Join Actor and Filmmaker, Daniel Monks as he talks about his latest career adventures and his advocacy work as a leader within the disability arts community. Daniel will be interviewed by Kip Williams who is Artistic Director of Sydney Theatre Company (STC). This event will be on Wednesday 31 July at 3.15pm, in the Richard Wherrett Studio at the Roslyn Packer Theatre.
Daniel will also be appearing in Sydney Theatre Company’s production of Lord of the Flies directed by Kip Williams at Roslyn Packer Theatre, 23 July – 24 August.
Daniel is an accomplished artist, having achieved a nomination for Best Lead Actor in a Feature Film at the 2018 Australian Academy of Cinema & Television Arts (AACTA) Awards, and Best Male Actor in a Play at the 2018 Helpmann Awards & the 2018 Green Room Awards. He was a finalist for the 2017 Heath Ledger Scholarship and was nominated for Best Actor at the 2016 WA Screen Awards. In 2015, he received the Arts & Fashion Award at the NSW/ACT Young Achiever Awards, and he was awarded the Young Filmmaker of the Year at the 2014 WA Screen Awards. He was named one of Music Magazine’s ‘Ten Top Talents to Watch in 2018’. (Bio Source)
Accessible Arts’ ‘In Conversation’ events provide a vital platform for artists with disability to talk in depth about their work to an audience of artists and enthusiasts, disabled and non-disabled. Last years’ ‘In Conversation’ events included an interview between Dan Daw and Michelle Silby which was a partnership event between Accessible Arts, Sydney Festival and AusDance, held at Carriageworks as part of Sydney Festival. We also held an In Conversation between Jodee Mundy and Alex Jones, a partnership between Accessible Arts and Riverside Theatres, alongside Jodee Mundy’s new theatre work ‘Personal’ which was shown during 2018 at both The Sydney Opera House and Riverside Theatres.
This event is proudly brought to you by Accessible Arts in partnership with the Sydney Theatre Company.
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