This documentary explores the journey of how a former head prefect metamorphosed into the ebullient and immensely talented singer, songwriter and strident feminist performer we know.
Message Stick is a half hour magazine style TV program about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander lifestyles and issues.
In every entertainers life there is a single moment that they can remember where the penny dropped about wanting to entertain others for the rest of their lives.
Two of these countries leading Indigenous actors, Tom E Lewis and Noel Tovey are joined by one of these countries brightest up and coming stars Ursula Yovich and we explore their life and work on t
Peter Sellars is one of the leading theatre, opera and television directors in the world today, having directed more than 100 productions, large and small, across America and abroad.
In a special tribute hosted by Virginia Trioli, ABC TV remembers the life and work of one of Australia's greatest playwrights, Alex Buzo.
**WINNER Best Tertiary Educational Resource Award at the 2003 ATOM Awards**
This is a ten part series developed as a resource for upper primary/lower secondary English classes.
The art of creative writing and writing for the stage are explored in this program.
One of the most popular events of the annual Melbourne Comedy Festival, the Debate was filmed over several years by ABC TV.
An intimate portrait of Aboriginal actor, writer and director Wayne Blair following his childhood dreams of sports stardom in Rockhampton to his unplanned rise and success in the Australian arts sc
Billy Connolly has a simple life philosophy - never trust a man who left alone in a room with a tea cosy doesn’t try it on.
Brenda Blethyn, convinced she'd be laughed out of town if she followed her dreams, remained a secretary for 10 years before plucking up the courage to enroll in acting school.
This is a fascinating journey behind the scenes of John Bell's acclaimed production of Shakespeare" Hamlet, from first rehearsal to opening night.
David Williamson is the best-known and most significant Australian writer of his generation.
Show Me The Magic takes us on an enthralling journey into the life and work of legendary Australian cinematographer Don McAlpine.
Every year, 46 million women worldwide choose to have a termination. It's a decision they will live with for the rest of their lives.
This is an intimate portrait of a community building a future after the disaster of losing its past.
A profile on Australian artist Brett Whiteley, centred on his work on Alchemy, one of his largest paintings.
What if you were highly intelligent, but remained trapped within a disorder that made others see you as inarticulate, odd or disabled?