Dean Drieberg AAR On the Couch

On the Couch with Dean Drieberg

Who is Dean Drieberg? I am a freelance Creative Producer and Director. I started my career as a performer and then moved into production, as work for performers is so inconsistent and I’ve found creating and producing to...
Marissa Bennett AAR On the Couch

On the Couch with Marissa Bennett

Who is Marissa Bennett? I’m a Melbourne based actor appearing in Lachlan Philpott’s production of Colder at Red Stitch Actors Theatre. What would you do differently to what you do now? I’d probably be a visual arti...
Steve Lambert AAR On the Couch

On the Couch with Steve Lambert

Who is Steve Lambert? I was raised in a struggling family furniture business in Northern California by a former Franciscan Monk and a Dominican Nun who quit out of idealism and love. Trained in the arts, I use those skil...
Reuben Ingall AAR On the Couch

On the Couch with Reuben Ingall

Who is Reuben Ingall? I’m Canberran. I’m an audio technician by day-job, and a music maker, radio presenter, gig-organiser, mashup DJ by hobby. I’m a keen cyclist and I love to cook. What would you do differently to what...
Elena Maximova AAR On the Couch

On the Couch with Elena Maximova

Who is Elena Maximova? Elena Maximova is an opera singer from the Urals in the middle of Russia. She studied in Moscow and today is a guest performer in opera houses all over the world. What would you do differently to w...
Ebony Vagulans AAR On the Couch

On the Couch with Ebony Vagulans

Who is Ebony Vagulans?  Ha! Depends on the time of day. Most consistently an actress from Sydney. NIDA graduate from a couple of years back. And advocate for dance breaks in your laundry. What would do differently to wha...
WASO Asher Fisch - photo by Sara Hannigan

On the Couch with Asher Fisch

Who is Asher Fisch? A renowned conductor in both the operatic and symphonic worlds – Principal Conductor and Artistic Adviser of the West Australian Symphony Orchestra since 2014. Who Inspires you and why? A few we...
Andy Morton AAR On the Couch

On the Couch with Andy Morton

Who is Andy Morton? I work in opera. I was a singer for 20 years in the UK and when I moved here, I had very young children so I started directing so that I wasn’t out on tour. I had done quite a lot in my twenties so th...