Posts tagged with Writing

  1. Meet Louris van de Geer, Master of Writing for Performance graduate

    Louris van de Geer. Photo: Save Schulman, 2017.

    Louris van de Geer started her performance writing career as a teenager. Now a Master of Writing for Performance graduate, she talks to Sophie Duran about …

    precinct.finearts-music.unimelb.edu.au/2017/09/15/meet-louris-van-de-geer-master-of-writing-for-performance-graduate

  2. Censorship and celebration at La Mama

    La Mama Theatre. Wikimedia

    Fifty years of La Mama theatre is documented in the University of Melbourne Archives, offering an insight into the emergence of Melbourne’s avant-garde theatre scene in …

    precinct.finearts-music.unimelb.edu.au/2017/08/17/censorship-and-celebration-at-la-mama

  3. Graduates take Flight with five new plays

    A scene from Morgan Rose's coming-of-age play Virgins and Cowboys.

    precinct.finearts-music.unimelb.edu.au/2015/07/13/vca-graduates-take-flight-with-five-new-plays

  4. Beyond Sorry: colonial oppression on Australian stages

    Andrew Bovell’s adaptation of Kate Grenville’s The Secret River is a key example of post-Apology theatre. AAP Image/Heidrun Löhr

    By Andrew Harmsen, PhD candidate in writing for performance

    precinct.finearts-music.unimelb.edu.au/2015/05/25/beyond-sorry-colonial-oppression-on-australian-stages

  5. Three reasons Better Call Saul works: a scriptwriter’s perspective

    Photo Credit:Ben Leuner/AMC.

    By Philippa Burne, Lecturer in Screenwriting

    precinct.finearts-music.unimelb.edu.au/2015/04/10/three-reasons-better-call-saul-works-a-scriptwriters-perspective

  6. ANGRY SEXX

    ANGRY SEX promo shot. Photo: Sarah Walker

    By Rachel Perks

    precinct.finearts-music.unimelb.edu.au/2014/09/30/angry-sexx

  7. Valley of the Dolls: 40 years since the death of Jacqueline Susann

    By Luke Devenish, Lecturer in Screenwriting, VCA

    precinct.finearts-music.unimelb.edu.au/2014/05/12/valley-of-the-dolls-40-years-since-the-death-of-jacqueline-susann

  8. Student post: Rachel Ross (BFTV, 2013)

    Rachel Ross

    This weekend, students graduating from the VCA School of Film and Television showcase their works at the annual screenings at ACMI. Here, student filmmaker Rachel Ross …

    precinct.finearts-music.unimelb.edu.au/2013/12/13/student-post-rachel-ross-bftv-2013

  9. A champion of the arts: Dr Phillip Law

    Victorian College of the Arts Founding Council, 1972, Dr Philip Law is pictured sitting at the far right of the front row.

    He was known as ‘Mr Antarctica’, and led Australia’s Antarctic exploration for nearly 20 years, having completed a Bachelor of Science in 1937 and a Master …

    precinct.finearts-music.unimelb.edu.au/2012/10/29/a-champion-of-the-arts-dr-phillip-law

  10. Guest Post: Sam Strong (GDipDramArt (Direction), 2004)

    Sam in rehearsal for STC's 'Les Liaisons Dangereuses', 2012, photographer: Grant Sparkes-Carroll.

    Award-winning theatre director Sam Strong is the current Artistic Director of the Griffin Theatre Company. Here, he reflects on his time at the Victorian College of the …

    precinct.finearts-music.unimelb.edu.au/2012/08/30/guest-post-sam-strong-gdipdramartdirection-2004