2015 grantee Louris Van de Geer's latest play, 'Looking Glass', recently ran at fortyfivedownstairs, and saw the up-and-coming playwright bring her love of psychoanalysis to the stage. She took the time to answer a couple of questions about the play and her practice.
A list of our latest Cultural Trust grantees for the second round of 2017.
At the age of 20, Amie Patching is already a highly skilled circus artist, with over ten years of training and experience. Amie has specialised in hand balancing since 2012, and will now take her practice to the next level as she commences a Diploma of Collegial Studies in Circus Arts at L'École Nationale de Cirque de Montreal.
Samantha is a creative producer who facilitates and produces performing arts and participatory experiences across a range of scales and formats. A Cultural Trust grant will see Sam travel to the United Kingdom to undertake a series of residencies with community arts organisations, and to research theatre created with communities, for communities.
Earlier this year, 2015 grantee Kate Lefoe's film Somersault Pike was selected for the prestigious Accelerator Shorts Program as part of the Melbourne International Film Festival. Here explains the premise behind the film, her practice, and the journey to making a feature length film.
As a performer and writer, comedy is Scott Sheridan’s greatest passion. With the support of a Cultural Trust grant, Scott will study improvisational comedy at The iO Theater and The Second City in Chicago, while immersing himself in Chicago’s celebrated comedy and theatre scene.