Meet the Makers - Immersion and Interaction

  • 12:30pm – 1:30pm

Suitable for ages 10+

  • Free on the day
  • or $5 to prebook
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Learn from creatives who have made work here today

Explanations and discussion from some principal makers in CreateX including:

Professor Paul Makeham (Panel Leader), Debra Polson (Museum of Colliding Dimensions) Jon Roberts (Minuscule Garden), Jared Donovan (Minuscule Garden and InstaBooth), David Morton and Nicholas Paine (Dead Puppets Society), Giovanna Shakhovskoy (Copernicus Challenge)

All Talks and Panels are free on a first come first served basis for a percentage of places. However there will be a limited number of places available to reserved in advance for any panel for $5. Once booked we are unable to provide refunds. CreateX will donate all funds received through reserved seating to The QUT Learning Potential Fund and the Creative Industries at QUT.

The duration is 1 hour

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The People

Professor Paul Makeham (Panel Leader)

Professor Paul Makeham has been Head of the School of Media, Entertainment and Creative Arts in the Creative Industries Faculty at QUT since 2012. From 2007-11, he was Portfolio Director (Drama, Film & TV, Creative Writing); and Head of Drama in 2006.

His PhD study of discourses of landscape in Australian drama was completed at the University of Newcastle, Australia, in 1996. He publishes internationally on theatre and performance. From 2012-15, he was Chair of the Board of La Boite Theatre Company. Paul is also a past President of ADSA, the Australasian Association for Theatre, Drama and Performance Studies. For eight years (2004-11), he was a Chief Investigator on the ARC-funded AusStage project.

Paul has an extensive record of achievement as a producer, writer, presenter and performer. He leads a range of commercial consultancies which incorporate Applied Theatre techniques. This work has a training and professional development focus, and commonly incorporates an original Applied Theatre model termed a ‘Prophetical’.

Presented by

  • Panel Leader:
    Professor Paul Makeham
  • Debra Polson
  • Jon Roberts
  • Jared Donovan
  • David Morton
  • Nicholas Paine
  • Giovanna Shakhovskoy

Getting to CreateX

Cnr Kelvin Grove Rd and Musk Avenue,
QUT Kelvin Grove Campus