Storyteller - Creator - Producer
Romi is a Melbourne based contemporary director and theatremaker. She is passionate about creating work that starts meaningful conversation and examines the transmission of storytelling. Romi's practice stems from physical theatre and she is an inclusive practitioner. Using live theatre and performance, Romi aims to provoke, question and explore life as we know it.
After finishing a Bachelor of Performing Arts with Honours at Monash University and a Masters of Directing for performance at the Victorian College of the Arts, University of Melbourne. Romi concentrates on developing new contemporary performances, facilitating youth theatre and performance and integrating access into her process and performances. In 2018 Romi was an Artistic Associate at Theatre Works.
Romi has a particular interest in working with young people in the arts. Constantly facilitating workshops, making theatre and supporting youth art and learning. Romi believes in creating space for young people's voices and their creative agency within artistic environments and is passionate about supporting the development of young artists. In 2019, Romi was invited to participate in the ASSITEJ NEXT GEN program in Pakistan.
As well as focusing her time on theatre, Romi is passionate about creative thinking and creative strategy. Engaging people with new ideas and concepts and creating content comes naturally and is something she loves. Alongside directing and theatremaking, Romi produces and project manages creative works as a creative producer.
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