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Joshua Allen

Joshua Allen is a producer and writer working in contemporary performance. He is a current Australia Council Future Leader and peer assessor, curator for Multicultural Arts Victoria’s Asia performing arts program and performance producer at Courthouse Youth Arts in Geelong. Josh is also a recipient of an Asialink Arts Creative Exchange funded by Creative Victoria in 2019 where he will spend three months in Indonesia hosted by Komunitas Salihara.

Josh works with independent artists and those from queer and culturally diverse backgrounds who explore intercultural ideas, gender and sexuality. Josh was a participant in the Asian Producers Platform Camp 2018 in Indonesia, supported with funding from the Australia Council for the Arts, and produced Bureau of Meteoranxiety presented at Next Wave Festival 2018.

  1. Joshua Allen.