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6 Feb 2012
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
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
Emerging playwright Alison Rooke reflects on her experiences at the Lark Play Development Center in New York City.
4 Jan 2012
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
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 Artistic Director Tobias Manderson-Galvin talks about his controversial new play, which he describes as 'agitprop.'
25 Nov 2011
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
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
Playwright Van Badham talks about her new role as Associate Artist (Writing) at Malthouse Theatre.