My identify is Sasha, and I’m the Advertising Coordinator right here at Griffin! Once I’m not placing collectively juicy content material so that you can join with, I’m very slowly finishing a regulation diploma and am a full-time canine mum to a spoilt French Bulldog x Pug named Pig.
My each day routine could also be chock-a-block full, however nothing will maintain me—nor ought to maintain you—from basking in moments of Sydney sunshine when you may get it! I’m not a summer season individual, however I’m not a winter individual both… I’m a daylight saving individual and my time to thrive is coming! The start of Spring is sinking into my pores and skin and getting me excited for lengthy balmy nights and plenty of theatre.
There is no such thing as a higher technique to relish this spring feeling than by experiencing (…plug incoming) Whitefella Yella Tree, a lush story about Nation and queer Blak love. I’m consciously making an attempt to melt my ‘advertising voice’ proper now, however you’ll kick your self in case you miss out on tickets to this present that has been receiving some fairly unimaginable evaluations. Callan Purcell and Man Simon as Ty and Neddy completely encapsulate the coinciding awkwardness and gravitas of old flame. The present wakes up these cynical, hardened elements of you and makes you sit in that vulnerability, whereas additionally reflecting on the insidious and permeating harm that colonisation has had on First Nations communities and relationships to Nation.
Following Whitefella Yella Tree, Griffin might be internet hosting Mom Might We by the unimaginable poet and performer Mel Ree. Mel’s vitality is really one among a form and instantly felt. We’ve been recording some interviews with Mel within the lead as much as the present, and the interviews alone have left me with a lot meals for thought—it’s a privilege to be in her vibrant firm. I’m able to have my thoughts BLOWN.
That’s all from me… for now… however right here’s a deal with for individuals who have made it this far. Griffin’s 2023 Season might be launching (!!!) on Monday 19 September. The Griffs have been working exhausting behind the scenes and gearing up for what might be a showstopping new 12 months.
Okay—that’s truly all the pieces from me! Get outta right here! It’s been a proper pleasure to introduce myself, and I hope to satisfy a few of you within the lobby quickly!
All the most effective,