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LIZ NEWELL is the Producer and Tour Manager for The Last Great Hunt.

She is also an emerging playwright in Perth. She has held various positions in Perth Festival's programming and production departments, been a FRINGE WORLD Festival Producer, and the Fairbridge Folk Festival Youth Program Director.

She has worked as a Stage Manager and Producer for artists including The Cutting Room Floor, The OpenLid Ensemble and The Kabuki Drop.

In 2014 she was a member of Black Swan State Theatre Company’s Emerging Writers Group and in 2017 she was a member of Playwriting Australia’s WA Playwrights Program.

In 2016 she founded Maiden Voyage Theatre Company and in 2017 their works ALONE OUTSIDE and TOAST received numerous awards, with her play TOAST winning Best Production at the 2017 Blue Room Theatre Awards and nominated for Best Independent Production at the Performing Arts WA Award.