‘The Agitators’ is coming to Hay these school holidays
OUTBACK THEATRE RETURNS TO HAY During the second week of the school holidays (16-20 July), artists from Outback Theatre will be back in town to develop a new piece of theatre with local young creatives. The last time artists from Outback Theatre for Young People (OTYP) spent time in Hay, the result was the roving […]
The Echo In Our Walls – Performance Outcome – Hay, April 2016
“Outback Theatre has been a wonderful experience for my children…the team were very professional and passionate about the artistic development of kids in our isolated community. Thank you.” Participant’s Father The Echo in our Walls Project ran throughout 2015 & 2016 and engaged the young people of Hay in the local and oral histories of […]
The Echo in our Walls 2015 – Stage 1 – Hay
The Echo In Our Walls 2015 – Stage 1 The Echo in Our Walls is a project that uses the historic house and garden Bishop’s Lodge as venue and inspiration for a promenade theatre piece. The Echo in Our Walls launched with a creative development in Hay this September. The young people of Hay and […]
Outback Story Generator
Outback Story Generator is an online story-sharing project that engaged young people from the small towns of Hay, Griffith and Deniliquin in southwest NSW. This project reached over 200 young people across 300 kilometres and ran from the 3rd March to the 17th April 2014. Playwright Jessica Bellamy worked with young people to develop their […]
EMERGE: Riverina Playwright Commission
Sharing Regional Stories with the World: Submissions Now Closed ABOUT THE COMMISSION Outback Theatre for Young People is offering a $10,000 playwriting commission and mentorship for a young regional playwright to create a work (50 Minutes to and hour, one act) that brings regional voices and stories to the stage. The EMERGE Commission will nurture […]
DREAMINGS Outback Theatre for Young People’s, Alive and Kicking 2011, presents ‘Dreamings’, made in collaboration with young people from Hay, NSW. dreamings upload from Outback Theatre for Young People on Vimeo.
Junkyard Hustle Junkyard Hustle is a short silent film shot at the Hay Gaol Museum, NSW, in collaboration with Year 9/10 students of Hay War Memorial High School. This film was one of many outcomes of Outback Theatre for Young People’s ‘Alive and Kicking’ Project. Junkyard from Outback Theatre for Young People on Vimeo.
OTYP in Hay
Hay is situated in the western Riverina region of south western New South Wales, Australia, and has a population of 2,636 (2006 Census). It is one of the country’s leading wool growing and sheep meat producing areas and has irrigated crops such as watermelon, broccoli and lettuce. In October 2012, the young people of Hay […]