Arts Review On the Couch Ashley Wallen

On the Couch with Ashley Wallen

Who is Ashley Wallen? Ashley Wallen is a choreographer dancing his way through life! What would you do differently to what you do now? Nothing! Who inspires you and why? My mother – she is so strong and she has put...
Arts Review On the Couch Jerome Sordillion

On the Couch with Jérôme Sordillon

Who is Jérôme Sordillon? I grew up in a rough city in France near Lyon, the kind of French city that is very difficult to get out of, but luckily my mother made me start gymnastics quite early – I was 4 years old. ...
Arts Review On the Couch Olivia Porter photo by Rob Blackburn

On the Couch with Olivia Porter

Who is Olivia Porter? I’m one of the 12 performers in the Circus Oz show But Wait…There’s More. I’m the biggest idiot on the stage amongst all the amazing acrobats and aerialists. For most of the show I am th...
Arts Review On the Couch John Foreman

On the Couch with John Foreman

Who is John Foreman? I’m a musician. What would you do differently to what you do now?    I sometimes like to play the “what would you do if you won the lottery” game. It’s a good test to see what you’d change if money w...
Arts Review On the Couch Matthew Bate

On the Couch with Matthew Bate

Who is Matthew Bate? Born North England. Now Australian. Filmmaker. Reformed raver. What would you do differently to what you do now? I’m unqualified for anything else. Who inspires you and why? 1. My daughter Kit –...
Arts Review On the Couch Phillip Lowe

On the Couch with Phillip Lowe

Who is Phillip Lowe? Phillip Lowe. Pisces. The son of an oyster farmer. Sociable introvert and lover of nature. What would you do differently to what you do now?    In terms of career? I guess I would be a ship’s captain...
Arts Review On the Couch Heather Croall

On the Couch with Heather Croall

Who is Heather Croall? A mum, an international Festival Director and filmmaker who has returned to South Australia after a decade of running festivals in the UK to take up the role of running the Adelaide Fringe. What wo...
Arts Review On the Couch Jo Thomas Metro Arts

On the Couch with Jo Thomas

Who is Jo Thomas? Performance-maker, creative producer and Executive Producer of Metro Arts in Brisbane; martial artist, lover of all things song & dance, a Churchill Fellow and member of the Asian Producers Platform...