December 12, 2019

I know it’s the holidays, so I’m supposed to be putting out a holiday message at this time but I felt it was important to say something to finish the decade that wasn’t just a touchy feely platitude.

At the start of the week the government declared its priorities for th...

November 8, 2019

It’s Term 4 and we all know what that means… monologue time! Here are 5 tips we've pulled together to pass onto students as they search for the perfect monologue.

1. STRUCTURE

Does your monologue have a clear moment of change for the character?

Many monologues create...

July 4, 2019

This is the first I’ve put pen to paper to articulate this – so follow me here and let me know your thoughts!

We have a word for the functional understanding of language… literacy.

We have a word for the functional understanding of mathematics… numeracy.

But what’s our wo...

May 18, 2019

Can I just say how amazing libraries are?

These are the ultimate community spaces: free to use for the community, full of interesting things and connected to such a diverse spread of our society.

Matriark focuses on building audiences from the ground up and I’ve been mea...

March 28, 2019

Every theatre history textbook I own, every class I’ve ever taken has always started