Diana Jefferies

Lisa Brickell – Writer and Actor trained in comedy, mask work and physical theatre at The Lecoq Theatre School in Paris and with Giovanni Fusetti and Antonio Fava in Italy. She also has a MA in Drama from Auckland University. She has directed and performed in theatre, film and TV in New Zealand, Australia and other countries, including with companies such as Theatre and Beyond (UK), Komedia (UK) and Tantimutanticompanganti (Italy/ France/Brazil). .www.funny-business.co.nz

Siri Embla is an international freelance multidisciplinary performance artist, actor, musician, clown and facilitator. Siri trained at WAAPA in Perth, Bårdar Akademiet in Oslo, and studied physical theatre/clowning and improvisation with world class teachers such as Al Wunder, Ira Seidenstain and Giovanni Fusetti. She currently works with Clown Doctors in Norway. She has devised and performed several shows and worked with a range of different directors and companies.

Ruth Dudding – Co-Director is a professional freelance actor, director and film-maker. She graduated from Toi Whakaari, in Wellington in 1982, studied at L’Ecole Jacques Le Coq, in Paris in 1985 and has worked widely in the New Zealand film, television and theatre community ever since.