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Free to fail: the joy of risk in the regions

Read Richard Watts' article on the programming of Australian stories in the regions - and revisit Lindy Hume's bestselling Platform Papers on the topic Restless Giant: Changing cultural values in regional Australia


‘When we do a show that is about a local story, experience or social dynamic, generally the audience numbers are really up. Audiences feel like they can take a risk on seeing something that they don’t know, because actually there’s an element to it that’s very meaningful for them,’ said Lyn Wallis, Artistic Director and co-CEO of HotHouse Theatre.