David Megarrity

Dr David Megarrity is a writer, composer, musician and performer creating at the intersection of music, performance and projected image. His works have played at the Sydney Opera House, across Australia and abroad.

His stage adaptation of his picture book The Empty City (Hachette) was a finalist in the 2012/3 Queensland Premiers Drama Award. David’s music-driven performances include Warmwaters, and Tyrone & Lesley. His short film collaborations won a number of awards and nominations, including Official Selection Cannes International Film Festival. He’s a part-time Lecturer in Drama at QUT. Rave Magazine said he’s ‘as close as Brisbane has to a Renaissance Man’.

David Megarrity’s One Man Eisteddfod + Benjamin Wild Fri 25 Aug 630pm JWC Screening, free