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STC's Patrick White Fellow, Award Winner And Emerging Writers Group Announced Photo STC's Patrick White Fellow, Award Winner And Emerging Writers Group Announced
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 4, 2021

Angus Cerini has been appointed Sydney Theatre Company's new Patrick White Playwrights Fellow, just six months after his gothic two-hander Wonnangatta starring Hugo Weaving and Wayne Blair marked the Company's return to the stage following last year's industry shutdown. 

Call For Entries Open For 2020 Patrick White Playwrights Award & Fellowship Photo Call For Entries Open For 2020 Patrick White Playwrights Award & Fellowship
by Stephi Wild - Oct 26, 2020

Sydney Theatre Company is inviting applications from Australia's talented playwrights for the 2020 Patrick White Playwrights Award and expressions of interest for the Patrick White Playwrights Fellowship. The prizes are designed to benefit both emerging and established writers and have a total prize pool of $32,500.  

BWW REVIEW: Challenging Ordinary Humans To Do Better, SUPERHEROES Explores The Univer Photo BWW REVIEW: Challenging Ordinary Humans To Do Better, SUPERHEROES Explores The Universal Need To Take Ownership And Responsibility Of Our Actions.
by Jade Kops - Oct 3, 2020

The need for a return to taking personal responsibility is reinforced in the world premiere of Mark Rogersa?? SUPERHEROES.  

Griffin Theatre Company Returns With SUPERHEROES Photo Griffin Theatre Company Returns With SUPERHEROES
by Alexa Criscitiello - Aug 31, 2020

Griffin Theatre Company is returning to the Sydney theatre scene with Superheroes, a play about two women on opposite sides of the world living small lives in a time of big politics, playing at the Seymour Centre's Reginald Theatre from 25th September to 24th October.

100 Playwrights Will Join Forces For DEAR AUSTRALIA Livestream Event Photo 100 Playwrights Will Join Forces For DEAR AUSTRALIA Livestream Event
by Stephi Wild - Jun 22, 2020

50 fearless and inspiring short works from some of Australia's best playwrights will be simultaneously livestreamed by more than 30 performing arts organisations from across Australia between the 2-5 July.

5 Browns, Da Vinci, MOMIX and Snooki Are Coming to Mayo Performing Arts Center Photo 5 Browns, Da Vinci, MOMIX and Snooki Are Coming to Mayo Performing Arts Center
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 2, 2020

5 Browns, Da Vinci, MOMIX and Snooki are coming to the Mayo Performing Arts Center at the end of the January and Early February.

Griffin Theatre Company Announces 2020 Season Photo Griffin Theatre Company Announces 2020 Season
by Stephi Wild - Aug 25, 2019

In 2020 Griffin Theatre Company celebrates the 50th birthday of the Stables Theatre and presents a Main Season of five plays featuring fresh new perspectives, heartbreak, adventure and life-affirming joy.

Playwright Mark Rogers Wins The 2019 Griffin Award For His Play SUPERHEROES Photo Playwright Mark Rogers Wins The 2019 Griffin Award For His Play SUPERHEROES
by Stephi Wild - Jun 3, 2019

Griffin Theatre Company has awarded Mark Rogers the 2019 Griffin Award for new Australian writing for his play Superheroes.

Nakkiah Lui Is The New Sydney Theatre Company Patrick White Playwrights Fellow Photo Nakkiah Lui Is The New Sydney Theatre Company Patrick White Playwrights Fellow
by Stephi Wild - May 9, 2019

Sydney Theatre Company announced last night that Nakkiah Lui is the 2018 STC Patrick White Playwrights Fellow. It was also announced that this year's Patrick White Playwrights Award recipient is Mark Rogers for his play Superheroes, which was presented as a rehearsed reading to a sell-out audience at the Richard Wherett Studio in the Roslyn Packer Theatre.

Melbourne Knowledge Week Announces Arts House Program Photo Melbourne Knowledge Week Announces Arts House Program
by Stephi Wild - Apr 11, 2019

In a new partnership with Melbourne Knowledge Week, Arts House will introduce fresh dangers that look at the dizzying maze of digital extremism and present the notorious video game that puts players in the shoes of a refugee escaping detention. The internationally acclaimed one man show, The Believers Are But Brothers, created by iconoclastic UK theatremaker, Javaad Alipoor, will lead audiences deep into an electronic labyrinth of terrorists, neofascists and fantasists.

