“Something wicked this way comes, and it is sure to thrill audiences”
Peter McCallum, Sydney Morning Herald, Monday 12 September 2011.
“Highly recommended.” 9/10
Elissa Blake, The Sun Herald, Sunday 18 September 2011
Background: Born, Australia. Post Graduate Directing, National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA), 2006.
Bachelor of Arts (Double Major Theatre/Film, French), University of New South Wales (UNSW), 1997.
I am a director; producer; production, operations & tour manager; writer and French interpreter. Production credits include: circus; opera; theatre; orchestral, cabaret & vocal ensemble music; dance; comedy; musicals; television commercials; series drama; short film; and live festival events.
Director in Residence: Sasha Waltz & Guests, BERLIN 2014 - Orfeo, premiered Dutch National Opera.
Artistic Director: Associate Artistic Director, Patch Theatre Company, 2014 Residency, www.patchtheatre.org.au
Co-Artistic Director, Jigsaw Theatre Company (ACT), 2010- 2012, www.jigsawtheatre.com.au
Artistic Director KidsPlay, programme, Glen Street Theatre (Sydney), 2008-2010, www.glenstreet.com.au
Artistic Director, Green Badger Productions (independent theatre and event company), 2005-2011
Circus Tour Director:
Director/Tour Manager, CIRCA Contemporary Circus, www.circa.org.au
Wunderkammer; CIRCA (Helpmann Award Best Physical Theatre 2012); Wings of Desire.
Performing Arts Producer: Sydney Opera House, 2002-2007, www.sydneyoperahouse.com
Producer/Tour Manager: Coco’s Lunch, www.cocoslunch.com and Polyfollia Festival, www.polyfollia.org
Director Opera repertoire: Macbeth (Opera Australia, www.opera-australia.org.au); Mozart/Menotti Live Radio Opera, Orphée aux enfers, Il Campanello di notte (Sydney Conservatorium of Music);
Assistant Director: Falstaff (Gran Teatre del Liceu www.liceubarcelona.cat); Il trovatore, Tannhäuser (OA).
Director Music/Theatre repertoire: The Little Mermaid (Concert Hall,
Sydney Opera House); The Butcher and The Bear (The Edge, Auckland NZ); Antigone (French language, Atelier Théâtre); Colder Than Here (NT);One Good Beating (NIDA); Savage/Love (NIDA); Pear l Verses the World (stage adaptation for Jigsaw Theatre Company);
Assistant Director: Shopping & F**king (NIDA); Duck (Belvoir St Theatre); Singing the Lonely Heart (NT).
Writer/Director Musical Theatre repertoire: Journey to the Planetsby Holst (The Concourse); JACK! The Musical, Music Book ‘09 & ‘10, The Royal Seed, Strings & Things (Sydney Opera House); Jason and the Argonauts, Hansel & Gretel (NIDA). French-English interpreter : Le ballet de l’Opéra national de Paris www.operadeparis.fr (Australian Tour); Sydney Festival; Melbourne Festival; Atelier Théâtre; Polyfollia Festival Basse - Normandie, France.
ARTISTIC DIRECTOR, Emerge Festival, Australian Institute of Music.