On the Couch with Candy Bowers

Who is Candy Bowers? I am a truth-talking writer/performer who makes fearless sticky work that cuts and warms in equal measures. I’m an outlier and a cultural warrior. I seek and build platforms for artists and communiti...

On the Couch with Kate Hunter

Who is Kate Hunter? I’m a solo theatre-maker and performer working in inter-disciplinary contexts. I’m curious about the brain, the body, diseases, storytelling, autobiography, sadness and the senses. My performance work...

On the Couch with Roger Hodgman

Who is Roger Hodgman?   I’m a freelance theatre and screen director. Recently I’ve directed a lot of musicals (Grey Gardens, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang and Dirty Rotten Scoundrels) – and operas (Rigoletto, Nixon in China an...

On the Couch with Catherine Alcorn

Who is Catherine Alcorn? I’m an Aussie singer, actor and producer who is just about to open a season of my new stage show Go Your Own Way: The Story of Christine McVie at the Glen Street Theatre. What would you do differ...

On the Couch with Robert Chuter

Who is Robert Chuter? Artistic Director of Fly-On-The-Wall Theatre and director of Fat Kid Films. Currently directing Teleny adapted from the novel attributed to Oscar Wilde and His Circle at Chapel Off Chapel. What woul...

On the Couch with Matt Kent

Who is Matt Kent? I am one of two Associate Artistic Directors of Pilobolus. I am someone who likes to work with others to create experiences that express our view of the world that we all share. What would you do differ...

On the Couch with Duncan West

Who is Duncan West? An Acrobat with Circa – an Australian contemporary circus company. What would you do differently to what you do now? I’d brush my teeth counterclockwise instead of clockwise just for the change....

On the Couch with Laurence Coy

Who is Laurence Coy? Someone who loves stories. I listen to them, read them, write them and lucky enough to be allowed to get together with like-minded people and perform them on stage and screen. What would you do diffe...