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Jo Franklin - Managing Director

Jo Franklin is a highly accomplished performing arts professional and has worked and trained in the theatre industry for over 15 years. She has been involved in numerous noteworthy performing arts projects throughout Australia, the UK and America working as a theatre maker, facilitator, teacher and director.

Jo is also experienced in theatre technologies, programming and design and holds a BA Applied Theatre with a Double Major in Advanced Theatre.

Jo is passionate about fostering aspiring talent in the performing arts and providing a voice, through the medium of theatre, for marginalised communities.

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β€œThe theatre itself is not revolutionary: it is a rehearsal for the revolution.”
— Augusto Boal