Yirra Yaakin Theatre Company Turns 21 in 2014
After a successful year of co-productions, winning state and national awards and extensive touring, Yirra Yaakin is set to further consolidate its position as one of Australia’s leading Indigenous Cultural Organisations. With an extraordinary year planned for 2014, we will celebrate 21 years of sharing Aboriginal stories.
Ialaru: A Celebration
If you have been a part of the Yirra Yaakin story in the last 21 years, we want to hear from you!
Yirra Yaakin - Winner of The CPA 2013 National Award
Yirra Yaakin Theatre Company and Terry Grose Win National Award For Australia’s Best Arts and Business Partnerships
Yirra Yaakin and Terry Grose - 2013 Winners of Woodside Better Business Award
We are proud to announce Yirra Yaakin and Terry Grose are the winners of one of 2013 Creative Partnerships Australia Awards.
Join our Writer's Group
FREE to the Aboriginal community! In association with the Office for the Arts Indigenous Culture Support and Creative Development Program
A Free Workshop for the Aboriginal Community
Do you want to write your story but don’t know how to go about it? Are you just beginning to write and in need of some inspiration and motivation? Writer and editor Amanda Curtin will give you some ideas on how to begin and then keep on going!
Inspiring Key Note Speech by David Milroy at ATF 2013
“It would be nice one day to think we had a theatre boom in WA with fly-in-fly out dramaturges” opened David Milroy, the first Artistic Director of Yirra Yaakin Theatre Company at the Australian Theatre Forum 2013 in Canberra today. "But I don’t see that happening in the next few days.”
Yirra Yaakin Theatre Company … featuring on the national stage!
Yirra Yaakin Theatre Company is excited to announce Artistic Director, Kyle J Morrison and Performer Kylie Farmer will be the headline act at the APPEA Conference and Exhibition cocktail event - the largest oil and gas event in the Southern hemisphere - to be held in Brisbane on 27 May.
Do you have a story to share? If so, we want to hear from you!
Yirra Yaakin Theatre Company with support from the Indigenous Culture Support program are proud to announce the creation of a new website for stories from the Aboriginal community. The new website aims to preserve the community’s stories in an easily accessible digital library.