On the Couch with Ben Prendergast

Who is Ben Prendergast? Actor, entrepreneur, father. Dodgeballer. I’m an ensemble member at Red Stitch Actors Theatre, and erstwhile work in Film/TV. I’m currently doing a show called NSFW for Red Stitch Theatre. What wo...

On the Couch with Nigel Kellaway

Who is Nigel Kellaway? I’m a theatre director, but also an actor and musician, presently preparing an epic work for Performance Space’s 30th anniversary: Brief Synopsis: a beautiful naked woman ‘of a certain age’ brutall...

On the Couch with Alex White

Who is Alex White? I’m an artist, curator and producer. I work in community media and am currently co-directing Tele Visions – a good bye to analog TV. We’re setting up a temporary TV studio and broadcasting a pop up ana...

On the Couch with Rachael Maza

Who is Rachael Maza? I am a proud Yindinji, Mer and Dutch woman. I’m the Artistic Director of ILBIJERRI Theatre. I’m a mother to my 15 year old son. One of a very big family whom I dearly love.  I am an actor...

On the Couch with Carla Kissane

Who is Carla Kissane? I’m an actor and singer, living and working in Melbourne. What would you do differently to what you do now?    More silly dancing in the privacy and comfort of my home. Who inspires you and why? Aud...

On the Couch with Graham Blondel

Who is Graham Blondel? He is a contented artist (is that unusual?) enjoying life and being involved in the arts. What would you do differently to what you do now?    Be a musician for which I have no talent. Who inspires...

On the Couch with Catherine Fitzgerald

Who is Catherine Fitzgerald? Artistic Director of Feast Adelaide Queer Cultural Festival. What would you do differently to what you do now? I wouldn’t be Artistic Director of a cultural festival that opens in two days.  ...

On the Couch with Louise Fischer

Who is Louise Fischer?    Can I answer that when I’m eighty?  Seriously I’m currently Artistic Director at New Theatre, a place of I think of as a second home and when you’re bumping out a show and the clock strikes 5am ...