Ever met someone that does something totally unimaginable to you?
This week’s guest is theatre director and lighting designer, Alexander Berlage. We chat about what drew Alex to lighting design, how his career path has almost been a full circle from childhood. Plus, why theatre and the arts generally are so very important and why we need to value it.
Georgia Magarey: Speech Pathology
This week’s guest is speech pathologist and the owner/operator of Voice Therapy, Georgia Magarey. We chat about the difference between the voice and speech. Why our voices are so important and how Georgia’s interest and study of performance art informs what she does now.
Larissa Reinboth: Possum Portraits
This episode comes with a trigger warning, it involves a lot of conversation surrounding miscarriage, still births and perinatal death. If you or someone you know needs support you can find a number of different support services through joy.org.au/support.
This week’s guest is an illustrator who illustrates children’s books and Perinatal lost portraits, Larissa Reinboth. Larissa founded possum portraits which is a service that provides free perinatal portraits to grieving parents. We talk about why a service like this is so very important, not only to grieving loved ones but also to normalize conversation surrounding miscarriages, still births and perinatal death. We talk about how Larissa found herself in this sphere and the positive impacts her portraits have had for families, plus how she deals with the heart-breaking nature of what she does.
For more info head to: possumportraits.com.au
Rocco Mammoliti: Psychology
This week’s guest is psychologist Rocco Mammoliti, he specialises in LGBTQIA+ and youth psychology. We chat about what drew him to psychology, the inherent need for connectedness especially within the LGBTQIA+ community and how he processes being a human being whilst also a psychologist.
Jaspah Marques: Yoga
This week’s guest is the co-owner and operator of Gertrude Street Yoga, Jaspah Marques. We chat about how he found himself owning a yoga studio, his own personal yoga journey and the surprising connections he makes at work.
Nic Stewart: Coffee
This week’s guest is the owner and director of coffee delivery platform Alt Drop, Nic Stewart. We talk about the benefits of being able to order different bags of coffee beans from a number of Melbourne’s best roasters, how Nic turned his idea into reality, plus how his business has actually thrived during lockdowns.
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