Stephen has had 20 plays and four short films produced, and five Poetry and Image Exhibitions. He has been commissioned often and has directed and performed his work. He has won two AWGIE Awards from The Australian Writers Guild, an Adelaide Fringe Award, The Rhonda Jancovic Poetry Award for Social Justice, The 2018 Goolwa Poetry Cup, The 2018 SA Writers Centre / Feast Short Story Prize, and many press awards. He was Shortlisted for the Patrick White and Queensland Premier Drama Awards, Overland’s Fair Australia Fiction Prize, a Greenroom Best Independent Actor Award and many poetry prizes. He has received International literature residencies from The Australia Council to Canada, USA and Ireland, an Asia-link literature residency India and an Island Of Residencies to Tasmania.
His plays have been read, toured and produced and he has performed nationally and internationally. He has been Artistic Director of many events including community arts events and productions. He has worked with theatre companies nationally.
His plays and poems have been published nationally and internationally. His poetry collection real and unreal was selected for The 2018 Chapbook Project and published by ICOE Press Australia.
Stephen has performed his acclaimed solo shows, Appalling Behaviour and Almost Face To Face widely.