Get to Know Gunaikurnai Country


Dogged by Andrea James & Catherine Ryan is Griffin’s second Main Season play for 2021. The play is set on Gunaikurnai Country, from the lake lands on the coast up to the Victorian Alps, which can sometimes feel like a…

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A Note from Declan, 22 April


Dear Grif-friend, We’re in the final week of rehearsals for Dogged and all the pieces are twisting together into a true four-legged beast of a show. Our movement director Kirk Page is whipping the cast into shape with push-ups and…

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A Note from Ell, 8 April


Dear Grif-friend, Hard to believe that seven years ago I was sitting in the audience as a Griffin Ambassador and now I’m writing this dang newsletter. I guess you stay where you feel most at home. I’m Ell and I’m the Development…

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5 Questions with Debra Oswald


Debra Oswald is one of Australia’s most beloved storytellers. She’s the brains behind some of your favourite TV shows, plays and books—do Offspring, Dags, or Mr Bailey’s Minder ring a bell to you? Griffin is majorly excited to be premiering Debra’s very…

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A Note from Andrea, 25 March


Dear Grif-friend, I am settling in nicely as Associate Artist at Griffin and riding the creative vortex with this super theatre-loving team. Finally, I can get out of my working-from-home tracky dacks and walk the Darlinghurst Road catwalk from Kings…

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A Note from Julieanne, 11 March 2021


Dear Grif-friend, This is Day 9 as Executive Director and I’m pleased to say that I’m no longer the ‘newbie’! We’ve since been joined by the wonderful Andrea James, Griffin’s new Associate Artist, and Patrick Boyle, our latest Front of House addition….

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A Note from Declan, 25 February


Dear Grif-friend, So here’s a biggie—we’re delighted to announce that Julieanne Campbell is the new Executive Director of Griffin! The Executive Director works alongside the Artistic Director (me!) to oversee the running of the company as a business… Writing annual…

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