On the Couch with Rafael Bonachela

Who is Rafael Bonachela? I’m the Artistic Director for Sydney Dance Company, a position I’ve held since 2009, and a choreographer – my latest work ‘2 in D Minor’ is touring alongside pieces by Jacopo Godani and Gideon Ob...

On the Couch with Emily Sexton

Who is Emily Sexton?  I’m the Artistic Director and co-CEO of Next Wave. Next Wave is Australia’s leading contemporary arts organisation for young and emerging artists, and we’ve just opened our biennia...

On the Couch with Tim Jones

Who is Tim Jones? I am the Artistic Director of the Seymour Centre. What would you do differently to what you do now?    Well.. I wouldn’t have minded being a professional tennis player. I played a lot when growing up an...

On the Couch with Steve Danielsen

Who is Steve Danielsen? I’m a music theatre junkie, who loves Film and Television. I love to drive my track car – am addicted to V8 Super Cars and most forms of motorsport, I love the beach and surfing, and if I ca...

On the Couch with Christie Whelan Browne

Who is Christie Whelan Browne? Christie Whelan Browne is a 30-something actress playing Janet in The Rocky Horror Show. What would you do differently to what you do now? I would be a beauty therapist. I have a sick obses...

On the Couch with Rudy “Atjeh” Dharmawan

Who is Rudy “Atjeh” Dharmawan? Artist, guitarist of Punkasila and Bass player of Sangkakala. What would you do differently to what you do now? Nothing, because I really fuckin’ love what I’m doing now. So what should I d...

On the Couch with Emma Gibson

Who is Emma Gibson? I’m a perpetual work in progress. I’m a playwright. I also write other things and I perform. I’m a cynic, an idealist, collaborative and a loner, an overachiever and a failure, a candle with no ends, ...

On the Couch with Caleb Lewis

Who is Caleb Lewis?  Yeah I get that a lot. What would you do differently to what you do now?   If I weren’t writing plays I think I’d still be storytelling, whether that’s writing for the page or screen.  Alternatively ...