MALIA JOHNSTON

MALIA JOHNSTON Choreographer & Performance Director Growing up in the South Island, my parents were ‘country service’ teachers so we moved around a lot. We lived everywhere, from Hinds to Clandeboye and Otira, all of which were a long way from any action. Then we moved to Christchurch when I turned fourteen which is where I … More MALIA JOHNSTON

SOPHIE ROBERTS

SOPHIE ROBERTS Artistic Director – Silo Theatre I grew up in Auckland on the North Shore, but went to a steiner school in Ellerslie. I always enjoyed drama at school, but definitely wasn’t a kid who always wanted to be an actor. I didn’t know what I wanted to do when I finished high school … More SOPHIE ROBERTS

DICK FRIZZELL

DICK FRIZZELL Artist At primary school we had to cover our exercise books in brown paper then decorate the paper. I would cover mine in all sorts of drawings of Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck. It wasn’t long until I was singled out for being the person who could do this thing that other people … More DICK FRIZZELL