Jordan reflects on the bond between child – ‘Apo’ – and Grandmother – ‘Lola’ – during an ugly chapter of Australian history.
Jordan Shea is a Filipino-Australia writer for stage and screen, and a teacher. He was one of the Philip Parsons Playwright’s fellows of 2020, and his work has been developed by major theatre companies and independent collectives. Jordan’s work focuses on exploring narratives of Filipino-Australians, their hopes, dreams and nightmares. His work strives to interrogate our national landscape, and why we are here and how we can change where we are going.