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Earlier this year while working for the Ministry of Truth (Creation Theatre’s 1984 at Oxford Maths Institute), my friend and erstwhile MTO collaborator Dazz Joyce introduced me to “Looking Backward 2000-1887” – Edward Bellamy’s time-travelling Utopian novel set in Boston in an imagined 2000AD. I immediately latched on to it as an ideal subject for […]


“How the Platypus Got His Shape” is the story at the heart of the Issue #1 of Springboard Stories – a new online magazine designed as a teaching resource for Primary level. With an overarching theme of AUSTRALIA, Issue #1 focuses on storytelling as a stimulus for exploring wider issues and providing opportunities for creative […]