Georgia Symons is a writer and game designer with a background in theatre and film-making. Her practice has a focus on youth arts, and on developing new audiences for new forms. Recent works include: Caliban (theatre, Western Edge Youth Arts); Shakespeare’s Trilogy (theatre, Western Edge); Follow Me (interactive installation, Melbourne Fringe keynote program: Uncommon Places); Platform at La Mama Collaboration (theatre, Platform Youth Theatre & La Mama); TurboDetective 3000: A Seaside Mystery (live game, National Young Writers Festival). She is a 2015 Hot Desk Fellow at the Wheeler Centre, and holds a Master’s in Writing for Performance from the VCA.
Late Night Lit: Poetry Slam
Monday 20 June, 9:00pm
Industry Insiders: Grant Writing
Tuesday 21 June, 6:00pm
Festival Long Events: The Lifted Brow Art Exhibition
Festival Long. The exhibition will be open from 11am to 4pm each day.
Festival Long Events: The Reading Room
Festival Long. The Reading Room will be open from 12pm - 3pm each day (excluding the 18th & 19th June).
The Early Words: Public Writers, Private Lives
Thursday 23 June, 8:30am