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Q&A with Set & costume Designer, Fiona Bruce

Posted by Kerry on 30 August 2012 | | 0 Comments

Set and costume design is the lynchpin of a production, transporting the actors from the theatre stage to a completely different place, time or even world. Adam Mitchell, director of our upcoming production Boy Gets Girl, chose the fresh, new talent Fiona Bruce as the set and costume designer for this show.

Interview with Alison van Reeken

Posted by Kerry on 29 August 2012 | | 0 Comments

Our upcoming production Boy Gets Girl is a stalker thriller by American playwright Rebecca Gilman. Perth actor Alison van Reeken plays the main character, Theresa, who meets Tony on a blind date, realises they aren’t meant to be and ends it, but Tony won’t give up.

Shortlisted Writers Chosen for the Richard Burton Award for Playwriting

Posted by Kerry on 21 August 2012 | | 0 Comments

Six writers have been shortlisted from the pool of entries for the Richard Burton Award for Playwriting, created by Sally Burton in association with Black Swan State Theatre Company. These shortlisted writers will now create and submit a treatment for a proposed new work, out of which two will be awarded commissions. With a prize pool of $30,000, the Richard Burton Award for Playwriting is one of the richest in Australia.

Interview with Adam Mitchell, director of Boy Gets Girl

Posted by Kerry on 21 August 2012 | | 0 Comments

Adam Mitchell, the director of our upcoming production Boy Gets Girl, has done several shows with Black Swan in the past, including 2011’s acclaimed When The Rain Stops Falling, and the HotBed Ensemble productions including The Shape of Things and pool (no water).