It’s rare to see a new Australian play remounted after its début season, but Prize Fighter, currently playing at Melbourne Festival after seasons at La Boite, Belvoir, and a regional tour, is a welcome exception. It is a transformative experience that exemplifies the social significance of live theatre, in bringing together disparate communities and voices in a single space. Northcote Town Hall ... (read more)
Fiona Spitzkowsky is a playwright and producer based in Naarm/Melbourne. She is a former Wheeler Centre Hot Desk Fellow, and her work focuses on femininity, climate change, and the relationship between the internet and contemporary dramaturgy.