The Disappearances Project, an intimate theatre work co-directed by CTP staff member, Yana Taylor, in which she also performs, received a Helpmann Award nomination in the ‘Best Regional Touring Production’ category. This piece explores the effects of long-term missing persons cases on family members and communities. It traces the trajectories of hope in the shattered lives of those left behind over years of police investigations in a range of unexplained disappearances. The Helpmann announcement follows rave reviews for the work at the Brighton Festival UK in May. This work was devised by a creative team from company version 1.0, including composer Paul Prestipino, performer-co-devisor, Irving Gregory, co-director David Williams, filmmaker Dan Jameison and cinematographer, Sean Bacon.
A famous Mary ‘pops’ into the CTP
Monash CTP is proud to announce that the inimitable Verity Hunt-Ballard – yes, that’s right for … Continue reading A famous Mary ‘pops’ into the CTP
CTP’s new Summer unit a success
Over the course of the Summer break, lecturers from the CTP ran a new unit, … Continue reading CTP’s new Summer unit a success
Monash CTP helping to showcase new writing
Monash CTP would like to congratulate Lonely Company for their outstanding festival of new writing, … Continue reading Monash CTP helping to showcase new writing
Asia_TOPA showcases new work from CTP student!
Cybec Electric 2017, as part of Asia_TOPA, was a series of readings of new works … Continue reading Asia_TOPA showcases new work from CTP student!
Emma Valente gets a GRAA nod for Cain and Abel
Monash CTP is proud to announce that one of our lecturers for the unit ‘Making … Continue reading Emma Valente gets a GRAA nod for Cain and Abel
Monash CTP has gone ‘social’!
! Monash CTP has become social media savvy With an engaging facebook page (that has … Continue reading Monash CTP has gone ‘social’!
Jane Montgomery Griffiths scores another GreenRoom Award nomination
Head of the Centre for Theatre & Performance, Associate Professor Jane Montgomery-Griffiths, has been nominated … Continue reading Jane Montgomery Griffiths scores another GreenRoom Award nomination
Catalyst funding for Book of Revelations’: performance research project responds to living with dementia
The Book of Revelations’ a research performance project by Dr Alison Richards, Adjunct Senior Lecturer in the Centre for Theatre and Performance, has been awarded $20,500 from the Commonwealth Ministry for the Arts’ Catalyst Fund.
UPRISING ★★★½ THE AGE “The two new plays are a snapshot of the issues that these students care about”
With increasing financial pressure being placed on tertiary arts-related courses, Uprising reminds us of the … Continue reading UPRISING ★★★½ THE AGE “The two new plays are a snapshot of the issues that these students care about”
‘Uprising’ opens at Malthouse Theatre
UPRISING By Patricia Cornelius and Melissa Reeves Directed by Susie Dee Presented by Monash Centre … Continue reading ‘Uprising’ opens at Malthouse Theatre
New Interdisciplinary BEOWULF Unit
CTP announces an exciting new unit! ATS2271 Beowulf: an Interdisciplinary Approach looks at this dynamic … Continue reading New Interdisciplinary BEOWULF Unit
Summer Unit in Presentation Skills
CTP is pleased to announce a new 6 point Summer Unit in Professional and Academic Presentation … Continue reading Summer Unit in Presentation Skills