Creative Women

Across long careers, Kate Holden, Judy Horacek and Leah Purcell have excelled in their fields of literature, political cartoons and playwriting. Meet these brilliant creative women and discover how they have pushed their creative boundaries to continue redefining career success over time.

Tickets go on sale at 9am Friday 21 July. This session is able to be booked on a Festival Pass.

This event is fragrance free. We respectfully ask that you refrain from wearing perfume or cologne to this session.

Update to previously advertised information: Kate Holden is replacing Kate Grenville in this session.

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Judy Horacek

Judy Horacek is a freelance cartoonist, illustrator and writer. Her latest cartoon collection is Random Life. Her work has appeared in...

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Kate Holden

Kate Holden is the author of the memoirs In My Skin: A Memoir and The Romantic: Italian Nights and Days. She wrote a...

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Leah Purcell

Leah Purcell is an internationally acclaimed director, writer and actor. Her directing credits include The Secret Daughter and...

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25 August – 3 September