Deborah Leiser-Moore

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Deborah Leiser-Moore
Melbourne, Victoria

M: 0414 624 908

Photo Credit:  Lachlan Woods |  Show: KaBooM

I have been working in physical, visual contemporary performance for many years. My devised solo and collaborative works include KaBooM, Cordelia, Mein Kind, a room with no air, HUNGRY, The Cool Room (nominated for a Green Room Award), HazChem!, The Girl Who Wanted to be God (nominated for the Queensland and Victorian Premiers’ Awards), A Thousand Doors A Thousand Windows and The Memory Room, Aqua Azzura and Possessed/Dispossessed (with Entr’acte Theatre).

I has toured nationally and internationally. Highlights include Festiwal Szekspirowski (Gdansk, Poland), the Melbourne, Brisbane, Sydney and Adelaide International Festivals, Marsh Theatre (San Francisco),Theater J (Washington DC), Toga Festival (Japan), Magdalena Aotearoa Festival (New Zealand), Sydney’s Carnivale Festival, Performance Space and Belvoir St. Theatre, Searchlight Festival, Melbourne’s La Mama and Beckett Theatres, The International Women’s Playwrights Festival in Athens, Greece, and an Australia Council residency to research Israeli Theatre in Israel.

I have studied in Japan with Tadashi Suzuki, trained in the work of Ettiene Decroux, taught in many universities (presently a regular lecturer at La Trobe University), and presented, my work at many conferences and have been the recipient of numerous of grants.

SPECIALTIES: Independent Artist, Director, Producer,  Peer Assessor, Researcher,  Physical contemporary performance.