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Ian Wilding Ian Wilding i(A61021 works by)
Born: Established: Chester, Cheshire,
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England,
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United Kingdom (UK),
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Western Europe, Europe,
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Gender: Male
Arrived in Australia: 1990
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BiographyHistory

Ian Wilding studied drama and theatre at the Central School of Speech and Drama (UK) and the University of London. After relocating to Australia, he completed another year at the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts and began writing plays in 1999. His plays have been performed as stage productions and for ABC radio.

Most Referenced Works

Personal Awards

2013 recipient Australia Council Grants, Awards and Fellowships New Work - Established Writers Writing for Performance

Awards for Works

y separately published work icon Quack 2010 Strawberry Hills : Currency Press , 2010 Z1716328 2010 single work drama

'Fanny wants out. Her outback town is all mining and money, no one will read her short story about a stallion, and now the people of the town are getting sick. Old Doctor Littlewood's reverse orchiectomies aren't helping. But when the dashing and visionary Doctor Waterman turns up, Fanny might just have a reason to stay. Until the sick start devouring the living.

'Fanny will have to take a radical approach to healthcare if she wants to get out of town alive.'

Source: Griffin Theatre website, www.griffintheatre.com.au/ (Sighted 16/08/2010).

2010 shortlisted Western Australian Premier's Book Awards Scripts
Forever Seven 2010 single work drama
2009 winner Patrick White Playwrights' Award
y separately published work icon October Strawberry Hills : Currency Press Griffin Theatre Company , 2007 Z1339172 2007 single work drama

'Tim, an airline pilot and Angela, his young, beautiful wife, live the successful urban dream in a streamlined apartment in the inner city. One night a friend of Angela's, Dez, pays them a visit. There's just one problem: Angela flatly denies she's ever met him, and despite Dez's growing protestations, she wants him out. Rejected and humiliated, Dez leaves. But not before making some seemingly ominous threats. Now Angela and Tim are having trouble readjusting. Dez has thrown their comfortable lives out of kilter and fear of future incursions escalates.

'Enter Dick, private eye - smarmy and menacing by turns, a Man who Makes Things Happen. Though he charges by the hour and his approach is definitely unconventional, Dick may be exactly what the situation requires...' (Publisher's blurb)

2007 shortlisted Sydney Theatre Awards Best New Australian Work
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