Past Projects

Folk Song

   2018 Jul/17th

Folk Song (the Bordertowns Project) is a new work created by the young people of the Berrigan Shire in collaboration with playwright Julian Lanarch, directed by Alyson Evans. Over 2016, an ensemble of young artists learned skills in verbatim theatre (a form of documentary theatre where a play is made using the actual words of real [...]

Balranald Circus Presents ‘Sideshow’

   2014 Dec/12th

The Balranald Circus is at it again! Come and join us this Saturday, 13th December at Greenham park in Balranald, from 7pm to watch the wonderful SIDESHOW creations of the young people of Balranald Cenral School, under the watchful eyes of Bec Cooen and Scott McBurnie.

Gifts of Translation Festival – Swan Hill – 6 September 4pm

   2014 Aug/29th

Outback Theatre For Young People invites you to Gifts of Translation, a celebratory cultural festival in Swan Hill on 6 September 2014.   Over two years, we have been working closely with the African Communities of Swan Hill in a cultural sharing project. The outcome; a wonderful celebration of theatre, dance, food and art. Come [...]

Little Movers and Makers – Deniliquin

   2014 Jul/10th

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 [...]

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

   2014 Jun/19th

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 [...]

Gifts of Translation and Harmony Day in Swan Hill

   2014 Mar/18th

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 [...]

Outback Story Generator

   2014 Feb/26th

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 [...]