On the Couch with Sean Scanlon

Who is Sean Scanlon? Probably the simplest (and vaguest) way to describe myself is that I am the result of reading too much Snoopy growing up. I’ve been directing and performing in the Melbourne independent theatre scene...

On the Couch with Lulu McClatchy

Who is Lulu McClatchy? I’m an actor, singer, comedian, writer, producer and director. The order depends on the project. What would you do differently to what you do now? I don’t like to do “I wish I had...

On the Couch with Candy Bowers

Who is Candy Bowers? I am a truth-talking writer/performer who makes fearless sticky work that cuts and warms in equal measures. I’m an outlier and a cultural warrior. I seek and build platforms for artists and communiti...

On the Couch with Kate Hunter

Who is Kate Hunter? I’m a solo theatre-maker and performer working in inter-disciplinary contexts. I’m curious about the brain, the body, diseases, storytelling, autobiography, sadness and the senses. My performance work...

On the Couch with Roger Hodgman

Who is Roger Hodgman?   I’m a freelance theatre and screen director. Recently I’ve directed a lot of musicals (Grey Gardens, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang and Dirty Rotten Scoundrels) – and operas (Rigoletto, Nixon in China an...

On the Couch with Catherine Alcorn

Who is Catherine Alcorn? I’m an Aussie singer, actor and producer who is just about to open a season of my new stage show Go Your Own Way: The Story of Christine McVie at the Glen Street Theatre. What would you do differ...

On the Couch with Robert Chuter

Who is Robert Chuter? Artistic Director of Fly-On-The-Wall Theatre and director of Fat Kid Films. Currently directing Teleny adapted from the novel attributed to Oscar Wilde and His Circle at Chapel Off Chapel. What woul...

On the Couch with Matt Kent

Who is Matt Kent? I am one of two Associate Artistic Directors of Pilobolus. I am someone who likes to work with others to create experiences that express our view of the world that we all share. What would you do differ...