2013 Helpmann Award nominations include:
Valerie Bader : Best Female Actor in a Supporting Role in a Play
A co-production by the Melbourne Theatre Company with the Sydney Theatre Company and Allens Arthur Robinson, 21-26 April 2012 at the Playhouse, Arts Centre, Melbourne. Director: Richard Cottrell.
Riverside Theatres, Parramatta, NSW 22 August 2012.
Drama Theatre (Sydney Opera House) Sydney, NSW 7 September - 27 October 2012.
Playhouse, South Brisbane, QLD 25 January - 16 February 2014.
Brown's Mart Theatre, Darwin, NT 10 July - 14 July 2015.
Melanie Cheng's Australia Day is a' bittersweet, beautifully crafted collection' about the conflicts and realisations that occur when people of different backgrounds are brought together. She spoke to interviewer Hilary Simmons. (Summary)