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My Strong Female Ego

My Strong Female Ego
2016 Friends Creative Arts Fellowship Performance Special event

Micharne Cloughley
30 August 2016, 6pm-7.30pm
Theatre, Lower Ground 1

Free (includes refreshments)

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A Theatrical Response to the Library's Hazel de Berg Collection

Friends of the National Library Creative Arts Fellow for 2016 Micharne Cloughley has written a play using oral historian Hazel de Berg's interviews with Australian women. My Strong Female Ego will be read by Karen Vickery and Amanda McGregor as part of the presentation. Micharne will speak about her creative process behind the play.

Micharne is an emerging playwright with credits in Australia and the USA, including the plays, The Way They Live and The End and The Beginning (cowriter), performed at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.