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Lally Katz’s STORIES I WANT TO TELL YOU IN PERSON has added an Indian tour to the string of hit seasons so far in Sydney, Melbourne, New York City, Albury-Wodonga, Mexico and Adelaide. Lally toured her one woman show with the Belvoir team to various venues in the continent during February – Delhi (as part of Bharat […]

Lally Katz’s interptation of Ibsen’s A DOLL’S HOUSE opened September 10 at La Boite as part of the Brisbane Festival. This is what a couple of the critics are saying: “Overall this is a brilliant attempt at a re-interpretation of one of the greatest political plays of all time. With director Steven Mitchell Wright’s in-your-face […]

Lally Katz has written a new version of Ibsen’s play. The season will play till September 27 and is a co-production with Brisbane Festival. The new version differs with “songs in it. And time is used differently. But it also keeps very closely to the original structure.” Lally states that she keeps on returning to […]

Lally Katz’ play NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH has broken the box office record for the State Theatre of South Australia. This is the second production of NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH after the 2011 Helpmann Award nominated premiere season by Belvoir starring Robin Nevin which toured to the MTC earlier in 2014. The Adelaide production sees Miriam Margolyes in the […]

A brand new production of Lally’s hit play, NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH, (first produced by Belvoir in 2011 & toured to the Melbourne Theatre Company in 2014), starring Miriam Margolyes has opened at the State Theatre Company of South Australia. Helpmann Award-winning director Julian Meyrick directs this new production which is receiving glowing reviews. State Theatre Company […]

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 […]

Lally’s story was published in the Good Weekend in Sydney and in its sister publications nation-wide. “We turned the corner and there was Christmas Street, glowing gold and green. There were sleighs on rooftops, elves creating mischief on driveways, whole fleets of reindeer. The residents of Christmas Street had outdone themselves this year. I couldn’t […]

2013 AWGIE winners announced

October 8th, 2013

2013 AWGIE winners announced

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

The Australian Writers’ Guild (AWG) has announced the nominees for the 46th Annual AWGIE Awards. Among the nominees are: Samantha Strauss, with two nominations for children’s television Nicholas Verso, for short film Lally Katz, for children’s theatre and Trent O’Donnell, with two nominations for comedy narrative “These prestigious accolades celebrate excellence in Australian writing for stage, […]

Lally Katz’s STORIES I WANT TO TELL YOU IN PERSON to open at Malthouse on 9 August

Lally Katz features in the July 2013 issue of The Australian Monthly. MARIA VERSUS THE SERBS appears in the magazine as one of their monthly essays. Read it here

Lally Katz interviewed on Triple J by The Doctor

Lally Katz’s STORIES I WANT TO TELL YOU IN PERSON opens this weekend – written and starring Lally Katz, designed by Ralph Myers and lit by Damien Cooper.

Lally Katz and Reg Cribb nominated for NSW Premier’s Awards

Lally Katz awarded new grant from Australian Writer’s Foundation.

Lally Katz and Angela Betzien nominated for NSW Premier’s Literary Awards

Lally Katz wins the 2012 Victorian Premier’s Award