Dan’s plays include SLAP. BANG. KISS. (Melbourne Theatre Company), Loaded (with Christos Tsiolkas, adapted from his book of the same name, Malthouse Theatre), Mad as a Cute Snake (with Amelia Evans), Merciless Gods (Little Ones Theatre, adapted from the book by Christos Tsiolkas), Jurassica (Red Stitch), Bambert’s Book of Lost Stories (Barking Gecko Theatre Company), Turbine (Malthouse Theatre) and Cut Snake (with Amelia Evans, Arthur). He has won awards for his work on Merciless Gods (Green Room Award: Independent Theatre – Writing), Jurassica (Green Room Award: Theatre Companies – Writing New Writing for the Australian Stage), Bambert’s Book of Lost Stories (Helpmann Award: Best Presentation for Children, also nominated for Best New Australian Work), and Cut Snake (Melbourne Fringe Awards: Best Emerging Writer; also nominated for two Green Room awards). Dan was a resident writer at Melbourne Theatre Company 2017-2019.
by Dan Giovannoni
"a deeply personal reflection about the idea or story of home and the Australian experience of being a child or ...