YAAS (Youth Arts Australia Showcase)
Don’t Read The Comments
Exploring the oppressive nature of freedom of speech online, using verbatim comments from media articles.
Celebrating inclusion through dance, this performance works to introduce society’s inexperience of disability.
Waiting and Searching
A birthday hug from Mum. A high five from your sister. A chance to learn from the one who knows you the best. Imagine if you had to wait hours for the one thing that most young people get to do everyday: talk to their parents. Waiting and Searching shares the untold stories of young people who are navigating their way through life and the unfair rules and regulations of the criminal injustice system. A part of Backbone’s 2high Festival at Metro Arts.
If mothers know best, grandmothers know everything. A play created with an Indigenous grandmothers group with plenty of stories to tell.
A funny and personal look at life after the high school gates close. Follow a group of friends as they party and talk their way onto The Simpsons.
Interrupting the Internet by YAK YAK YAK Youth Arts Kuranda
A new theatre work looking at regional young people’s relationship with the internet, handheld devices and families.