Claire Glenn is a Theatre Maker, Youth Arts Facilitator and Actor based in Adelaide, South Australia.
Claire Glenn is a passionate advocate for Theatre for Young People and has ten years experience in this field. She has worked with leading Youth Arts Institutions including Carclew, South Australian Youth Arts (SAYarts), Riverland Youth Theatre, Urban Myth Theatre for Young People, Act Now, D'Faces of Youth Arts, Expressway Arts, Prospect Youth Theatre, Portland Arts Centre and the Fairfax Festival.
From 2008-2014, Claire was the Artistic Director of the Fairfax Festival, a Youth Arts Festival for Young People based in regional and remote areas of Victoria and New South Wales. Claire is in demand as a Theatre Maker and Facilitator and has been a Finalist for a Ruby Award (2015), TropJr (2015) and a Curtain Call Award Winner (2016) for her work in the Theatre for Young People Sector.
Claire is also a graduate of the University of Otago Theatre Studies Program and is an experienced theatre performer, having worked in New Zealand, Australia and the UK. She has been nominated and won numerous awards for her performances. Notable roles include Caitlin in An Air Balloon Across Antarctica by Darragh Martin, 2007/08, Eve in Muff by Van Badham (2013), Her in Notoriously Yours by Van Badham and Xavie in Late Night Story also by Van Badham.
Claire lives in Adelaide with her husband, Anthony, dog Ludo and Cats Rufus Montgomery and Suri Cruise. She loves cinema, fashion, travelling and lego. You can follow her on Instagram or where she regularly posts pictures of her current and past projects, her friends, her travels, her favourite dresses and many many pictures of her animals.