Why we need a national theatre based in Canberra Print Email Email to a friend Your email Your name Friend's email Friend's name Verification Please prove your humanity Go on prove it :) Close Related Articles New report shows importance of creativity to future economy (locked) New research shows that businesses relied on $87 billion worth of creative industry input for success, a figure that is growing rapidly. On the move: the latest appointments and resignations (locked) A change of dancers for Sydney Dance Company, new Director at Adelaide Film Festival, and more. 2019 is the year of Indigenous Languages, so get talking (locked) First Nations artists and arts workers offer advice on how to embrace the International Year of Indigenous Languages. ICYMI: A wrap of this week’s arts news (locked) Parliamentary reports, a new performing arts centre, program announcements, touring celebrations and more. (Premium content) Premium content Julian Meyrick Thursday 15 May, 2014 A national theatre focused on home-made product would support playwrights and ensure our cultural autonomy. This content is only available to members of ArtsHub Join Now for instant access! A subscription to ArtsHub will enable you to: Access the most comprehensive jobs board for the arts sector, with hundreds of positions posted weekly Keep up to date with the latest industry news Access thousands of members-only features, articles and guides Be in the know with upcoming events and exhibitions added daily Learn how and where to get grants, with the most extensive grant finder ... and much, much more. Join Now and join the Australian arts community today Black Watch, National Theatre of Scotland: Is this a model for Australia? Member login Email address Password Forgot password? About the author Julian Meyrick is Professor of Creative Arts at Flinders University.