Jess Holly Bates is a Pakeha artist, writer, performer and theatre maker based in Auckland, NZ. After completing her MA Thesis on critical whiteness and embodied colonialism, she ventured into creative practice. In 2014, Anahera Press published her acclaimed and searing work of poetic theatre Real Fake White Dirt, awarded Best Writing at NZ Fringe (2015), and performed from Edinburgh to Wellington. In 2013 she was awarded the Playmarket Best NZ Script for her short work Lucky C*ntry (Short and Sweet Festival). Her latest work, The Offensive Nipple Show, comes to the Sydney and Melbourne Fringe later this year.
Opening Night: Our Invincible Summer
Wednesday June 14, 2017, 7pm
Movie Night: Looking For Alibrandi
Sunday June 18, 2017, 6pm
Thursday 22 June, 2017, 7pm
Tell Me Like You Mean It
Monday 19 June, 2017, 7.30pm
Late Night Lit: What Are You Afraid Of?
Thursday 22 June, 2017, 9pm