Blog

Two of a kind - short play about racial tensions and stereotyping

Michelle Morgan - Sunday, November 10, 2019

Chuffed to get such positive feedback from the Head of English at Grace Christian School in Bunbury about my short play, TWO OF A KIND, which was read and discussed recently in class by Year 10 students. They found TWO OF A KIND to be a 'fantastic text' to compare with other Australian texts that they studied this year.

TWO OF A KIND uses humour and drama to explore racial tensions and stereotypes in Australian society.

TWO OF A KIND was first performed at the Civic Theatre Playhouse in Newcastle in November 2010 as part of the Short & Sweet Newcastle Festival.

The script is available for free download from my website.

I welcome feedback from any schools or theatre companies who have read / performed any of my plays.

» Share this post

Recent Posts

Tags

bookworld heart of australia hnsa Lismore Library southern highland news australian literature copyediting teachers' notes amazon kindle playwriting writing process blog hop indie publishing national simultaneous storytime eBook mall refugees autumn revel ubud, bali act writers centre karma fran knight Newcastle writers' festival book tour tanika gupta writers' festivals spark award 2017 canberra fishpond Spotlight On Dymock's Canberra Magpies sydney Kings Cross Theatre literary lunch racing the moon big book day out jamberoo public school Tamworth City Library griffin press michelle morgan ann harth lyn linning Reader's Companion Armidale two of a kind jackie french sandy fussell society of children's book writers and illustrators children's book council of australia bushwalking paperback read3r'zrevu author videos refugee week john reed books songs nsw writers' centre playwriting festival middle grade fiction eBooks.com decimal currency QBD book cover design berkelouw books nook interviews historical novel society australasia captain tobias furneaux sally odgers plays State Library of NSW book fairs flying through clouds narrabundah college deb robins book launch tasmania mabo day sophie masson bologna children's book fair dymocks kobo spark award older readers 2017 seven mile beach di bates Sydney Harbour Bridge Good Reading Quirindi Library highlife magazine teen fiction just write for kids valentine's day Tamworth Country Music Festival Historical Novel Society 19 March 1932 gerringong historical society museum Taree Library Woollahra Library atyp australian standing orders children's book council of australia national conference authors book depository libraries lovereading4kids elaine ousten goodreads Bowral Art Gallery holidays potts point bookshop australian federation of graduate women 14 february 1966 clancy tucker better read than dead indigenous literacy foundation griffin theatre school visits eBook mETAphor Reading Time kindle goodreads giveaway book trailer smsa library scbwi booktopia theatre too late for love WritingNSW Grafton Library blog tour books literary events ANZAC Day hans christian andersen ReadPlus illustrators chloe mauger children's book council of australia illawarra south coast sydney writers festival 2019 bay of fires tom keneally centre amazon elizabeth gilbert coming-of-age fiction combined book exhibit barnes&noble Bookshop Bowral Waterstones Moss Vale Campus Library nowra library believing short plays bookstop[ barbara braxton Gordon Library children's / YA literature scbwi australia bradman museum skylight books southern highlands writers' festival CBCA book of the year awards buzz words frankfurt book fair goodbye frankie international children's book day 2014 KXT iTunes ulladulla library St Paul's Primary School 12 curly questions awards festivals historical fiction bill condon Muswellbrook Library readhowyouwant self-publishing reconciliation smashwords good reading magazine storytellers festival telopea park school indigenous literacy day martin luther king, jr festival of golden words jump for jordan romy sharp Port Macquarie Library sharon mcguinness mother's day Australia Day ainslie + gorman arts centre Mitchell Library MacLean's Booksellers bookloons YA fiction ubud writers & readers festival writing workshops southern cross NAIDOC week australian reading hour giveaway Dymocks Brisbane Abbey's Bookshop playwrights retreat lachlan philpott reviews CBCA Children's Book Week berkelouw book barn gorman arts centre sydney opera house bookshops Broadbeach Library shoalhaven libraries australian text deep sky arielle gamble byron writers festival author talks Books + Publishing alexander mccall smith children's book council of australia NSW branch sir charles kingsford smith Anniversary Day allen & unwin all the buzz about books kate gordon Paperchain Manuka kids' book review luke johnson sydney mechanics school of arts library festival of dangerous ideas

Archive