Imara Savage AAR On the Couch

On the Couch with Imara Savage

Who is Imara Savage? Mother, theatre / opera director. What would you do differently to what you do now? I actually love what I do and since I was a child I wanted to work in the theatre so it’s hard to think of an...
Kevin Hopkins AAR On the Couch

On the Couch with Kevin Hopkins

Who is Kevin Hopkins? I am a father and partner, and a socialist. I am actor, director and teacher, who loves Shakespeare. What would you do differently to what you do now? I would like to be more politically active, and...
Tineke Van der Eecken AAR On the Couch

On the Couch with Tineke Van der Eecken

Who is Tineke Van der Eecken? She is a Belgian-born Australian: a visual artist working in precious metals and designer of jewellery, a writer of poetry and (mainly) autobiographical fiction, a mediator working in confli...
Peter Combes AAR OTC

On the Couch with Peter Combe

Who is Peter Combe?   Australia’s best known children’s singer/songwriter! I am married and a proud father of four. I also have 7 grandchildren. I enjoy swimming, running and tennis (I’m a huge Roger Federer fan). I also...
45DS Bottomless Uncle Jack Charles

On the Couch with Uncle Jack Charles

Who is Uncle Jack Charles? It’s strange I never was plucked out of obscurity with the intention of being a you beaut actor. It was accidental when the New Theatre came to the Gladys-Nicholls Hostel and asked would any of...
Stefanie Jones AAR On the Couch

On the Couch with Stefanie Jones

Who is Stefanie Jones? Australian Music Theatre Performer from Brisbane, Queensland. A Victorian College of the Arts graduate and Melbourne resident for almost a decade. Violinist, neat freak, middle sister, passionate (...
Shoeb Ahmad - photo by Anna Mayberry

On the Couch with Shoeb Ahmad

Who is Shoeb Ahmad? An artist working across music and time-based mixed-media works who also happens to be a proud trans-femme Muslim woman of Bangladeshi descent. What would you do differently to what you do now? I have...
AAR Charlotte Saliou - photo by by Laetitia Piccarreta

On the Couch with Charlotte Saliou

Who is Charlotte Saliou? I’m a director. I direct shows with circus, clowns, musicians and dancers. I’m a comedian too – I perform with my own company Jackie Star and Compagnie. I also act in different visual, phys...