PICA Jacinta Larcombe - photo by Nicolee Fox

On the Couch with Jacinta Larcombe

Who is Jacinta Larcombe? An analytical kooky vessel experiencing the extremities of life. What would you do differently from what you do now? I think the only things I would do differently is learn how to save my money a...
Nigel Huckle AAR On the Couch

On the Couch with Nigel Huckle

Who is Nigel Huckle? Nigel Huckle is a persistent and ambitious performer with a streak of realistic optimism. He is the son of a Sri Lankan-Australian, and is an American immigrant himself, so there are many places that...
Joel Beasley AAR On the Couch

On the Couch with Joel Beasley

Who is Joel Beasley?  Sometimes I’m moody. Sometimes I’m intrigued by the person dancing on the corner of the street. Sometimes I’m competitive in charades (who isn’t?). Sometimes I’m extremely empathetic towards a stran...
Mandy Beaumont AAR On the Couch

On the Couch with Mandy Beaumont

Who is Mandy Beaumont? I’m a writer of fiction, a researcher in Feminist fiction, an avid and very opinionated reader, a staunch believer in equality and fairness. I’m also the woman who’s got her debut book out with Hac...
Juan Gomez AAR On the Couch

On the Couch with Juan Gomez

Who is Juan Gomez? I’m a 24 non-binary performer from Spain. I grew up there but came to Australia seven years ago to pursue a career in the performing arts. What would you do differently to what you do now? I would allo...
PICA Daley King - photo by Nicolee Fox

On the Couch with Daley King

Who is Daley King? Daley King is (in no particular order) an eclectic, neurodiverse, genderqueer, Maori performance artist, writer, stage manager, and social justice advocate, who has two cockatiels (Wally and Bruce), li...
AAR L.J.M. Owen at NLA

On the Couch with L.J.M. Owen

Who is L.J.M. Owen? An author-archaeologist-literary festival director who collects crime novels, kitchen paraphernalia and cats. Somewhat eclectic. What would you do differently to what you do now? If I could have my ti...
Nat Jobe AAR On the Couch

On the Couch with Nat Jobe

Who is Nat Jobe? Nat Jobe is a father, a son, a partner, a friend… and a Donkey. Hee haw! I live on Sydney’s Northern Beaches with my partner, Richard, my daughter, Taj, and her mother, Leia. I’m a real family man… my fa...