Kit Brookman

13 Jul 2017

Kit is a writer and director. His most recent work THE GREAT FIRE premiered at Belvoir in 2016. In 2013 he wrote and directed SMALL AND TIRED at Belvoir, which was nominated for Best New Work at the Sydney Theatre Awards. The play had its US premiere in 2016. Other plays include A RABBIT FOR KIM JONG-IL (Grif n); NORA, a modern retelling of Ibsen’s A Doll’s House that was co-written with Anne-Louise Sarks for Belvoir in 2014; NIGHT MAYBE (Stuck Pigs Squealing/Theatreworks); and Kit’s rst play, HEAVEN, has been performed in Sydney, Melbourne, and Canberra. Recent directing work includes IS THIS THING ON? (with Zoe Coombs-Marr) for Belvoir. Kit was the winner of the 2012 Philip Parsons Young Playwright’s Fellowship for HEAVEN. His writing has appeared in numerous Australian journals, including HEAT, Southerly, Harvest, and Westerly.