Jamila Main

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A woman with black hair smiles as she pushes her head back with eyes closed.Jamila Main is a queer, disabled artist, and an ambulatory wheelchair user, whose candid, joyful, and intimate work delves into the nuances of disability, queerness, and tender tension. Jamila was a Carclew Fellow and Sharehouse Resident, a researcher at Back to Back Theatre; is a Co-Chair of the Equity Diversity Committee; and sits on the Equity National Performer’s Committee, an Advisor for Australian Plays Transform, and a disability consultant and advocate.

Alongside being an artist, Jamila is an actor, playwright, and disability consultant and has worked with organisations including Sydney Theatre Company, Darlinghurst Theatre Company, Malthouse Theatre, Adelaide Festival, State Theatre Company of South Australia, Adelaide Cabaret Festival, Vitalstatistix, Midsumma Festival, and ActNow Theatre.

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