REBECCA CLARKE studied acting at QUT. She has written poetry, short stories and for the theatre. In 2003 she was a writer with Belvoir B Sharp 24-Hour theatre project. As an actor she has performed on stage, film and television. Unspoken was Highly Commended for the Philip Parsons Playwriting Award and shortlisted for the 2006 NSW Premier's Literary Awards. At the 2005 Sydney Theatre Awards it won the Best Independent Production and Rebecca was awarded Best Newcomer. She also received a GLUG award for Performer on the Way.