Val came to NIDA as an international student with a background in tourism and event management. To broaden her horizons in the live entertainment industry, Val decided to pursue her passion at NIDA to expand her knowledge not only in events, but also in theatre, film productions and festivals.
Val experienced her secondment placements with Sydney Dance Company, Opera Australia and Fourth Wall.
In 2020, Val begins her new journey as a Stage and/or Production Manager for live entertainment across performing arts, concerts/festivals and events.
Twelfth Night - Sound Designer
Roberto Zucco - Production Stage Manager
Ah, Tuzenbach. A Melancholic Cabaret - Head Electrician
Ex Machina - Deputy Stage Manager
De Profundis - Deputy Stage Manager
Hello Again - Mic Technician
Eurydike + Orpheus - Assistant Stage Manager
The Healthy Hustlers (Ruffles & Bells) - Stylist Assistant
Supply Nation Connect (Fourth Wall) - Production Assistant
Revie Jane Purpose Tour (Ruffles & Bells) - Production Manager
Haymarket Heartbeat Festival (Fourth Wall) - Stage Manager
Sydney Dance Company - Stage Management Intern
Opera Australia - Stage Management Intern
Fourth Wall - Production Intern