On the Couch with Catherine Crowley

Who is Catherine Crowley? I’m an actor, improviser and musician, creating work in Canberra where I live and breathe. My passions drive me and the work I do. I’m a sentimental romantic at heart. What would you do differen...

On the Couch with Ursula Yovich

Who is Ursula Yovich? I’m a Performing Artist – Actor/Singer. What would you do differently to what you do now? I would push to sing more often. I never had the courage to do so when I was younger but now I k...

On the Couch with Geraldine Turner

Who is Geraldine Turner? Lita Encore in Ruthless. What would you do differently to what you do now? I would try not to be such a grammar nazi … Different from/ similar to … Who inspires you and why? My husband, Ope...

On the Couch with David Read

Who is David Read? Artistic Director of the Melbourne Cabaret Festival – one of Melbourne’s key winter arts events. Who inspires you and why? Performers who have the guts to perform cabaret! It’s the hardest of art...

On the Couch with Dale Woodbridge-Brown

Who is Dale Woodbridge-Brown? I am a proud young Indigenous man from Mungindi, a small border town in the Kamilaroi region. Coming from a sporty family, I have always been a physical person, be it a sports day at school ...

On the Couch with Melita Rowston

Who is Melita Rowston? Melita Rowston has degrees in painting, writing and directing for theatre. She writes prose, poetry, plays, directs other people‘s plays and performs shows about her obsession with Shit Tourism. Sh...

On the Couch with Hilary Cole

Who is Hilary Cole? Hilary Cole is a very devoted Actress/singer/dancer. The lady behind the cabaret O.C.Diva. Recovering Lord Of The Rings tragic. A lover of jelly. What would you do differently to what you do now? I wo...

On the Couch with Mama Alto

Who is Mama Alto? Mama Alto is a countertenor diva, jazz singer and cabaret artiste. A unique songstress, with an identity and voice that transcend gender. I am all about the enigma – the ambiguities of identity, sexuali...