Crash Test Drama

Crash Test Drama Hits Cronulla

Crash Test Drama Hits Cronulla

I’m embarrassed to admit that, after eleven years in Sydney, I have yet to visit Cronulla. Well now, I have a reason. The lovely Graham Yates and Pat Brennan are launching a Cronulla version of Crash Test Drama. Pioneered by Harry Paternoster in Melbourne, Crash Test Drama is a great way of trying out and [...]

“Sock” wins Judges Choice at Crash Test Drama

I’m pleased to announce that I won the Judges Choice Award at Crash Test Drama on 29 November 2010 for my ten-minute play “Sock”. It was a night of strong plays with short, snappy dramas in the first half, some challenging stuff and comedies in the second half. “Sock” highlights the pain, humour and emotion [...]

How to write a ten-minute play

Frankly I’m too busy to sit through some three-hour theatre epic let alone write one; there’s the dishes to wash, the dog needs a bath and I’ve got a few episodes of ‘Lost’ just screaming to be watched. But a ten minute play, well that’s easy. If it only takes ten minutes to watch, it [...]

New play wins Peoples choice vote at Crash Test Drama Sydney

Crash Test Drama 2010 enjoyed its second show on Monday 10th May, with a strong line-up of plays dealing with everything from salami to suicide to reality TV. My play “Between a Rock and a Hard Place’ won the Peoples choice vote and was offered a spot in Crash Test’s finals on 2nd of August, [...]

Crash Test Drama – New Play ‘Betweenarockandahardplace”

The plays for Crash Test Drama May have been announced and one of them is mine. Monday 10th May – Plays 1. A New Love Written by Mary Zegura Directed by Garth Campbell 2. Marburg Written by Prue Clark Directed by Uma Kali Shakti Director’s protegee, Mei 3. When Life Becomes A Play Written by [...]

Play (with) Misty for me – Reading tonight

I’ll have my first reading of ‘Play (with) Misty for me’ tonight at Crash Test Drama, Newtown Theatre, Sydney. The play is to be directed by Anne Delaney and a cast chosen on the night. Starts 7.30, tickets $10. 12 short plays to be read with audience voting and prizes for best play and best [...]

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