May 26, 2020

The Youth Arts Sector in Australia is suffering from successive government funding cuts. COVID has brought this deficit to a head and I'm worried that as we rebuild our lives, our young people are going to be the biggest losers.

📷 Jack of Hearts Photography, The Secret...

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...