Current

 
Fraser Babies
Book, music, and lyrics
In development with Hayes Theatre Co. Presented as work-in-progress at Contemporary Asian Australian Performance's Longhouse and Squabbalogic's Seymour Nights.
Salt Baby
Co-writer and director
With Kallective Productions and in development at PACT and Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre supported by the Australia Council and Create NSW.
The Australian Offence Force
Co-writer
Commission with Sydney Theatre Company.
Recent
 
earth. ocean. ancestors.
Producer

Works-in-process series with The Joy Offensive, 2020-2022. Mixed bill series of three events for makers from Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands, 2017. Presented at National Young Writers' Festival, Lyric Hammersmith, Omnibus Theatre and Theatre Deli.

Lockout
Writer and director

Developed during Old 505's Rapid Reads dir. Jenevieve Chang, Playwriting Australia's National Script Workshop dir. Iain Sinclair, The North Wall Arts Centre dir. Robert Awosusi (2016-ongoing). Presented by Montague Basement at KXTeethcutting at Kings Cross Theatre 2020.

Aussie Kids are Weetbix Kids
Writer and director
Step Up Festival 2019. Developed through ATYP's Fresh Ink Mentoring Program.
Twenty One Sixty Five
Writer and director

Developed during Q Theatre's Q LAB 2019.

Fever
Writer and director

Presented as a reading at Contemporary Asian Australian Performance (CAAP)'s Longhouse. Developed during ATYP's Fresh Ink Mentoring Program.

May Utang
Writer and performer

Commissioned for Theatre Absolute's 'Are We Where We Are' series at Shop Front Theatre, Coventry (2017).

phroot sahlad
Writer and performer

Evolution Festival at the Lyric Hammersmith, London (2017)

Alchymy Festival at The North Wall Arts Centre, Oxford (2017)

Hotbed Festival at Camden People's Theatre, London (2017)

dir.  Robert Awosusi with development support from the Lyric Hammersmith and The Pleasance. Scratched and showcased at Temple at The Flying Nun by Brand X (2018), Lyric Hammersmith, The Pleasance, Camden People's Theatre, Tara Arts, and The Space (2016).

Look, See
Writer and director

Short play for 'Stepping Through The Door' at Gerry's Studio, Theatre Royal Stratford East (2017). Remounted at Step Up Festival, Kings Cross Theatre (2019).

Jules has performed in developments of works with Belvoir, Q Theatre, and Theatre Absolute (UK). She has worked as director, dramaturg, assistant director, and assistant stage manager on various independent productions in Sydney and Western Sydney. She has also worked as an emcee and appeared on a number of panels, forums, series and podcasts.

Groups, residencies and developments

 
Women in Music Mentorship (Musical Theatre) 2021
APRA AMCOS
Talent Camp 2019
The Australian Film Television Radio School (AFTRS)
STEP UP 2019
Kings Cross Theatre
Directors' Professional Development 2019
National Theatre of Parramatta
Fresh Ink Mentoring Program 2018
The Australian Theatre for Young People (ATYP)
Writers' Lab 2016-17
Soho Theatre
National Script Workshop 2016
Playwriting Australia
Critical Mass 2016
Belgrade Theatre
Introduction to Playwriting 2016
The Royal Court Theatre
Yellow Earth Academy 2016
Yellow Earth Theatre and the Academy of Live and Recorded Arts (ALRA)
TheatreCraft Easter Residency 2016
The North Wall Arts Centre
Development Lab 2016
Lyric Hammersmith
National Studio 2015
The Australian Theatre for Young People (ATYP)

Other

Workshop tutor

Belvoir

Workshop offering: 'Finding Your Voice' 2021

Facilitator

The Australian Theatre for Young People  

Playwright tutor for Theatremakers program 2020

Live/Work Tenant 2019-2021
Brand X and City of Sydney

Artist Mentor

Coventry University

Final year Live Briefs mentor for Theatre and Professional Practice students (2017). 

Rebel Wilson Theatremaker Scholarship Shortlist 2018

Old Vic 12 Longlist 2016

Education

 

MSt Women's Studies (Distinction)

The University of Oxford (2014)
BA (Advanced) (First Class Honours)
The University of Sydney (2013)
English Honours, Majors in English and Latin
 
Arts administration and producing
Chief Steward and Producer
The Joy Offensive (2017 - present)
Associate Producer (Community Programs)
Belvoir (2020 - 2021)
Assistant Producer
Co-Curious (2020 - 2021)
Administration Co-ordinator
Contemporary Asian Australian Performance (2019 - 2020)
Event Co-ordinator
The Festivalists (2015)
Arts Administration Assistant
Options Theatre Company (2016)

Jules has worked as an arts administrator in both the UK and Australia with experience in marketing, PR, events management, content management, and facilitation. Jules also works as private tutor English, Creative Writing, and Public Speaking for students K-12 across Sydney.

 
Training and accreditations
MHFA Accredited First Aider - MakeShift (2021)
Disability Confidence - Accessible Arts (2021)
Cultural Respect - Corporate Culcha (2020)