Events at MWT

17th – 22nd October

Special rate for MWT members: $22.50

In the third year of this popular showcase, we are proud to present six brand new monologues by writers Anita Sanders, Bruce Shearer, Carmen Saarelaht, Katie Lee, Adele Shelley and Louise Baxter. Performed by MWT ensemble of actors. Directed by Elizabeth Walley. Running time: 70 minutes. 

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email us with your ticket request at
Buy a ticket at the door (cash only)
15 minutes prior to the show.

349 Drummond St, Carlton

We look forward to the pleasure of your company.

Monthly Workshops

See MWT in action.

These are a great way to improve your writing and meet other playwrights. Come along to a rehearsed Script Reading, or participate in Eat My Words!, a Monologue Soiree or PAGE TO STAGE 2017, our annual Festival of new writing. All events take place on Monday nights at La Mama Courthouse, 349 Drummond St, Carlton.  They are created especially for MWT members, but non-members are also welcome to attend,


In 2017 our monthly events will be held at La Mama Courthouse on the following dates. We are currently planning the format for each event, and will inform you of our plans on this website and via our monthly e-newsletter Playbill. In the meantime, please jot down these remaining 2017 dates in your diary:
20th November – La Mama
18th December – La Mama

Our 2017 Page to Stage season will be presented at La Mama Courthouse from 2nd – 22nd October 2017.


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20th November @ 7pm

Play reading – ‘Wounded’

*Venue: La Mama, 205 Faraday St, Carlton

Join us at La Mama for a reading of the new full-length play ‘Wounded’ by MWT member Adele Shelley (pictured). The reading will be followed by an informal feedback session between writer, director, actors and audience. Everyone is welcome to attend this MWT script development event.



Adèle is a passionate theatre-lover who has directed, acted, and taught Drama over many years. In more recent times she has focused on playwriting. Her plays have been performed to sell-out crowds and favourable reviews at The Melbourne Fringe Festival, The Dog Theatre, Short + Sweet Festivals, and the Madwomen Monologues series by Baggage Productions.

Adèle’s monologue Girls’ School Delights will be performed in this year’s The Melbourne Monologues, which will run from 17th – 22nd October at La Mama Courthouse. BUY TICKETS


RSVP by Friday 17th November

or arrive at the theatre at 6.45pm, for a 7pm start.
We look forward to seeing you at La Mama, 305 Faraday St, Carlton 
on Monday 20th November.