On the Couch with Jane Sheldon

Who is Jane Sheldon? I’m a soprano and I live in New York and Sydney. I primarily sing modern chamber music. What would you do differently to what you do now? Nothing. Who inspires you and why? I am extremely lucky...

On the Couch with Phil Scott

Who is Lionel Bart? Lionel, whom I portray in Reviewing the Situation, was an English writer of pop songs and shows, notably Oliver! As for me, I am (at various times) an actor, writer, pianist, singer, composer, reviewe...

On the Couch with Michael Falzon

Who is Michael Falzon? Actor, singer, sometime-producer (Swing On This; Painted From Memory; Kurt), one of six kids, a halfie (half Australian, half Maltese), vegetarian, peanut butter lover and avid watcher of Q&A. ...

On the Couch with James Brown

Who is James Brown? I spent the first two decades of my life training and performing ballet, acting, gymnastics and circus.  In 2001, I moved from my hometown Brisbane to Melbourne, to study and train at The National Ins...

On the Couch with Daniel Koek

Who is Daniel Koek? Singer, Actor and lover of food! Former Valjean in West End Production of Les Miserables, drinker of good Barossa Red. What would you do differently to what you do now? I’d probably be a winemaker! Wh...

On the Couch with Johanna Allen

Who is Johanna Allen? Singer, Actor, Writer, Director, Producer, Educator. I have a strong sense of social justice. I am a maker of music, and a lover of words.  I also eat way more Nutella than I should. What would you ...

On the Couch with Anne Wills

Who is Anne Wills? Ex-TV Personality (?) What would you do differently to what you do now? Nothing. I am quite happy with my life! Who inspires you and why? Anyone who overcomes huge difficulties and keep going. One pers...

On the Couch with Anni Davey

Who is Anni Davey? I am an independent performer and director of circus. I have a nine-year old daughter. I teach circus and Flying Trapeze. I live in Collingwood in a converted warehouse which makes me sound very hip bu...