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And let's start 2018 with a bigger bang than we could imagine and a huge dose of equality with today's announcement of the nominees for the 2017 Matilda Awards including FOUR nominations for Laser Beak Man the theatre production ! 1. The Lord Mayor's Award for Best New Australian Work Laser Beak Man, by David Morton, Nicholas Paine & Tim Sharp 2. Best Set Design Jonathon Oxlade & David Morton, Laser Beak Man (Dead Puppet Society, Brisbane Festival & La Boite) 3. Best Sound Design Tony Brumpton & Sam Cromack (Ball Park Music), Laser Beak Man (Dead Puppet Society, Brisbane Festival & La Boite) 4.Best Audio Visual Design Justin Harrison, Laser Beak Man (Dead Puppet Society, Brisbane Festival & La Boite) Congratulations and good luck to all the nominees in all categories. Congratulations to our family at Dead Puppet Society Brisbane Festival and La Boite Theatre Company. It is the theatre where we have found there is no them and us, no separate category for disability, no mention of labels or diagnosis, where Tim stands as an equal and here with this nomination is given respect and equality without condition. With the success of Dead Puppet Society s production of Laser Beak Man, of the industry it is produced in and the audience it plays too and these nominations, there is living proof of the truth and possibility of opportunity, inclusion and acceptance! the things we have sought for all of Tim's life. This is the kind of world we want to live in, this is the kind of inclusion that breaks down the barriers and changes the future. This is the kind of hope all families living with #autism need We are enormously proud and happy and thankful to see Laser Beak Man the theatre production recognized like this. It is also a truly amazing and unforgettable show thanks to the brilliance of all the team.Continue Reading