Emily Paterson

Director, educator, actor, improvisor, puppeteer, laughter yoga instructor, storyteller and and much sort after facilitator.  Emily have been working on and off stage with both professionals and beginners over 20 years.  After studying at Monash University she moved to classroom teaching where she found a passion for working with students with unique needs and found her interest in audience engagement development.  Using multiple careers to support each other Emily currently organises and facilitates professional development courses for teachers, runs creative sustainability workshops in schools all over Australia, joins preschoolers to collide storytelling and art throughout popular Melbourne Galleries, delightfully helps people of all ages and abilities find there giggle with laughter yoga classes throughout the wellbeing community and most importantly has joined the Transit Dance faculty to develop our students performing arts skills to ensure we create well rounded performers.

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