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TAKING IT OUT TO THE EDGE: with Tom Healey

SATURDAY 18 APRIL 2015 – TWO FREE EVENTS! Join Tom Healey, Literary Manager of the Australian Script Centre, in a discussion that centres on the relationship between playwrights, dramaturgs (freelance and company based) and theatre companies around the country. How do we negotiate between what we want to say, how we want to say it and what has a chance of getting produced? How do we keep our identity and power as artists AND get ourselves heard? Read more...

GETTING YOUR WORK OUT THERE: A PRACTICAL MANIFESTO FOR PLAYWRIGHTS

SATURDAY 18 APRIL 2015 - TWO FREE EVENTS! There's more to being a playwright than writing plays. Reaching an audience for one thing. Paying bills for another. You'll hear four different perspectives on pitching your work, applying for grants, protecting your intellectual property and generally surviving the logistical and economic vagaries of the playwriting life. Read more...

Nurture for NEW Writers Workshop

Sun 3 May with a follow-up session on Sun 7 June 2015: Hellie Turner invites aspiring playwrights to join her in an exploration of the craft and process required for the development of a play script. From first seed to final draft - bring along your best idea, your deep enthusiasm and your absolute willingness to engage, as this will be a workshop with the emphasis being on “work”. Read more...