Australian Writers' Guild

the peak body representing australian performance writers

What Happens Next?

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Writers at Play: Creating Digital Content

The Australian Writers' Guild is proud to present Writers at Play: Creating Digital Content, a program strea...

The National Voice 2015

Playwrights have called for better monitoring of new works that are commissioned, developed and produced by the ...

Meet the Makers - Writers

As part of AFI | AACTA's Meet the Makers, the Australian Writers' Guild brings you, Science Fiction: The...

What Happens Next?

For scripts that tease the reader into wondering What Happens Next? Again and again The more ti...

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