NIDA and Sydney Theatre Company (STC) are proud to announce the winner of the new pathway for NIDA writing graduates, supported by the Longes Family. The STC and NIDA Pathways Commission has been awarded to Emme Hoy and will enable her to develop a theatrical work to be considered for performance.
Prolific and talented, Emme has written several plays, TV series, adaptations, and commissions. She completed her Master of Fine Arts (Writing for Performance) at NIDA in 2017. She is also an alumna of STC Emerging Writers’ Group. She was shortlisted for the UK’s most prestigious playwriting award in 2019, the Bruntwood Prize, was the recipient of the 2017 Belvoir Philip Parson’s Fellowship, was shortlisted for the Patrick White Playwright’s Award, the Griffin Award and the 2018 Theatre 503 Playwriting Award. In 2018 Emme wrote additional text for STC’s acclaimed production of St Joan and took part in their 2019 Rough Draft program with director Imara Savage. Continue reading STC AND NIDA PATHWAY COMMISSION AWARDED TO WRITER EMME HOY