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6 Feb 2012

Script development awards for Victorian playwrights

Playwrights invited to apply for $30,000 script development awards Applications are now open for The R E Ross Trust Playwrights’ Script Development Awards 2012. 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.
17 Jan 2012

The Boys are back...

Griffin Theatre is hosting a forum discussion featuring creative artists from the three major stage and film incarnations of The Boys by Gordon Graham.
5 Jan 2012

What a lark!

Emerging playwright Alison Rooke reflects on her experiences at the Lark Play Development Center in New York City.
4 Jan 2012

Max Afford deadline approaching

The Max Afford Award is an initiative of the late Thelma May Afford in memory of her husband, Max Afford. She wanted to provide young writers with the incentive to improve their creative writing as well as to enhance the general public’s appreciation of Australian drama and playwrights.
14 Dec 2011

National Play Festival 2012 line-up announced

PlayWriting Australia has announced the Showcase season for its National Play Festival in 2012. The five selected plays will be presented in the form of a polished reading.
1 Dec 2011

MKA agitprop agitates

MKA Artistic Director Tobias Manderson-Galvin talks about his controversial new play, which he describes as 'agitprop.'
25 Nov 2011

Verbatim theatre brings the past to life

Ilbijerri Theatre Company's latest production is a play derived from official testimonies before a 1881 Government Inquiry into the ‘Coranderrk Aboriginal Reserve’ in Victoria.
9 Nov 2011


NovemberISM is a month-long festival of new playwriting organised by Sydney based collective ISM.
9 Nov 2011

A play about everything

Finegan Kruckemeyer discusses his play This Uncharted Hour, which was inspired by a commission to write 'a play about everything in the world.'
6 Nov 2011

Van's plans for the Malthouse

Playwright Van Badham talks about her new role as Associate Artist (Writing) at Malthouse Theatre.

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