The Modest Aussie Cozzie

The Modest Aussie Cozzie

Commissioned and Presented at St Ignatius’, RiveviewThe Modest Aussie Cozzie is based loosely on a biography of Aheda Zanetti who invented the Muslim swimsuit the ‘burkini swimsuit’. The play travels with Aheda through inspiration to fledgling production and gives a...
Glassy Eyed

Glassy Eyed

Inspired by Wagga Waggas astounding art glass collection, this is a series of monologues in which human nature is refracted through the many metaphorical aspects of glass. A man contemplates what he does not know of his mother as he holds one of her frosted glass...
Glassy Eyed

Watermark

Commissioned and Presented by Katherine Regional Arts. Watermark is a chronicle of both the physical, psychological and financial devastation of the flood in the northern territory town of Katherine, Australia on 26 January 1998. Based on written and oral testimony...
SHORT PLAYS: Syllabus Stories

SHORT PLAYS: Syllabus Stories

This collection of short plays reflect Alana Valentines expertise in writing compelling theatre for Cultural institutions, Museums and Schools. They are dynamic and dramatic interpretations of significant historical and contemporary subjects which sparkle with humor,...
Flight Memory

Flight Memory

INVENTOR. DISSENTER. INERTIA BUSTER.The man and invention that challenged the belief ‘everything good would get invented somewhere else’. Composed by Sandra France, words by Alana Valentine A suite of songs inspired by the mechanics of invention, the pain of...
Made to Measure

Made to Measure

Made to Measure is the stunning new work by multi-award winning playwright Alana Valentine about finding love, trust and that perfect dress. Bride-to-be Ashleigh commissions Monica, a couture designer, to make the wedding dress of her dreams. She is reassured by...