Courtney Stewart is an Actor, Director, Dancer and Teaching Artist. She has worked on a number of productions and developments of new Australian work such as Hamlet - Prince of Skidmark for STC, Neon Tiger by Julia-Rose Lewis and Single Asian Female by Michelle Law for La Boite and Belvoir St Theatre, A Ghost in My Suitcase by Vanessa Bates, Australian Graffiti by Disapol Savetsila for STC, This Witch by Shari Indriani, Siti Rubiyah by Katrina Irawati Graham, Barbaric Truth by Jordan Shea, Meat Eaters by Lewis Treston, How To Rule The World by Nakkiah Lui and White Pearl by Anchuli Felicia King.
Courtney has also performed for Queensland Theatre, Imaginary Theatre and in South Korea for LATT Children’s Theatre Company. She was the Assistant Performance Director for the City of Sydney 2016 Chinese New Year Lunar Lantern Festival. She is a participant of the current CAAP Directors Initiative in partnership with STC.
As a dedicated Teaching Artist, Courtney has worked with Sydney Theatre Company, NIDA, ATYP and the Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences, specializing in producing and facilitating creative, EdTech and special access workshops in the areas of drama, film-making & editing, music, coding, Virtual and Augmented reality, robots for space exploration and physical computing. She will work as a Dramaturg on teh production of White Pearl for STC.
Courtney is a proud member of MEAA and is the Chair of the Equity Diversity Committee and a delegate to the National Performer’s Committee.