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Gemma Pepper
CEO / Co-Founder 

Gemma is a creative producer with 20 years’ experience working across a diverse spectrum of creative projects; including theatre, festivals, new media and policy/program development. Gemma has a long history producing theatre and events in Australia, working for companies including Marrugeku, Stalker, Erth, Sydney Dance Company, the Enlighten Festival (Canberra), Geelong Performing Arts Centre, the Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI) and Side Pony Productions. Most recently Gemma produced the 2019 Australian tour of Side Pony Productions work The Irresistible, which enjoyed sold-out seasons at Dark Mofo, Sydney Opera House and Geelong Arts Centre.

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Zoe Pepper
Head of Creative / Co-Founder

Zoe Pepper is a director and writer for theatre and more recently film. In 2013 Zoe directed and co-wrote the award winning The Wives of Hemingway, which played as part of Perth’s Fringe World Festival 2013. In 2011-12 Zoe worked with Sydney Theatre Company developing The Lobotomist and devising/directing Fiddler’s Coin as part of the Money Shots series. In 2012 Zoe’s work, The Pride, toured to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival where the show played its fourth season and was nominated for a Total Theatre Award. The Pride has also played as part of Perth Theatre Company’s 2011 season, the Under the Radar Festival and at the Blue Room Theatre where it was awarded the Best Production and Member’s Choice awards. Zoe’s original work is billed under the company name, Side Pony Productions.