Last night Radio National’s Airplay program broadcast my radio play, See how the leaf people run, and they’ll play it again on Thursday 30 August at 9pm. You can stream the radio play too for the next month from the RN website: See how the leaf people run on Airplay It was great to hear […]
The project Chaste I am working on is about Asian-Australian identity as it sits alongside Aboriginal identity. Here is an interesting blog by Michael Dangalaba about the concept of whiteness. One a related note, this makes me think of Andrew Bolt’s High Court case around racial vilification. Remember his comments that certain Aboriginal people were […]
A second development, January to February 2013, with support from the Australia Council. This is a documentary theatre piece about second-generation Asian Australians and our experiences of sex and sexuality. I have interviewed over 20 Asian-Australians as the basis of the text. Producer: Gorkem Acaroglu with Melbourne Theatre Company
Yay, I got an Australia Arts Start grant. This is $10,000 to help me with professional development support. One of the awesome things I will get to do is go to the United States in May-June 2013 to meet with Asian-American theatre-makers. Thanks Australia Council! More about these grants here: Arts Start grants.