How, in our globalised world, is a piece of theatre defined – by the origin of its makers, where it was made, content, or place of premiere? Are we restricted creatively by a preoccupation with a dated idea of ‘Australian’ content? Are contemporary Australian artists even concerned with their identity?
Join us in the Lawler for intimate, robust discussions tackling some of the questions faced by Australian storytellers and their audiences.
Daniel Schlusser – Director
Patricia Cornelius – Playwright
Nakkiah Lui – Writer
Sam Strong – Associate Artistic Director, MTC
Lyn Wallis – Director, Theatre, Australia Council for the Arts