Plays

The Glass Mermaid

Set on the Gold coast, Queensland, Sara Koch, a widowed antropologist, hires Janko Kavoic, a Croatian refugee working as a male escort, to wear the clothes and enact the gestures of her dead

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Wolf

Set in Melbourne, Australia, this play traces the odyssey of Daniel Lupus, sensualist and womaniser through the 1960’s, 70’s and 80’s. From the moment of his first sexual encounter,

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Les Enfants Du Paradis

A stage adaptation of the Jacques Prevert’s 1942 film – Large Cast.

Directed by Geoffrey Rush for the Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne.

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Miracles

An illiterate middle-aged cashier with deeply religious convictions, Immaculata, is working back late at the supermarket when God talks to her through the cash register – only God is female and

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Fidelity

Jane, a forty-two year old investment banker, is married to Jonathan, six years younger and a political theorist who’s been financially dependant on his wife for years. Jane also has a sister

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Seven Acts Of Love (as witnessed by a Cat)

Set in a room in a boarding house in Sydney, Australia between 1948 and 2008, it tracks the haunting of the ghost of Abraham, a Jewish Polish war refugee caught in limbo, and his cat Elijah,

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Radio plays

Queen Song

A ten year old moves into an old house in Sydney, she develops a relationship with the eccentric old ex-Airforce pilot who lives next door – a reclusive bachelor who keeps bees. She then finds

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Lionheart (radio play)

A lonely civil servant investigates a complaint about the roaring lions in the suburban neighbourhood. He stumbles upon a run-down private zoo; only the lions are left in their enclosure.

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Volkov (radio play)

The story of an elderly Russian cab driver working in Australia who was once a classical violinist in Stalin’s Soviet Union. He picks up a young Australian violinist on her way to an audition and

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One person plays

Homage

Both as a ten minute monologue (which won best comedy – Short and Sweet festival/Sydney 2004) and as a full length play):

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S.N.A.G (Sensitive New Age Guy)

Lloyd Winwright, an advertising executive married happily for fifteen years, comes home to discover his wife in bed with his twin sister who then set up home together. Devastated, Lloyd j

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Witchplay

Jewish medium and holocaust survivor, Batch Blattstein; is asked to contact a client’s dead mother. As she attempts to do so she is possessed by two other spirits (who, like herself, have been victims

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Short plays

CAGE

CAST: Three-hander – Two men, one woman Length: 30 minutes Genre: drama/thriller/late 1990’s CAGE is a short tense piece set in the hills of East Timor during the last invasion by Indonesia. It is a three-hander set in the early hours of dawn – a young Australian soldier (part of the UN presence) has been […]

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The Gun In History – the odyssey of a Luger gun (short play)

Handed down through three generations of Australian men, a dark look at sexuality and violence. Half an hour, six actors.

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Feast (short play)

Passover service at a secular Jewish family in the Australian suburb of Bondi. The eldest son Jacob, 18 yrs, is late. The Passover service begins without him. Just after they begin Jacob arrives

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