Past Projects: 2017

THE LOCALS – PLAYING THE WEST

ENSEMBLE OFFSPRING AND LUCKY LARTEY IN RESIDENCE For our second The Locals Residence, we’re hosting with previous _SPACE residency artist Lucky Lartey and musicians from Ensemble Offspring. The invitation is open for blue-sky research and collaborative exchange between western, eastern,…

THE LOCALS

WRITING THE WEST The Locals is UTP’s continued commitment to investing in emerging artists from Western Sydney. In 2017, UTP is partnering with Sweatshop Literacy Movement to commission up to six emerging writers from Western Sydney as part of The

HOME COUNTRY

Presented by Urban Theatre Projects, Blacktown Arts Centre and Sydney Festival Staged in a multi-level car park in Blacktown, HOME COUNTRY is a theatrical triptych that explores place, identity, and what it means to be home. With Aboriginal Elder Uncle…

RIGHT HERE. RIGHT NOW.

Building on our Practice & Participate artist residency program which seeded a number of new works for BANKSTOWN:LIVE, RIGHT HERE. RIGHT NOW. is UTP’s artist residency program for 2016-2018. RIGHT HERE. RIGHT NOW. gives hands-on industry experience to young…

B-SIDE

A FAST AND FURIOUS WEEK OF WRITING FOR FIRST NATIONS ARTISTS B-SIDE SHORT-FORM Initiated in 2013, B-Side is an Urban Theatre Projects initiative for First Nations artists to seed and develop new writing and paving the way for new work.…