Claire Christian is a writer, facilitator, theatre maker, youth arts advocate and entrepreneur based in Regional Queensland. Most recently she held the position of Youth Program Coordinator at Queensland Theatre Company. Prior to this she was the Youth Arts Director and the co-creative producer of the Projects Company at the Empire Theatre in Toowoomba. Claire is the co-artistic director of Mixtape Theatre Collective: a proudly regional, independent partnership whose aim is to create work designed to elicit joy through live performance. As a playwright Claire has been recognised both nationally and internationally.
She is a passionate facilitator-director and has developed and presented original, devised and contemporary texts in numerous community and professional contexts. Claire has over six years’ experience in the Education sector as a high school teacher in both Australia and the United Kingdom. In 2011 she completed both a Graduate Certificate in Creative Writing [QUT] and a Graduate Diploma in Experiential Arts Therapy [MIECAT]. She is currently completing her Graduate Diploma in Adolescent Health and Wellbeing [University of Melbourne] and a Master of Arts [USQ]. In 2013 she completed an Australia Council of the Arts JUMP Mentorship with Windmill Theatre’s Artistic Director Rosemary Myers and was selected as a YWCA Queensland 125 leading women. Claire works in the arts and with young people because nothing else makes quite as much sense.
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