Bernardo Brandao Photos: Your Choice for Theatre Photography

In the world of theatre, where every performance is an alluring tale waiting to be captured, Bernardo Brandao Photos has proven experience doing just that for the performances and eternalises them in the pictures. With a portfolio of productions, such as Jumpers for Goalposts, Continental Quilt, Agnes of God and the “whodunnit” A Tomb with […]

June 13, 2024 Sticky

The Library will be closed on Wed 3 July, 2024

Our regular hours are Monday, Wednesday and Friday 10:00am – 3:00pm. IT IS ESSENTIAL THAT YOU BOOK AN APPOINTMENT SO WE ENSURE A MEMBER OF OUR LIBRARY TEAM IS AVAILABLE TO ATTEND TO YOUR REQUIREMENTS. You can always let us know your script requirements by phone or email – 03 9663 4222; office@vdl.org.au and we […]

VDL Awards 2024

VDL Awards 2024 are now open.

How to Enter the Awards.

VDL Awards 2023

2023 Awards have been completed. Results are on the website.

RESULTS 21st South Gippsland One Act Play Festival – 26 & 27 August 2023

Joel Stevenson, Kasey Ton, David Wall and Analiese Mesch in “How to Survive a Zombie Apocalypse” for Wonthaggi Theatre Group.
Photo by Yianni Banikos

Dandenong Ranges One Act Play Festival Results

The David Greenaway Memorial for Best Production Thinking Aloud – Adelphi Un-Tit-led – Julia Lambert Between Life & Death – Essendon Hoodie – Gemco Players Wings of Accusation – Rowville Last Tango – Frankston The Edge – HT&E Awarded to Un-Tit-led – Julia Lambert Best Production Runners Up Awarded to Last Tango – Frankston Best […]

Approach to Auditions – Online Workshop

Panel members – Natasha Boyd, Peter Newling, Justin Stephens Saturday September 16, 10.30am – 12 via Zoom register by Sept 14 Free to all VDL Members $30 non-members Register to receive your zoom link by contacting The VDL Secretary: . Insights into the audition process from 3 experienced directors for auditionees and directors , helping […]


The Eve Old Award for Best Production     Winner: Last Tango in Little Grimley – Frankston Theatre Group Runner-Up Best Production    Winner: Disturbed – Cathouse Players   Other Nominees for Best Production:  Anniversary – The Mount Players A Little Something for the Ducks – Cathouse Players ​Best Director       Winner: Bette Sartore – for Disturbed […]

VDL Awards 2022

The 2022 VDL Awards are now open for entries Please contact us immediately if your entry is opening in January or February For 2022, Only one play per member company will be accepted as we rebuild post-Covid. It can be a Comedy or a Drama

Theatre Talk – What’s ahead in theatre

POSTPONED DUE TO COVID LOCKDOWN A VDL event. A select group of professional actors will share their insights, followed by the opportunity to mingle over drinks and nibbles. Tickets available from September 1. Fully refundable if the event cannot go ahead (fingers crossed!)