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Griffin Award Winner 2020

Tasmania's Dylan Van Den Berg has been awarded the prestigious Griffin Award for new Australian playwriting for his piece, Way Back When. The accolade sees Van Den Berg being awarded $10,000 after beating out 130 other plays in an anonymous judging process featuring a panel of artists to be placed into a top five shortlist. […]

The Tragedy of Hamlet: Prince of Skidmark

One of Shakespeare’s classics is returning to the stage, but in a way that has never been seen before. Did someone say zombies, ninjas and dinosaurs…?  The Tragedy of Hamlet: Prince of Skidmark, which was written and performed by kid’s comedy duo, The Listies, is a performance which aims to have fun, breaking away from […]

Eight Gigabytes Of Hardcore Pornography

In the age of 'too much information' it was only a matter of time until someone skewered the often stark contrast between our public and private selves. Declan Greene’s play examines the “pervasive influence of readily available pornography on our cultural sexual imagination," he says. Two, average, middle-aged individuals, like the vast majority of us, […]