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The Lysicrates Prize 2020

The People's Choice

your vote counts!

Your vote counts in the People's Choice Playwriting Competition Online Vote. The Lysicrates Play Competition is online for the first time! Some of Australia's best playwrights. All comedies in 2020.

$1000 to one lucky viewer!

For your chance to win, just watch the plays, then vote for your favourite. Your name will automatically be entered into the draw. The winning viewer gets $1000. The winning playwright gets $5000! And The Martin (not the Oscar, but close). They are all comedies this year, with a twist. You'll laugh... and think... have a go. The plays are fantastic.

No Need To Hide a Light When It Shines Like Hers

By Matthew Whittet

The Party

By Katy Warner

Deoxyribo-Whatever Acid

By Brooke Robinson

Which play was your favourite?

Once you've watched all 3 plays you are ready to vote for the one you'd like to see win.

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The history of Lysicrates

The origin and inspiration behind the annual playwriting competition Lysicrates Prize.


The Martin-Lysicrates Prize 2019

The Martin-Lysicrates Prize celebrates the best of Australian playwriting for children and you get to vote for the winner!

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