Transmission 2022

2022 PARTICIPANTS Christopher Paton Christopher Paton is an Actor, Playwright and Arts Educator based in Meanjin/ Brisbane. Growing up in the regional centre of Toowoomba, he developed a keen interest in the performing arts at an early age, going on to …

Playwright-in-Residence

PLAYWRIGHTS-IN-RESIDENCE Through the Playwright-in-Residence program, Playlab Theatre commissions playwrights to develop a new work for production. The development process for each work lasts as long as is needed, with playwrights provided with rigorous dramaturgical support and the resources necessary for an …

The Fledglings by Maxine Mellor

Published as a collection, Maxine Mellor’s The Fledglings and Merlynn Tong’s Good Grief are designed for Years 9-12 and can be edited, rearranged and re-imagined by an ensemble of students.

Good Grief by Merlynn Tong

Published as a collection, Merlynn Tong’s Good Grief and Maxine Mellor’s The Fledglings are designed for Years 9-12 and can be edited, rearranged and re-imagined by an ensemble of students.

Primary Years Bundle

  Drum Roll Please It’s Stevie Louise by Tanya Hennessy  *DIGITAL PUBLICATION THEMES: Friendship, Confidence, Growing Up LENGTH: 60 minutes NO. OF CHARACTERS: Large Cast SYNOPSIS: Meet Stevie Louise. She is an entrepreneur (that’s like a business person), an entertainer (obviously), …