Agent: Sarah McNair
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Born in Jerusalem, Ron Elisha moved with his family to Melbourne, Australia in 1953. In 1975 he graduated in Medicine from Melbourne University and has practised as a GP since then. His first play, IN DUTY BOUND was staged in 1979. Since then he has written dozens of plays, two children's books and occasional pieces for newspapers. He has won four Australian Writers' Guild Awards, including the Major Award in 1982 for his 1981 play EINSTEIN. Among his most recent work is STAINLESS STEEL RAT (in Australia) later MAN IN THE MIDDLE (in the UK), about the Wikileaks affair and the 2005 play WRONGFUL LIFE, about the ethics of abortion and the law.
His young people's play CARBON DATING had its UK première at Brockley Jack Theatre, produced by OutFox Productions, in November/December 2012.