that feed his stories.
13 Mar 2013

Griffin Independent Submissions

Griffin Independent is Griffin’s annual season of new Australian and international writing co-presented with the country’s most exciting independent theatre-makers.
21 Feb 2013

Day one at the National Play Festival

While in Perth, we were keen to meet the new Artistic Director of Playwriting Australia (the organisation behind the festival), who took up the post only four weeks ago. Tim Roseman, who describes himself as a UK-based Anglo-Australian director and dramaturg, was Joint Artistic Director of Theatre503, a multi-award-winning new writing theatre in London, since 2007. He's arrived on Australia's playwriting scene at one of the busiest times of the year, to take the wheel as 13 playwrights and 36 actors from around the country descend upon WA's State Theatre Centre.
14 Feb 2013

Tom's picks for February

Every month or so our Literary Manager Tom Healey delves into our extensive catalogue and suggests plays suitable for secondary teachers, for tertiary study and for community theatre groups.
1 Feb 2013

2013 R E Ross Trust Script Development Awards

Applications are now open for The R E Ross Trust Playwrights’ Script Development Awards 2013. The awards are open to Victorian-based playwrights and deliver a total of $30,000 to support the development of plays as works-in-progress.
16 Jan 2013

2013 On Stage Calendar

Calendar of Australian productions on stage in 2013
5 Dec 2012

Connect: Playwright's Commission

The Creative Writing Program, Faculty of Creative Arts, UOW, in conjunction with Belvoir and the Copyright Agency Cultural Fund is commissioning an exciting new Australian play from an Australian playwright.
4 Dec 2012

2012 International Radio Playwriting Competition

The BBC World Service recently announced its shortlist for the 2012 International Radio Playwriting Competition. Featured amongst the list of 13 radio plays, drawn from over 1000 submissions worldwide, we are very happy to see the work of Australian playwright, Neva Grant.
28 Nov 2012

Tom's picks for November

Every month or so our Literary Manager Tom Healey delves into our extensive catalogue and suggests plays suitable for secondary teachers, for tertiary study and for community theatre groups.
26 Oct 2012

Tom's picks for October

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

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