INTERSECTION 2020: BEAT

Offbeat. Upbeat. Move to your own beat.
These are stories that explore the pulsating experience of young lives.

Intersection 2020: Beat is a taste-test of Australia’s brightest new playwrights illuminating fragments of lives dancing on the edge of adulthood. This collection of short plays will surprise, intrigue, provoke and move. The characters range in age from 15-22 and the production showcases some of the finest young performers.

2019 National Studio Mentors: Vanessa Bates, Ross Mueller and Lachlan Philpott

Season 2020

Season 13–15 May

Times

Evenings 7:30pm
Matinees 11am

Venue

National Institute of Dramatic Arts
NIDA Studio Theatre, Kensington

Duration

90 mins (no interval)

Ages

Recommended 14+

Bookings

TBC

“I just let loose. It’s like I’ve got those red shoes on from that fairy tale you read us – not the Wizard of Oz, the one where she dances herself to death. Yeah. That’s me.”

Grace Chow - Dance Yourself to Death

Ten short plays present [young people] as a force to be reckoned with, full of hope and exhilaration, in an event that will provide inspiration to the young and young-at-heart.

SuzyGoSee - Intersection 2019: Arrival

Buy Tickets

NIDA Studio Theatre, Kensington

Adults: $25
Students: $20

Cast & Creative Team

Writers
2019 National Studio

Director
Fraser Corfield

2019 National Studio Writers

Hannah Barr (QLD)
David Casey (QLD)
Grace Chow (WA)
Daisy Coyle (VIC)
Sophia Derkenne (NSW)
Bernadette Fam (NSW)
Lillian Gerlach (NSW)
Thomas Hamilton (NSW)
Daniel Hayek (VIC)
Noemie Huttner-Koros (WA)
Rebecca Imlach (TAS)
Daley King (WA)
Jamila Main (SA)
Thomas Midena (NT)
Julia Richardson (NT)
Shevaun Rutherford (SA)
Kasia Vickery (NSW)
Bradley Ward (NSW)
Victoria Zerbst (NSW)
JoJo Zhou (NSW)

Image Credit

Photography
Luke Stambouliah

Art Direction
Justin Stambouliah

Make-up
Sophia Lee

Image Subject
Keshini De Mel

Major Partner

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