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2019

(feature film) Two Heads Creek – costume supervisor and key on-set (UK UNIT) – Storm Vision Entertainment & Dicentium Films – Dir. J O’Brien

(feature film) Silent Night – costume supervisor and key on-set – Dicentium Films (UK) – Dir. W Thorne

(series) Midnight Zero – costume designer – Raygun Films (AUSTRALIA) – Dir. J O’Brien

(theatre) Blast Off! – writer/producer – Strongarm Makes, for the QLD Museum (AUSTRALIA)

(giant puppetry) The Valley Troll – performer/maker – BIGSOUND Festival & Music Conference (AUSTRALIA)

(giant puppetry) The Seahorse – performer/maker – What Trash Are You? Open House – Yell Space, M50 Art Park, Shanghai (CHINA) – Dir. L TahaBurt

(giant puppetry) The Seahorse – performer/maker – The International Conference on Theatre and Innovative Education – The Oriental Arts Centre (CHINA)

(giant puppetry/installation) The Giant Marionette – performer/maker – The International Conference on Theatre and Innovative Education – The Oriental Arts Centre (CHINA)

(puppetry) Moskab – performer/maker – The International Conference on Theatre and Innovative Education – The Oriental Arts Centre (CHINA)

(puppetry) Moskab – performer/maker – Sustainability Conference – WeWork, Shanghai (CHINA)

(residency) What Trash Are You? – PAN Shanghai – Yell Space, M50 Art Park, Shanghai (CHINA)

(resident artist) The Arts Space for Kids (across Beijing and Shanghai, CHINA)

(teacher artist) Creation Lab/Summer Camp Program – The Arts Space for Kids (Beijing, Hangzhou, Shanghai –  CHINA)

 

2018

(immersive theatre) Lost Lending Library – performer/facilitator – primary schools Gold Coast, presented as part of The Gold Coast Commonwealth Games and Festival 2018 – Punchdrunk Enrichment (UK)/Imaginary Theatre (AUS). Dir. T Browning

(interactive theatre) A Convict’s Hope – performer/facilitator – Museum of Brisbane – Folly Games. Dir. M Nixon

(interactive theatre) Cinderella – storyteller – QPAC – Queensland Ballet

(street theatre) The Squad – performer/devisor – presented as part of The Gold Coast Commonwealth Games and Festival 2018 – Debase Theatre Company. Dir. L Skitch

(street theatre) The Future is Female Astronauts – creator – The Planting Festival

(street theatre/puppetry) The Elders Project – performer – The Planting Festival. Dir. D Poidomani

(street theatre/puppetry) The Valley Troll – creator/performer – BIGSOUND Festival and Music Conference. as part of the Visual Arts Showcase & Design Team produced by J Ruddy & J Scott

(roving character/puppetry) Cleopatra & her Asp – performer/creator – Egyptian Mummies: Exploring Ancient Lives Exhibition VIP Launch – QLD Museum

(roving character/puppetry) Cleopatra & her Asp – performer/creator – Egyptian Mummies: Exploring Ancient Lives Exhibition – After Dark Events (recurring) – QLD Museum

(roving character/puppetry) Cleopatra & her Asp – performer/creator – Egyptian Mummies: Exploring Ancient Lives Exhibition – Night At The Museum Events (recurring) – QLD Museum

(roving character/puppetry) RHIBO – performer/creator – The Planting Festival

(roving character/puppetry) RHIBO – performer/creator – Sandgate State School Carnivale

(roving character/puppetry) Glimpse – performer/creator – Roving Conspiracy

(roving character) Heart and Brain – performer/creator – World Science Festival VIP Launch – QLD Museum

(roving character) The White Rabbit – performer – MAS Entertainment; Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre

(roving character) Retro Walkers – performer – MAS Entertainment; Tradeshow – Grand Mirage Hotel

(roving character) Mime – performer – Phoenix Entertainment; Benefit – MYER Centre Brisbane City

(roving character) Starlette – performer – MAS Entertainment; Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre

(roving character) Gnomes/Ultimate Traveller – performer – IZIT? Entertainment; Flight Centre Expo, Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre

(roving character) White Rabbit – performer – Applause Entertainment; Darwin Convention Centre

(roving character) Crackers/Reindeer – performer – Phoenix Entertainment; METCASH, Star Casino

(installation) Bird Brain – creator/facilitator – Powerkids: Little Artists at Play – Imaginary Theatre & Brisbane Powerhouse – Brisbane Powerhouse

(MC) Doomsday Disko Cabaret – Moment of Inertia – New Globe Theatre

(MC) Secret Parlour Cabaret – Guilty Pleasures – Club Mullum

(MC/puppetry) Cleopatra & her Asp – trivia host – Egyptian Mummies: Exploring Ancient Lives Exhibition – Good Night At The Museum Sleepover Event – QLD Museum

(facilitator) Chill Peer Mentoring – facilitator – Code Blue for Autism

(design) Dinopocalypse – presented as part of the Anywhere Theatre Festival – Ruckus Slam

(assistant design) The Owl and the Pussycat – presented as part of The Gold Coast Commonwealth Games and Festival 2018/Flowstate Southbank – Little Match Productions  Des. P Challen, Dir. B Boyle

