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10 Sep 2012
Fringe festivals are a time of new discoveries, for audiences and participants alike. We caught up emerging playwright Ildiko Susany who's preparing a show for Sydney Fringe 2012.
3 Sep 2012
Lachlan Philpott's reputation as one of the country's outstanding playwrights was cemented with a recent AWGIE win. In this Fresh Ink video, he talks about his process and inspirations.
29 Aug 2012
Fringe festivals are a time of new discoveries, for audiences and participants alike. We caught up with a debut playwright called Monica Zanetti, who's preparing a show for Sydney Fringe 2012.
27 Aug 2012
The Australian Writers’ Guild has announced the recipients of the 45th annual AWGIE Awards.
27 Aug 2012
Griffin Theatre Company today announced that Lee Lewis has been appointed its new Artistic Director.
21 Aug 2012
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.
15 Aug 2012
Applications are invited for the Rodney Seaborn Playwrights Award to develop a new play or approved performing arts project.
9 Aug 2012
The shortlisted plays in the drama category of the Victorian Premier's Literary Awards have been announced. There are five annual award categories (fiction, non-fiction, drama, poetry, young adult) each with a prize of $25 000.
2 Aug 2012
It's application season as universities around Australia call for new entrants to their performing arts courses. We've compiled an overview of the contemporary Australian plays we have available, of those that are listed in the application and audition materials for NIDA, WAAPA and the University of Ballarat.
27 Jul 2012
AustralianPlays.org reports on an Australian play on stage: Ingle Knight's The Fremantle Candidate at Deckchair Theatre. It deals with the period of John Curtin's political career in which he struggled to regain the seat of Fremantle.