Singing, dancing and acting comes naturally to some children, others just do it for fun. One fabulous company, Stage School Australia, has been channelling that energy and talent for 30 years.
“I had this great teacher at acting school and he’d say, ‘Never believe how good people say you are, and never believe how bad they say you are, but err on believing the bad side, that’ll keep you honest.’”
“I started life as a graphic designer despite what Dad wanted me to be, which was an oil painter. Now, of course, I’ve come round full circle,” says artist Jane Canfield.
Theo Fakos is a natural storyteller. It’s a gift that’s revealed in the many compelling shots he has taken over a 35-year career.
The raw experience of being a young intern at a magazine was rich fodder for a YA novel.