Vanessa is a respected actor and playwright, most recently seen in a leading role as Harper in Caryl Churchill’s Far Away at BATS Theatre Wellington.
She is a graduate of Toi Whakaari/New Zealand Drama School, and has an MA with Distinction in Scriptwriting from the International Institute of Modern Letters.
Once a ‘weather voice’ for the MetService phoneline, she has also voiced stories for radio, as well as for advertising.
She has worked at an industry moderator for the acting programme at Toi Whakaari.
She held The Robert Lord Writer’s Residency in Dunedin, following which her play Where are you my only one? had successful seasons at Circa Theatre Wellington and at The Basement, Auckland.
Location: Wellington, New Zealand