107 Presents: The New Plot
TYPE: 107 PRESENTS, FESTIVAL, PERFORMANCE, SPECIAL EVENT
SPACE: PERFORMANCE SPACE
WHEN: From 4pm, performance at 7.30pm. 29 Mar 2017 – 9 Apr 2017
Launched by project ambassador Gale Edwards, The New Plot is a new development award for Australian Playwrights that has been created by 107 and ACA to foster professional development for writers and actors to bring new Australian stories to the stage.
The winning playwright will receive $10,000 cash, a 4 week artists residency at The Bundanon Trust and will be featured in the 2018, 107 Presents program across a full 3 week season.
Our 6 shortlisted plays have been selected by our expert panel Dean Carey, Philip Quast and Stephen Sewell. Over 10 nights, the scripts will be performed by a newly-formed company of actors, directed by Adam Cook and Troy Harrison. The panel will select the final winner to receive the above prize package.
Performance dates: Wednesday - Sunday, March 29th - April 9th. 3 Plays each night, Group A and Group B alternating. Short intervals between each play.
The Top 6 Plays:
(Group A, performing 29th & 31st March, 2nd, 6th, 8th April)
Christine Davey with script ‘The Last Tiger’ - VIC
Katie Pollock with script ‘The Becoming’ - NSW
Sarah Doyle with script ‘Don’t Tell Indi’ - NSW
(Group B, performing 30th March, 1st, 5th, 7th, 9th April)
Diane Stubbings with script ‘Entangled’ - VIC
Steve McCall with script ‘Safekeeping’ - NSW
Zachary Sheridan with script ‘Head Case’ - WA
Tickets: 1 night - $30 + gst and booking fee.
2 nights - $50 + gst and booking fee. Book here.
Doors open 6pm, show starts 7.30pm.
Bar open from 4pm with tunes, dumplings + drinks. Plus from 6pm enjoy the Rooftop Garden Exhibition + live music.