On the Couch with Antony Hamilton

Who is Antony Hamilton? I’m an Australian choreographer and artist. What would you do differently to what you do now? If I knew of something notable that I wanted to do differently, I would set about doing it immed...

On the Couch with Christopher Brown

Who is Christopher Brown? I’m an actor, voice artist, theatre maker and father. I grew up in New Zealand but moved to Melbourne to attend VCA in 1995. What would you do differently to what you do now?   I would be a musi...

On the Couch with Gavin Williams

Who is Gavin Williams? I am a jack of all trades: Actor, Director, Producer, Writer, Composer, Pianist, Teacher, Astrophysicist, and master of none. I was born in Melbourne and after moving to country Victoria for severa...

On the Couch with Michelle Ryan

Who is Michelle Ryan? Michelle is a 168cm tall woman when standing (she now uses a wheelchair), who grew up in Townsville, North Queensland with a sports loving mum, dad and three older brothers. She loves mirror balls, ...

On the Couch with Anthony Skuse

Who is Anthony Skuse? I’m a theatre director and teacher. I’m currently directing Nick Payne’s Constellations at the Eternity Playhouse and dreaming of Chekhov. Chekhov is the next project and the dreams are not so restf...

On the Couch with Amanda Harrison

Who is Amanda Harrison? Actor, singer, wife, mother and diva! Known for roles in Musical Theatre, most notably Elphaba in the original Australian production of Wicked and Oz in We Will Rock You (Helpmann Award). Noted Fa...

On the Couch with Virginia Gay

Who is Virginia Gay? A professional liar. Who sings occasionally. A professional singing liar – oh god, that sounds like the world’s worst musical telegram. What would you do differently to what you do now?   Very little...

On the Couch with Anne Wood

Who is Anne Wood? I am an actor currently in rehearsal for the William Finn song cycle, ELEGIES, which is happening at Bennett’s Lane this month. What would you do differently to what you do now?    I’d be more organised...