2018 Grants And Rodney Seaborn Playwrights Award Announced By Seaborn, Broughton & Wa Photo 2018 Grants And Rodney Seaborn Playwrights Award Announced By Seaborn, Broughton & Walford Foundation
by Stephi Wild - Dec 11, 2018

At a Christmas gathering at the new premises of the Seaborn, Broughton & Walford Foundation in Neutral Bay recently, the successful recipients of its 2018 Grants were announced. The Foundation provides financial and practical support for a wide variety of individuals and organisations involved in Australian theatre and performing arts including the funding of an annual grants program.

The National Ballet of Canada Posts Surplus for Ninth Consecutive Season Photo The National Ballet of Canada Posts Surplus for Ninth Consecutive Season
by Rebecca Russo - Nov 1, 2018

Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada and Barry Hughson, Executive Director today announced the great artistic and financial success of the 2017/18 season, which resulted in an operating surplus for the ninth consecutive year. The Annual General Meeting was held today at 6:30 pm at The Walter Carsen Centre for The National Ballet of Canada in Toronto.

Mark Rogers TOM WILLIAM MITCHELL To Close Merrigongx 2018 With A Bang Photo Mark Rogers TOM WILLIAM MITCHELL To Close Merrigongx 2018 With A Bang
by Stephi Wild - Jul 16, 2018

Woodcourt Art Theatre in association with Merrigong Theatre Company present Tom William Mitchell, by lauded, local playwright and director and UoW alumni, Mark Rogers. Tom William Mitchell is the exciting final production of the inaugural 2018 MERRIGONGX season.

East Tennessee Distillery Opens Distribution in California Photo East Tennessee Distillery Opens Distribution in California
by Marina Kennedy - Apr 13, 2018

Sugarlands Distilling Company, distillers of award-winning spirits, is expanding their distribution to the state of California through Mexcor Importers. The expansion is evidence of remarkable growth in the four-year-old company.

All-New Season of Hit Series MOONSHINERS Premieres on Discovery Today Photo All-New Season of Hit Series MOONSHINERS Premieres on Discovery Today
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2017

Rise and 'shine for the all-new season of MOONSHINERS, returning to Discovery today, November 14 at 9pm ET/PT. The battle continues! Moonshiners are back in the woods, fighting rival shiners, hiding from law enforcement and struggling against Mother Nature to keep their liquor flowing and business booming.

All-New Season of Hit Series MOONSHINERS Premieres on Discovery 11/14 Photo All-New Season of Hit Series MOONSHINERS Premieres on Discovery 11/14
by Caryn Robbins - Oct 26, 2017

Rise and 'shine for the all-new season of MOONSHINERS, returning to Discovery on Tuesday, November 14 at 9pm ET/PT. The battle continues! Moonshiners are back in the woods, fighting rival shiners, hiding from law enforcement and struggling against Mother Nature to keep their liquor flowing and business booming.

DAVINCI & MICHELANGELO: THE TITANS EXPERIENCE Comes to Mizner Park Cultural Center
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2017

???????The "Discover DaVinci & Michelangelo: The Titans Experience" national touring theater performance makes its Palm Beach County debut at the Mizner Park Cultural Center in Boca Raton on Monday, March 27, 2017 for an Opening Night 7:30pm performance to benefit Friends of the Uffizi Gallery.

Over 52,000 Visit International Dance Festival Birmingham 2016
by Marianka Swain - May 26, 2016

Audiences of over 52,000 enjoyed an impressive range of world-class dance performances and events at International Dance Festival Birmingham 2016 (IDFB 2016), up by over 50% in comparison to the previous festival in 2014.  One of Europe's biggest and most diverse dance festivals, the fifth edition from 1-22 May, produced by DanceXchange in partnership with Birmingham Hippodrome, was a considerable success.

Mark & Mary's Debut Album 'I Line My Days Along Your Weight' Out Today
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2014

During the coldest days of January 2014, Mark Rogers & Mary Byrne recorded their debut album as a duo, I Line My Days Along Your Weight, set for release on Important Records today, Ocotober 14.

Mark & Mary's Debut Album 'I Line My Days Along Your Weight' Out 10/14
by Caryn Robbins - Aug 6, 2014

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