Wendy Blacklock


Wendy Blacklock AM spent the first half of her career as a popular actor playing mostly ingenue roles in comedy, revue and television. Seeking a new challenge in the 1980s she decided to try her hand as a producer. She first created, and for nearly 20 years has led Performing Lines, a unique company that commissions and presents the best intimate theatrical work for touring around Australia and overseas. Its ground-breaking work has transformed opportunities for many Australian and especially indigenous theatre artists.

Audio Extracts

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Story of lifetime achievement award

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Setting up board of Australian Content at AETT

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Changing career as actor