Biography

Education

University of Sydney – B.Mus and B.A (English major) – 1973-1978; M.Teach – 2006-2007

Trinity College of London – L.T.C.L.

A.Mus.A

Plays/film/video scripts

Adventures Abroad in Science – National Science Week, Live online stream – co-script and skit writer (2020)

For Dramatis Scientificae: currently in production: co-writer of short skits as part of web series. (2019 – current)

The Poet’s Guide to Science – a sceptic think tank – Questacon for Enlighten Festival (2019); Powerhouse Museum, Adelaide Fringe, Sydney Fringe (2019)

Rumpelstiltskin and the Case of the Disappearing Research Grants – Smith’s Alternative, Canberra (2019)

Vera Lynn, Soup Kitchens and the Lesbians Upstairs– Canberra Playhouse (2018)

Rhapsody on a Wet Day – Youth Theatre, Ryde Secondary College (2017)

The Train Station at the End of the Universe – Youth Theatre, Ryde Secondary College (2016)

Earlier plays

AA Infinity – Cat and FIddle, Balmain

Great Leaping Legends – Belvoir St, Sydney, dir. Glenn Butcher

The Argentine Antser – Troupe Theatre, Adelaide, dir. Ira Seidenstein

Two Big Silly Giants – Darling Harbour, dir. Bill Mather

For Lamplight Theatre – touring schools throughout NSW, Tasmania, Northern Territory, ACT, SA – and for the Youth Education Program, Adelaide Festival, Bay St Theatre and the Seymour Centre: Cook’s Cook’s Cat; Nothing but Nonsense; Puppet Tears; Desperately Seeking Sorcerers; Planet of the Socks

For Bill Posters Theatre – touring as above – The Missing Note; Banana-skins and Bruises; Time and Again