Ben Rodwell is an emerging theatre practitioner based in Bathurst, NSW. Ben graduated with a Bachelor of Communication (Theatre/Media) in 2016. His major work, The Glass System which he directed, was the recipient of the Blair Milan Touring Scholarship. The show toured to the Sydney Comedy Festival and Anywhere Festival, Wollongong in 2017.
Ben has a focus towards working with and creating work for young audiences. For the past 12 months, Ben has been involved in Fun Theatre for the Very Young, which creates and performs shows for children aged 2-5.
Ben is working with young artists in the region and co-directing The Beast alongside Nel Kentish, which will premier during Artstate.
Ben recently attended the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland for a week long directing workshop and will continue his professional development over the next few months by attending further workshops and seminars.