In this two-part in-depth interview, leading Australian playwright Alana Valentine talks about her start in theatre, the difference between working on commissioned pieces and personal projects, her process and practice as a playwright, particularly in the field of verbatim theatre and her contemporary classics Run Rabbit Run and Parramatta Girls, and her latest work, Grounded.

Watch Part 2 of the interview, here:

Fresh Perspectives is an ongoing series of extended interviews with leading Australian playwrights and theatremakers, and is a program of Fresh Ink, for Australian Theatre for Young People. More information at:

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