Actor

I have been acting for more than twenty years.  Most recently, I played Laura in The Psychic at Spotlight Theatrical Company (2020), Shelley in Ladies Day at Javeenbah Theatre Company (2020) and Meg in Secret Bridesmaid’s Business at Gold Coast Little Theatre (2019).

I am thrilled to join the cast as Anita in the 2022 Australian tour of Mother and Son with Jally Entertainment starring Julie McGregor and Christopher Truswell.

 

Previous theatre roles include -

  • Mary Brenham in Our Country’s Good (GCLT 2008)

  • Alice More in A Man for All Seasons (TLT 2006)

  • Nevzeta in Miss Bosnia (Brisbane Arts Theatre, 2005)

  • Madame de Tourvel in Dangerous Liaisons (BAT, 2004)

  • Elizabeth Proctor in The Crucible (JTC 2004)

  • Julia Simmons in A Murder is Announced (GCLT 2003)

  • Alice in You Can't Take it With You (GCLT 2002)

  • Rosie Probert in Under Milkwood (JTC 2001)

  • Queen Anne in The Three Musketeers (GCLT 1998)

  • Jocasta in Oedipus the King (SEEVIC, UK 1995).
     

I won the Best Supporting Actress Dolphin Award for my role as Michelle in Strippers (GCLT 2001).

 

I studied theatre at South East England Sixth Form College and completed screen training at The Australian Film and Television Academy (TAFTA). 

On screen, I have appeared in short films, the television production Flipper and feature films To Become One and Monster. I am represented by Paul Newlands at Creme Management.

Videography by Kelly Maree Joyce

**POSTPONED** Mother and Son Tour Dates 2020

The Events Centre Caloundra – Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 June

Wangaratta Performing Arts Centre – Wednesday 24 June

The Forge Theatre Bairnsdale – Thursday 25 June

Wonthaggi Union Community Arts Centre – Friday 26 June

John Leslie Theatre – Sale Saturday 27 June

Potato Shed Drysdale – Sunday 28 June

Brolga Theatre Maryborough – Wednesday 1 July

Pilbeam Theatre Rockhampton – Thursday 2 July

Mackay Entertainment Centre – Saturday 4 July

QUT Gardens Theatre – Tuesday 7 and Wednesday 8 July

Redland Performing Arts Centre – Friday 10 July

Cessnock Performing Arts Centre – Wednesday 15 July

Manning Entertainment Centre Taree – Thursday 16 July

Civic Theatre Newcastle – Friday 17 and Saturday 18 July

Queanbeyan Performing Arts Centre – Tuesday 21 to Sunday 26 July

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