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RUBEN GUTHRIE has been announced to open Sydney Film Festival on June 3. Cowell commented to IF: “I am beyond excited to have my first film open the Sydney Film Festival. To screen this very Sydney story to a packed house at the State Theatre is a dream come true, and I can’t wait for […]

Green Room 2014 Nominations

February 17th, 2015

We would like to extend congratulations to all of the 32nd Green Room Award nominees especially to our clients! Theatre Companies: For Lighting Design Damien Cooper is nominated twice for his work on NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH (Melbourne Theatre Company) and THE EFFECT (Melbourne Theatre Company) For Direction  Leticia Caceres is nominated for YELLOW MOON (Melbourne Theatre Company, Education Season) […]

THE SUBLIME played at Melbourne Theatre Company from 22 August-4 October 2014. The show was reviewed by Peter Craven at The Saturday Paper: “…Brendan Cowell has written a play about football and sex, and it is (in every sense of the word) a beauty. Though to put it like that is to risk every kind of […]

Brendan Cowell’s play RUBEN GUTHRIE has been adapted into a feature film. The film will mark Cowell’s directorial debut. Mumbrella notes: “Cowell’s project is among 19 films to receive a cut of the $450,000 development support from Screen Australia.” Yael Bergman will produce, and is joined by executive producers Laura Waters and Andrea Denholm. Abbey Lee […]

THE SUBLIME by Brendan Cowell is being performed at Melbourne Theatre Company until October 4. The play features two football player brothers are accompanied by a young girl promising athlete to Thailand, it leads the audience to question who is the victim in sexual scandals.   “What is most unsettling, and perhaps most interesting, in […]

Benjamin Law was asked to name his picks from the 2014 Sydney Writer’s Festival program. Here’s what he had to say about Lally Katz: Lally Katz: Looking for Guidance Hands down, Lally Katz is one of Australia’s best writers in any goddamn genre. Her work is so damn deft, clever and utterly one-of-a-kind, that when […]

Written and directed by Brendan Cowell,  THE OUTLAW MICHAEL HOWE tells the story of a band of colonial rebels in 1814. The epic story of love and betrayal chronicles the astonishing true story of the man who pushed Australia to the brink of civil war. It screens this Sunday, December 1st on ABC1 at 8.30pm. Watch the ABC1 […]

Brett Sheehy announces MTC’s 2014 season – featuring works by Lally Katz and Brendan Cowell.

Brendan Cowell guest stars on SBS One’s THE OBSERVER EFFECT. Brendan appears alongside Ronni Kahn, founder of Oz Harvest and Amanda Bishop, Actress/Comedian. The Episode aired on 14 July 2013. The full episode can be seen on the SBS website.  

HAPPY NEW by Brendan Cowell opens in London at Trafalgar Studios in June

SAVE YOUR LEGS, written by and starring Brendan Cowell, opens 28 February

THE SLAP nominated for an International Emmy.

Brendan Cowell Press

May 4th, 2011

Read reviews, buy plays and explore Brendan’s productions.

Brendan Cowell Video

May 4th, 2011

Watch clips of Brendan Cowell’s work.