David Williamson


DAVID WILLIAMSON is Australia’s best-known and most widely performed playwright. His first full-length play, The Coming of Stork, was presented at La Mama Theatre in 1970 and was followed by The Removalists, Don’s Party, The Department, The Club, Travelling North,The Perfectionist, Sons of Cain, Emerald City, Top Silk, Money and Friends, Brilliant Lies, Sanctuary, Dead White Males, After the Ball, Corporate Vibes, Face to Face, Rupert, Nearer the Gods and Sorting out Rachel.

He has had over fifty plays produced. His plays have been translated into many languages and performed internationally, including major productions in London, Los Angeles, New York and Washington. As a screenwriter, Williamson has brought his own plays to the screen, including The Removalists, Don’s Party, The Club, Travelling North and Emerald City, along with his original screenplays for feature films, including Libido, Petersen, Gallipoli, Phar Lap, The Year of Living Dangerously and Balibo. The adaptation of his play Face to Face, directed by Michael Rymer, won the Panavision Spirit Award for Independent Film at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival. Williamson was the first person outside Britain to receive the George Devine Award (for The Removalists). His many awards include twelve Australian Writers’ Guild AWGIE Awards, five Australian Film Institute Awards for Best Screenplay, and in 1996 the United Nations Association of Australia Media Peace Award. In 2005 he was awarded the Richard Lane Award for services to the Australian Writers’ Guild. David has received four honorary doctorates and been made an Officer of the Order of Australia. Williamson has been named one of Australia’s Living National Treasures.

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AFTER THE BALL  add to cart
AMIGOS  add to cart
AT ANY COST?  add to cart
THE BIG TIME  add to cart
BRILLIANT LIES  add to cart
CHARITABLE INTENT  add to cart
THE CLUB  add to cart
A CONVERSATION  add to cart
CORPORATE VIBES  add to cart
CREDENTIALS  add to cart
DAVID WILLIAMSON: COLLECTED PLAYS VOLUME V  add to cart
DEAD WHITE MALES  add to cart
DON PARTIES ON  add to cart
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EMERALD CITY  limited
FACE TO FACE  add to cart
FAMILY VALUES  add to cart
THE GREAT MAN  limited
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THE JACK MANNING TRILOGY  add to cart
LET THE SUNSHINE  limited
NEARER THE GODS  add to cart
ODD MAN OUT  add to cart
OPERATOR  limited
THE REMOVALISTS  add to cart
RHINESTONE REX AND MISS MONICA  add to cart
RUPERT  limited
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SORTING OUT RACHEL  add to cart
TOP SILK  add to cart
UP FOR GRABS  add to cart
WHAT I WROTE- DAVID WILLIAMSON  add to cart
WILLIAMSON COLLECTED PLAYS VOL. IV  add to cart
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