empowering women through theatre


Would you like to be comfortable with the unknown and find your creative flow?

Would you like to get better at authentically speaking your truth?

Let's grow strong together ! (and have fun while we're at it...)

This 10 week course will help you find more play in your life through theatre and open up new connections within ourselves and with others.

No prior theatre experience necessary!  This course may conclude with a Public Theatre Forum in the Theatre.

Friday 2nd February to Friday 6th April 2018.

Friday Mornings 9.30am - 12.30 pm. The Community Cabin, Carlyle Street, Byron Bay.

The course cost is $170 (earlybird $150) and there are some subsidies for women with a lived experience of DV.  Please contact Philippa today on 0422 882 319.  

NEXT START DATE 2nd February 2018.



Philippa Williams Director/Community

Philippa Williams has a Diploma from the London School of Speech and Drama and toured for fifteen years as an actress with Dionysian Theatre, The Rose Theatre Company, The Mask Studio, Portal Productions, Circle X Arts and TaurusVoice Theatre Company.

Philippa ran the Stroud performing Arts Courses in Gloucestershire, England and has taught, directed and worked as a therapist in a variety of settings including schools, colleges, the mental health Sector, with teenagers with special needs and in Adult Education.

Philippa has a Diploma in Dance Movement Therapy and an Advanced Diploma in Psychophonetics Counselling. Since coming to Australia six years ago Philippa has been teaching, facilitating theatre courses and directing community theatre productions.

She has taught at The Actors Workshop in Brisbane, Byron Bay Film and Television School, Cape Byron Steiner School, Shearwater School and The Warehouse Workshop. For the last fifteen years Philippa has been working with groups of women exploring Feminine Archetype themes and creating theatre productions. 

“Acting is my way of investigating human nature and having fun at the same time.”
— Meryl Streep