Member Profile : Marissa Ker

Marissa Ker is the founding artistic director of Lorikeet Players. She grew up in Gayndah and Bundaberg and completed a Diploma in Theatre at Ecole Philippe Gaulier in the French countryside. She is deaf and communicates using a cochlear implant, hearing aid, lip reading and Auslan.

Bouffon is a theatrical genre related to physical theatre and clown. Bouffon performers often have a distorted appearance. Bouffon is also a tool for examining social issues and showcasing the perspective of people on the margins of society.

see Marissa Ker is available as a mentor and for the Bouffon Master class

Arts Ablaze is a conference and celebration of regional arts in Queensland taking place at Ramada Resort Kooralbyn Valley on Wednesday 2 to Sunday 6 October 2019.

Ramada Resort Kooralbyn Valley
Oct 02 2019 To Oct 04 2019