Caroline Dunphy

Caroline Dunphy

Co-Artistic Director, Director & Performer

Caroline has worked over the past 20 years as an actor, director, performance maker and educator. She was on the board of Queensland Theatre Company from 2003 to 2006.

Caroline has extensive screen experience having appeared on Australian and British television. She has acted with a range of theatre companies nationally, and has a repertoire of original theatre works dedicated to developing innovative performance.

Caroline specialised in avant-garde theatre and the Suzuki Actor Training Methodology both in Australia and overseas, and was a Frank Theatre senior company member for many years.

Recent years have seen Caroline embark on projects with companies and theatre makers such as Belloo Creative, The Good Room, The Danger Ensemble, Sydney-based Shot In The Dark, operatic group Babushka and comedienne Jenny Wynter, to name just a few. These have been in co-production with companies like Brisbane Festival, Queensland Theatre Company, La Boite, Brisbane Powerhouse and the Judith Wright Centre of Contemporary Art. 

In 2016, Caroline’s newly co-founded company, Belloo Creative, took their award-winning Motherland on a national tour after a sell-out season at Queensland Theatre Company and premiered HANAKO at the Brisbane Powerhouse for the Brisbane Festival. Caroline co-created, directed and performed in HANAKO. She also featured in the new Australian film Australia Day directed by Kriv Stenders and teaches in the QUT Acting Program.