Jack Hibberd

Jack Hibberd is a Melbourne playwright. He graduated from the University of Melbourne with a degree in medicine and went on to become a co-founder of the Australian Performing Group (APG). He has written over forty plays, including A Stretch of the Imagination, A Toast to Melba, Slam Dunk, and Legacy, and penned his most famous play, Dimboola, in 1968. He served on the Literature Board of the Australia Council for Arts from 2005–08.