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 Version 10

VERSION 10

  

Nationality:    Australian
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Literary Agent:    Performance Rights : Version 1.0

VERSION 1.0 is a Sydney-based group of artists who make devised performances that are both political and intensely personal, based on strong research, and that engage with significant political and social issues using innovative theatrical strategies. version 1.0 is acclaimed in Australia for its innovative, accessible and entertaining blend of documentary Theatre, contemporary performance, and media spectacle. Previous performance works include the Disappearances Project, the Table of Knowledge, the Green Room Award-winning the Bougainville Photoplay Project, A Distressing Scenario, seven kilometres north-east, the Helpmann Award-winning This Kind of Ruckus, the Drovers Award-winning Deeply Offensive and Utterly Untrue, the Wages of Spin, CMI (A Certain Maritime Incident), From a Distance and the Second Last Supper. Founded in 1998, version 1.0 was granted Key Organisation status by the Theatre Board of the Australia Council in 2009.

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below is a list of Version 10's plays - click on a Play Title for more information

        Bouganville Photoplay Project, The         CMI (A Certain Maritime Incident)         Deeply Offensive and Utterly Untrue         Disappearances Project, The         Distressing Scenario, A         Dream Index         From A Distance         Preludes And Fugues: 14 Unspeakable Acts In the theatre         Questions To Ask Yourself In the Face Of Others         Second Last Supper, The         seven kilometres north-east         Table of Knowledge, The         This Kind of Ruckus         Wages Of Spin, The         Where the Garment Gapes


Bouganville Photoplay Project, The

Synopsis:
Three stories about the Papua New Guinea island Bougainville. An Australian doctor in the 1960s treats the inhabitants infected with leprosy. A giant mining company starts operations against the wishes of the locals and destroys the environment. the inhabitants of the island want to secede from Papua New Guinea and a war breaks out. the third story is about an Australian academic studying reconciliation ceremonies on the island

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1st Produced:
Charles Sturt University, Wagga Wagga     01 Jul 2005

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CMI (A Certain Maritime Incident)

CMI (A Certain Maritime Incident)
An inquiry is held by six acting senators into an alleged incident when seafaring asylum seekers threw their children into the sea as a ploy to be rescued and taken to Australia

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devised by the performers And paul Dwyer

1st Produced:
Performance Space, Sydney     26 Mar 2004

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Deeply Offensive and Utterly Untrue

Deeply Offensive and Utterly Untrue
Distils 8,800 pages of the Cole Inquiry into the wheat-for-weapons' scandal into provocative and entertaining theatre. Australian government ministers and Australian Wheat Board executives all seemed to suffer from collective amnesia about AWB paying Saddam Hussein's regime $250 million in bribes even as Australia was preparing for war against Iraq.

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1st Produced:
Performance Space, Sydney     24 Aug 2007

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Disappearances Project, The

Synopsis:
the effects on those left behind when someone disappears and is never found

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1st Produced:
Bathurst Memorial Entertainment Centre, Bathurst, Nsw     07 Apr 2011

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Distressing Scenario, A

Synopsis:
Toxic debt, corporate greed and global economics

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1st Produced:
Downstairs Theatre, Surry Hills, Nsw     25 Nov 2010

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Dream Index

Synopsis:
Is it possible to create an index of dreams?

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From A Distance

Synopsis:
During the 2004 Olympic Games rowing final one of the Australian women's team stopped rowing. This threw the country into turmoil

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1st Produced:
Rex Cramphorn Studio, University Of Sydney     07 Nov 2005

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Preludes And Fugues: 14 Unspeakable Acts In the theatre

Synopsis:
Performing and non-performing

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Questions To Ask Yourself In the Face Of Others

Synopsis:
Adam and Eve arrive at the Garden of Eden to find it a burnt out wreck populated with ghosts

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1st Produced:
Performance Space, Sydney     35/2002

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Second Last Supper, The

Synopsis:
A group of strangers arrive at a corporate headquarters. they are to have a grand meal to celebrate the 2,000th anniversary of the Last Supper. they assume names of the Apostles get rather drunk and turn capitalism into a religion

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1st Produced:
Performance Space, Sydney     01 Apr 2001

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seven kilometres north-east

Synopsis:
An Australian woman visits Visegrad in Bosnia. the guide books do not mention the terrible tragedy that occurred there

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1st Produced:
Old Fitzroy Theatre, Woolloomooloo     29 Sep 2010

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Table of Knowledge, The

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This Kind of Ruckus

Synopsis:
Sexual Violence in contemporary culture

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1st Produced:
Performance Space, Sydney     03 Sep 2009

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Wages Of Spin, The

Wages Of Spin, The
Cleverly examines the issues surrounding the intelligence' reports that were used as the pretext for Australia's involvement in the Iraq war. Subversive, witty and playful, the Wages of Spin juxtaposes the media's obsession with stardom with the shocking realities of war.

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1st Produced:
Performance Space, Sydney     05 Jun 2005

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Where the Garment Gapes

Synopsis:
Women and sexuality in the works of Mozart

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1st Produced:
Pact Theatre, Erskineville, Nsw     04 Jun 1999

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