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Outback Theatre for Young People is seeking EOIs from the community to be considered for nomination to the OTYP Board of Directors. OTYP is dedicated to creating innovative, participant-owned youth theatre. We engage young people, aged 4 to 26 years, from throughout the Riverina region in collaborative, generative theatre projects that celebrate their lives and […]

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Outback Theatre for Young People receives $100,000 Catalyst funding

Member for Farrer, Sussan Ley, today welcomed $100,000 for Outback Theatre for Young People, part of the second tranche of funding for Catalyst – Australian Arts and Culture Fund. “I am pleased that Outback Theatre for Young People has received funding from Catalyst and understand that two large scale community events are planned over the […]

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A Week in the Country – by Jessica Bellamy

[wzslider]Last week, commissioned Playwright Julian Larnach, Mentor Jessica Bellamy and Creative Producer Claire Harris got together at HotHouse Thetare’s Country House for the first in a series of residencies to develop Julian’s work for staging in OTYP’s 2015 Season. We were lucky enough to work with HotHouse’s Studio Ensemble, meet some new cow friends and […]

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Little Movers and Makers – Deniliquin

Outback Theatre for Young People’s Little Movers and Makers Project Little Movers and Makers sees Outback Theatre artist, Mandy Field work with two playgroups in Deniliquin; the Aboriginal Jyldamenk Playgroup and the Young Parents Group, which will result in a community performance. The project will offer an introductory theatrical experience for local young children and […]

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Outback Theatre for Young People (OTYP) Announces Winner of Riverina Playwright Commission

Outback Theatre for Young People has today announced Julian Larnach, winner of the EMERGE: Riverina Playwright Commission. Julian’s Play, M.I.A, will be developed through a comprehensive mentoring process with Jessica Bellamy, and is set to premiere at Griffith Regional Theatre in June 2015, tour to Deniliquin and finish with a season at Australian Theatre for […]

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Gifts of Translation and Harmony Day in Swan Hill

Join us for a cultural feast this Harmony Day at Riverside Park in Swan Hill, on Saturday 22 March 2014, from 4pm. Our ‘Gifts of Translation’ communities and partners will be there to help us celebrate. Come and find our cultural hub, right near the stage and join in on some weaving, henna tattooing, salon […]

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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 […]

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