Lorae Parry is a playwright, actor & director, with extensive experience in television, theatre and radio. Her plays have been performed in New York, Sydney, London and New Zealand. Five of her stage plays have been published. She was writer-In-Residence at Victoria University in 1998; and a Reader’s Digest PEN Fellow at Victoria University in 1995. She has an MA in Scriptwriting and was awarded a Queens Honour (MNZM) for Services to Performing Arts in 2004.