The Zoey Louise Moonbeam Dawson Shakespeare Company, ‘Conviction’

Alumna Zoey Dawson (2014, I’m Trying To Kiss You) as The Zoey Louise Moonbeam Dawson Shakespeare Company presents Conviction at Darebin Arts’ Speakeasy. On the desperate shores of colonial Australia, two convict women disguise themselves as free settlers. They are hoping for another chance at life. But the arrival of a sinister redcoat sees their plans give way […]

Zoey Dawson in NEON

Alumna Zoey Dawson (Next Wave Festival 2014) presents Calamity: one wild woman with two wildly different stories. The gun-slinging, foul-mouthed cowgirl Calamity Jane has become a legend of the American Wild West. A spinster, a notorious liar and a violent drunk, she lived and dressed like a man in a protofeminist era – yet in her […]

Next Wave represents in this year’s Green Room Award nominations

Congratulations to all the Next Wave artists past and present who received nominations for the 2014 Green Room Awards! Next Wave Festival 2014 projects have taken 4 for 4 in the Outstanding Work by an Emerging Artist category. We wish you could all win! Best of luck to Shian Law (Personal Mythologies), Matthias Schack-Arnott (Fluvial), Dylan Sheridan (Terminal) and […]

Zoey Dawson at Griffin Theatre

Following sold out seasons in Melbourne and Brisbane, 2014 alumna Zoey Dawson (of collective I’m Trying to Kiss You) takes her critically acclaimed play The Unspoken Word is ‘Joe‘ to the Griffin Theatre Sydney. Written while dealing with a bad break up, the play reaches deeply into meta-theatrical satire.It’s presented as a ”play-reading” of a work by […]