Freya Waterson is a Melbourne based Independent Producer working across art-forms. She works with a small group of ambitious contemporary performing artists and companies to create new work, driving projects from inception through to production. Freya also provides strategic consultancy and market development planning and advice to colleagues across the sector. She has worked across Europe, Asia and North America to facilitate the presentation of over 85 performance seasons across 22 countries. Freya has worked in senior roles for organisations in Australia and the UK, most recently as Senior Producer for Chunky Move, where she co-lead the company alongside the executive team from 2019-21.
Freya’s experience working across scale, context and form has provided a platform to initiate research projects, collaborative investigations and to advocate for personal and professional expressions of independent practice in its diverse and multifaceted forms. Freya is a member of the Asian Producers Platform, a resident of The Meat Market and a regular peer assessor for grant bodies.