On the Couch with Rachael Dease

Who is Rachael Dease? I’m a bit of weirdo I guess. I like stories, real stories about real people. We’re a completely messed up, curious and inspiring species really. For all my downfalls I think I have a great ability t...

On the Couch with Tony Woods

Who is Anthony David Woods? A 73 year old male artist who has been exhibiting his work for over 40 years in Australia, a resident of Fitzroy, super8 filmmaker, field recording artist, a video maker, a father of two young...

On the Couch with Dean Bryant

Who is Dean Bryant? Director, writer, lyricist.  Someone who loves to play with words and human lives, and then trundle them out onstage.  Someone who definitely loves to make people laugh.  Don’t mind some tears, too. W...

On the Couch with Lee Wilson

Who is Lee Wilson? I am a performance maker and co-creator of Branch Nebula. I am an independent artist also working in choreography and performing in other peoples work, including contemporary dance pieces and films.  I...

On the Couch with Stephen Nicolazzo

Who is Stephen Nicolazzo? A chain-smoking third-generation Italian Virgo with grey hair. What would you do differently to what you do now? Not smoke, learn to enjoy food, and be more patient. Who inspires you and why? Ma...

On the Couch with Monique Harvey

Who is Monique Harvey? I am the artistic director of the Lorne Festival of Performing Arts, creative director of the Hepburn Springs Swiss & Italian Festa and music programmer for The Substation in Newport. I used to...

On the Couch with Luke Mullins

Who is Luke Mullins? Luke Mullins is a theatre artist currently directing night maybe for Stuck Pigs Squealing Theatre Company. He recently performed in Belvoir’s acclaimed production of Angels In America and regularly w...

On the Couch with Edwina Lunn

Who is Edwina Lunn? I am the Artistic Director of Darwin Festival. A former Melbournite, I’m now pretty much a Darwin local who enjoys everything that this city has to offer – especially what I like to call D...