Broken has a reading in downtown LA this month – gorgeous cast and director Leah Patterson has been utterly gorgeous to work with, and sold the house out! Check out the gorgeous mob here: https://www.facebook.com/aussietheatreco/photos/a.738282612860590.1073741830.731483753540476/1449858461702998/?type=3&theater
…so hot off the press, Broken will have a reading in Dublin at Easter time this year. Company Rough Magic has picked it up with a view to 2018 production, first stage: a reading at The Abbey! I just booked my flights – over the moon!
So delighted that Broken won Best Ensemble at the Sydney Theatre Awards this month. It’s a great credit to the cast and team of the Darlinghurst Theatre production. Congratulations to Darlinghurst Theatre Company, director Shannon Murphy, actors Sarah Enright, Ivan Donato and Rarriwuy Hick, Producer Amy Harris, Artistic Director GlennTerry, Sound Designer James Brown, Lighting Designer Benjamin Brockman, Set Designer Sophie Fletcher and Stage Manager Melanie Stanton. Also to Tania-Lee Turbin, Richard Whitehouse, Simon Boyd and Brett Wilbe, Aiden Brennan, Rebecca Michel. GO you good things.
Nick Enright was a legend, and all of us involved in the 2015 Darwin premiere are extremely proud to have Broken mentioned in collaboration with his memory. Thank you Judges, NSW Premier’s Department et al.
Overwhelmed by the news that Broken won the 2016 Victorian Prize for Literature as well as the Victorian Premier’s Literary Award for Drama. Thank you Victoria!
Happy and humbled that Broken has been nominated for this terrific award: http://www.wheelercentre.com/projects/victorian-premier-s-literary-awards-2016/broken