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Victoria Laurie Victoria Laurie i(A6578 works by) (a.k.a. Vicki Laurie)
Gender: Female
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1 When Collaboration Is a Handshake Away Victoria Laurie , 2020 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 5 December 2020; (p. 14)

— Review of Meeting the Waylo : Aboriginal Encounters in the Archipelago Tiffany Shellam , 2020 multi chapter work criticism ; Shaking Hands on the Fringe: Negotiating the Aboriginal World at King George’s Sound Tiffany Shellam , 2009 single work biography
1 Bran Nue Generation Victoria Laurie , 2020 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 4 January 2020; (p. 8)

— Review of Bran Nue Dae : A Musical Journey Jimmy Chi , 1990 single work musical theatre

The Kimberley town of Broome is getting behind a new Opera Australia production of its most cherished musical, writes Victoria Laurie

1 Bran Nue Outing Victoria Laurie , 2019 single work column
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 2 November 2019; (p. 24)

'Thirty years on from its first production, the iconic Broome musical remains a story of our time' 

1 Contemplative Scripts Add Refreshing Insight Victoria Laurie , 2019 single work review
— Appears in: The Australian , 14 May 2019; (p. 15)

— Review of Water Jane Bodie , 2019 single work drama ; Cracked Barbara Hostalek , 2019 single work drama

'Two incisive new plays showing in Perth are a reassuring reminder that deep thinking is allowed on stage, if not in the glib slogans of an election campaign.'(Introduction)

1 Nifty Shades of Gray Shine through in Newspaper’s Mirror on the Past Victoria Laurie , 2019 single work review
— Appears in: The Australian , 21 June 2019; (p. 16)

— Review of The Torrents Oriel Gray , 1955 single work drama

'A curious time warp pervades The Torrents, a play by Oriel Gray set in the late 1890s, written in 1955 and yet receiving just its second professional staging in 2019.' (Introduction)

1 Of Maternity and Mortality Victoria Laurie , 2019 single work column
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 3 August 2019; (p. 6)

'The people and places he’s loved are central to the writings of Steve Hawke. His first novel grew out of the Kimberley where he lived and worked, and his new work draws on the suffering of his mother, Hazel, with Alzheimer’s By Victoria Laurie'(Introduction)

1 On the Edge Victoria Laurie , 2019 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 5 October 2019; (p. 9)

— Review of Fully Sikh Sukhjit Kaur Khalsa , 2019 single work drama

'Sukhjit Kaur Khalsa’s Fully Sikh is a vibrant, edgy celebration of family and culture in the Perth suburbs. Victoria Laurie meets the young theatremaker to see what makes her tick.'(Introduction)

1 The New Woman Victoria Laurie , 2019 single work column
— Appears in: The Australian , 15 June 2019; (p. 6)

Oriel Gray’s almost-forgotten play finally is getting the overdue respect it deserves By Victoria Laurie

1 Was the Eddie Burrup Scandal an Outpouring of Sisterly Grief? Victoria Laurie , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 6-7 August 2016; (p. 5)

— Review of Elizabeth Durack : Art & Life Selected Writings Elizabeth Durack , 2016 extract selected work diary essay poetry
1 ‘Wise Men’ Unshackle a Potent, Perceptive Satire Victoria Laurie , 2016 single work
— Appears in: The Australian , 31 May 2016; (p. 14)

— Review of So Long Suckers 2016 single work drama
1 Curtain Comes down on Company After 30 Years Treading the Boards Victoria Laurie , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Australian , 30 May 2016; (p. 16)
1 Growing up on Stage Victoria Laurie , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Australian , 29 April 2016; (p. 15)
1 Fine Starts for Young Writers. Victoria Laurie , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: The Australian , 18 January 2016; (p. 13)

— Review of Loaded : A Double Bill of New Plays Gita Bezard , Will O'Mahony , 2016 selected work drama
1 Saucy Cleo ‘Lost Its Way’, and Now Its Life Darren Davidson , Victoria Laurie , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 16-17 January 2016; (p. 5)
1 Writers Warn of Hard Times as Inkpot Dries Up Victoria Laurie , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Australian , 4 January 2016; (p. 13)
1 Bloody Power Play Given a Modern Twist Victoria Laurie , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: The Australian , 22 November 2016; (p. 14)

— Review of Signifying Nothing Greg Fleet , 2016 single work drama
1 Conducting a Moral Inquisition by Casting a Spotlight on Society’s Treatment of Young Rape Victims Victoria Laurie , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: The Australian , 11 November 2016; (p. 19)

— Review of Project Xan Hellie Turner , 2016 single work drama
1 Moliere’s Liars Ring True through the Centuries Victoria Laurie , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: The Australian , 28 October 2016; (p. 14)

— Review of The Hypocrite Justin Fleming , 2008 single work drama
1 Black Swan’s New Day Victoria Laurie , 2015 single work column
— Appears in: The Australian , 27 November 2015; (p. 14)
1 Flavoured by Bleak Essence of White Victoria Laurie , 2015 single work review
— Appears in: The Australian , 6 November 2015; (p. 15)

— Review of The Cockatoos Andrew Hale , 2015 single work drama
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