(assistant design) The Owl and the Pussycat – presented as part of Brisbane Festival, QPAC – Little Match Productions  Des. P Challen, Dir. B Boyle

(consultant director) A Modern Guide to Heroism and Sidekickery – various festivals – Michelle Zahner (UK)

(workshop facilitation) Activate Entertainment; Good Shepherd Lutheran College – Zombie SFX

(workshop facilitation) All Souls Good Lutheran School – Clown & Community, Upcycled SFX

(workshop facilitation) Creative Generation; QLD Government – Clown, mime and character development

(workshop facilitation) Newstead Primary; Drama & Performance

(festivals) Rabbits Eat Lettuce – crew/artist liaison

(festivals) Oktoberfest – decor crew


 

2017
(forum theatre – touring) Fair Play – performer/facilitator – primary schools (Brisbane metro) QMF. Dir. N Budd

(street theatre/puppetry) The Elders Project – performer – The Planting Festival. Dir. D Poidomani

(street theatre/puppetry) Glimpse – performer/creator – Future 30 Festival/Backbone Festival

(street theatre/solo) NOMAD – performer/creator – Anywhere Theatre Festival (various)

(street theatre) Loud Compliments – performer/devisor – Woodford Folk Festival. Dir. S Wings

(street theatre) Tinker the Toymaker – performer – IZIT Entertainment; Roma Street Parklands

(street theatre) Snowlings – performer – IZIT Entertainment; Lady Cilento Christmas Party

(street theatre) Snowlings – performer – IZIT Entertainment; Warner Bros. Movie World – White Christmas

(street theatre) Scientists – performer/devisor – QLD Museum (After Dark)

(street theatre) Gladiator and Lion – performer/devisor – QLD Museum (After Dark, Night at the Museum)

(street theatre) Dingbats – performer/devisor – QLD Museum (Night at the Museum).

(street theatre) Moths – performer/creator – Roving Conspiracy

(street theatre) Solicited Advice – performer/creator – Queensland Poetry Festival

(street theatre) The Nomad Travelling Theatrette – performer/creator – QPF: Satellite Tour

(street theatre) Solicited Advice – performer creator – Angry Mime

(street theatre) Postal Service – performer – Woodford Folk Festival. Dir. A Burnley

(street theatre) Service – performer/creator – Queensland Poetry Festival/Judith Wright Centre for Contemporary Art

(theatre – solo) Ammonia – performer/creator – QPF: Literary Cabaret (regional tour)

(theatre – solo) Ammonia – performer/creator – RUCKUS Slam

(theatre – solo) QUIETUS – performer/creator – Short+Sweet festival/Brisbane Powerhouse

(theatre reading) Obsolescence – performer – Open House 01. Dir. B Warren

(installation) Brave New Worlds – liaison – The Good Room/Brisbane City Council (Creative Laneways Project)

(installation) These Frozen Moments – liaison – The Good Room/Brisbane City Council (Creative Laneways Project)

(concert) After Julia – singer – Metro Arts/Decibel New Music Ensemble. A Grenwell

(film) Red Dust – performer – Bond University. Dir. M Herlihy

(MC) The Village Dance – The Planting Festival

(MC) Illicit: An Anti-Valentines Cabaret – New Globe Theatre

(MC) Quiver – Vulcana Circus – Melt Festival, Brisbane Powerhouse

(residency) House Conspiracy

(residency) The Performing Arts Conservatory

(workshop facilitation) Mashed Theatre – Improvisation Technique

(workshop facilitation) SlammED – Poetry and Performance

(workshop facilitation) Nerang SHS – Clown

(workshop facilitation) QPF: Satellite Tour (various Goondiwindi primary schools) Performance Confidence and Play

(workshop facilitation) Deception Bay SHS – Performance Confidence and Play

(design) Wild Imaginings – body painter – Stormborn Productions (Mackay). K Ewald

(design) Bull – headpiece – K Santic

(design) Loud Compliments – costume – Woodford Folk Festival. S Wings

(assistant design) The Owl and the Pussycat – Des. P Challen, Dir. B Boyle

(festivals) Bohemian Beatfreaks – crew/artist liaison

(festivals) Jungle Love – crew/artist liaison

(board member) House Conspiracy


 

2016
(street theatre) Mozko Sirkus – performer/creator – CanTeen Camp. D Kennedy

(street theatre) Starlette – performer – Jupiters Casino. IZIT? Entertainment

(street theatre) Divasaurs – performer/creator – QLD Museum (Dinosaurs After Dark). L Diett

(street theatre) BCC Concerts – performer – Brisbane Town Hall. IZIT? Entertainment

(street theatre) The Gremlins – performer/devisor – Various (Adelaide Fringe). A Podger/J Koda

(street theatre) The Game – performer/facilitator – Woodford Folk Festival. T Monley (+ 2015, 2014)

(site-specific theatre) The Gremlins – performer/devisor – Red Hill Skate Arena. A Podger/J Koda

(site-specific theatre) The Gremlins – performer/devisor – Garden of Unearthly Delights. A Podger/J Koda

+ further on request


 

(distraction/play therapy) Captain Starlight – Starlight Children’s Foundation Australia 2013 – 2017

(arts engagement) Teacher Artist – Song Room 2016 – 2017

(workshop facilitator) Arts Worker – State Library QLD 2014 – 2016