DIRECTING CV

2020
Normal   Canberra Youth Theatre

 

2019
Possibility   Canberra Youth Theatre (Co-Director)
Collapse   Canberra Youth Theatre 
 

2018
A Midsummer Night’s Dream   Central Queensland University  

100 Reasons For War   Academy of Film Theatre and Television

Macbeth   AIM Dramatic Arts
 

2017
Graduate Showcase (Music Theatre)   Federation University / TAFE NSW (Sydney)

In Real Life   Darlinghurst Theatre Company

Lysistrata   Sydney Theatre School 

Love and Information   Academy of Film Theatre and Television

Blink   Stories Like These / Kings Cross Theatre
 

2016
Cyberbile   AIM Dramatic Arts

Spring Awakening   Academy of Film Theatre and Television 

The Burial At Thebes - Antigone   Sydney Theatre School

A Midsummer Night’s Dream   Academy of Film Theatre and Television
 

2015
Pool (No Water)   Sydney Theatre School

MinusOneSister   Stories Like These / Griffin Independent

Shakespeare’s Women   Actors College of Theatre & Television

The Witches   Griffin Theatre Company (Tour Director, Director: Lucas Jervies)
 

2014
Graduation Showcase   Actors College of Theatre & Television

Mr Marmalade   Central Queensland University

Eight Gigabytes of Hardcore Pornography   Griffin Theatre Company / Perth Theatre Company, (Assistant Director, Director: Lee Lewis)
 

2013
Embers   AIM Dramatic Arts

Fireface   Stories Like These / ATYP Under The Wharf

Shoot / Get Treasure / Repeat   Actors College of Theatre & Television

The Pillowman   New Theatre

Play House   NIDA / Gorman Arts Centre
 

2012
Play House   NIDA

Story of the Red Mountains   NIDA (Assistant Director, Director: Tim Roseman)

The Boys   Griffin Theatre Company / Sydney Festival (Assistant Director, Director: Sam Strong)
 

2011
The Last Five Years   Stories Like These / Seymour Centre
 

2010
4.48 Psychosis   Sydney Theatre School

Waiting For Godot   New Theatre


2009
Don Juan in Soho   New Theatre

Eyes to the Floor   Sydney Theatre School

Steel Magnolias   Blackbird Productions / Australian Tour (Assistant Director, Director: Darren Yap)
 

2008
The Carnivores   Stories Like These / Old Fitzroy Theatre

The Crucible   New Theatre / Seymour Centre (Assistant Director, Director: Louise Fischer)

The Carnivores   New Theatre
 

2007

Art is a Weapon   New Theatre (Creator / Artistic Director)

The Crucible   New Theatre (Assistant Director, Director: Louise Fischer)

After The End   New Theatre 

Death of a Salesman   New Theatre Education Program (staged reading)
 

2004
New Directions 2004 Season   New Theatre (Artistic Director)
 

2003
Blasted   New Theatre

Assassins   New Theatre (Assistant Director, Director: Pete Nettell)
 

2002
Two Weeks With The Queen   Mountains Youth Theatre
 

2000
Stage Fright!   Roo Theatre
 

1999
King For A Day   Roo Theatre 

POSITIONS HELD


Current

Canberra Youth Theatre  Artistic Director & CEO  

Stories Like These  Artistic Director 
 

2013 - 2018
AIM Dramatic Arts  Academic Lecturer / Director   

Academy of Film Theatre & Television  Acting Teacher / Director   
 

2014
Griffin Theatre Company  Resident Studio Artist 
 

2013
Playwriting Australia  Dramaturgy Intern
 

2011 - 2012
The Spare Room  ​Artistic Director
 

2007 - 2012
New Theatre  Theatre Manager
 

2010 - 2012
Sydney Fringe Festival  Theatre Curator & Board Member

 

AWARDS & NOMINATIONS


Nomination for Best Production of a Musical at 2011 Sydney Theatre Awards for The Last Five Years
 

Recipient of an ArtStart grant from the Australia Council for the Arts

TRAINING & QUALIFICATIONS

 

Graduate Diploma in Dramatic Art (Directing)

National Institute of Dramatic Art

 

Bachelor of Arts (Performance)

Theatre Nepean (University of Western Sydney)

 

Intimacy on Set Workshop with Ita O’Brien

 

Member of Directors Lab: Melbourne (2016)

Certificate IV in Training and Assessment

Mental Health First Aid

Accidental Counsellor Training

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