Photo by Elise Lamb

Photo by Elise Lamb

The Australian Girl

Full Length Play

Inspired by the life of Australian writer Louise Mack, the first female war correspondent during WWI.

Written by Elise Lamb

Notable productions

Theatre N16, London - Military Season "Aftershock" (2017)

Stockwell Playhouse, London - Semi-staged Reading (2016)

Research and development supported by The Old Vic Labs, the National Theatre with support from Sir Nicholas Hytner and the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama.

The play is currently being adapted for screen.


Intriguing... nicely constructed images throughout... the war scenes have a really evocative nature.
— Papatango