Noel is program coordinator for Professional Screenwriting.
Noel is a writer, teacher and researcher, with extensive knowledge of television production, theatre performance and creative arts education. He coordinates the Professional Screenwriting program at RMIT.
Noel's creative practice includes script writing for television drama and theatre. His play, P.O.V. Dave, was directed by Beng Oh at La Mama Courthouse in August 2016.
He is interested in investigating the relationships between craft, industrialisation and creative practice in performance writing. Currently, in conjunction with the Australian Writers Guild (AWG) he is researching the training and educational needs of early career Australian screenwriters to see how they manage industrial systems, craft histories and their own creative projects.
Noel has also recently received a travel fellowship from the International Specialised Skills Institute (ISSI) to research screenwriting programs in the UK, with a particular focus on industry engagement and script development.
In 2015, a teaching fellowship at RMIT enabled him to research the positive role discipline related, cocurricular activity plays in arts based education. In 2014, he received a Vocational Development Centre grant to research Australian screenwriters pursuing careers in the UK and the US.
Noel has a Phd from Monash University, in which he researched narrating as a performance mode in contemporary theatre production in Australia.
Coordinator for the Professional Screenwriting program.
Member of the script development research group at RMIT.
Phd, theatre performance, Monash University, Melbourne (2015)
MA, theatre performance, Monash University, Melbourne (2010)
Certificate IV, Training and Assessment, RMIT (2016)
Graduate Diploma, professional writing, Deakin University, Melbourne (1996) Grad Certificate, adult education and industrial training, RMIT (2004)
Noel has written and script edited more then 100 hours of television drama.
He has also coproduced webisode series, written radio drama and produced corporate and training documentaries. As well, he has been a member of the Australian Writers' Guild state and national committees.
- Maloney, N. (2016). P.O.V. Dave In: Winter Season, 2016 Melbourne, Australia
- Maloney, N. (2013). Direct address as action and effect in Bare Witness and Beyond the Neck In: Australasian Drama Studies, 62, 163 - 178
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