Festival Program

City Program

Tea With Jam and Clare

Sat 4 Sep, 12pm
Athenaeum Theatre

Can you unpack a suitcase that might not be full yet? Well, we’re going to try. Melbourne has been through a collective trauma, a period of darkness and sadness like no other. And it’s high time we talked about it⁠—with good friends over a warm cup of tea. Join Clare Bowditch and Jamila Rizvi for a fireside chat, where the girls hold space for the diversity of experiences our city has encountered. Join for an event full of healing and heart. 


1 hour


Event artists

Clare Bowditch is an ARIA award-winning musician, broadcaster, sometimes actor, speaker, entrepreneur and author, whose first book Your Own Kind of Girl won the ABIA for New Writer of The Year and has been named one of Audible’s Top 50 Books of All Time.

Jamila Rizvi is Chief Creative Officer for Nine Entertainment's Future Women and a best-selling author for adults and children. She is an opinion columnist for The Age and The Sydney Morning Herald, and co-hosts two podcasts, The Weekend Briefing and Anonymous Was A Woman. Jamila lives and works on Wurundjeri land.

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