Charley Allanah (she/her)
Charley is a proud trans woman living on unceded Gadigal land. A multifaceted theatre and performance maker and Co Artistic Director of House of Sand, she holds a BA (Acting) and an MFA (Directing) from NIDA. She has created award winning work at House of Sand – including the multi-artform epic That Was Friday – Directed work across Australia, and internationally including at STCSA, ActNow, BATS, and Paul Lucas Prod. NYC, assisted directors at STC and Opera Australia, and performed for STCSA and STC. Her first play The House Collector was read at KXT Storytellers Festival 202 and her second Stable is in creative development.
She is an audio describer for blind and low vision audiences, a business consultant to creative entrepreneurs through Creative+Business, has held positions at Sydney Fringe and Sydney WorldPride and is LGBTQIA+ Co-Chair of the MEAA Equity Diversity Committee