Alex Harding was a founding member of England's Gay Sweatshop Theatre Company in 1975. He was also part of The Bloolips radical drag troupe before coming to Australia in 1984. As a writer and playwright he has written
Blood and Honour (shown at the Mardi Gras Festival 1990 and winner of the 1990 Human Rights Award for Drama);
The Life and Times of Hanky Bannister; Three, The Reunion and
Surry Hills, 2010.