Platform@La Mama


I joined Platform Youth Theatre (PYT) at the age of 17. Shy and unpopular, Platform opened me up to a new world which has improved my life for the better. From 2001-2011, I performed, I operated lights/sound, I stage managed, I coordinated marketing/publicity and I was an inaugural board member (a position which lasted 8 years). In that time, I have worked alongside some of Melbourne’s best artists, writers and theatre workers, including Patricia Cornelius, Christos Tsiolkas, Nadja Kostich, Angus Cerini, Emma Valente, Marg Horwell, Richard Vabre, Kelly Ryall, Jethro Woodward, Daniel Schlusser, Tobias Manderson-Galvin and Chris Summers. I have also met amazing fellow performers who have made me laugh, who have taught me about life and who have enriched my life. Without these experiences, I truly believe I wouldn’t be where I am today.

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