Gift of Life


2012 – 2015


Northern Territory: Alice Springs, Barunga, Berrimah, Darwin, Katherine, Naiuyu, Nguiu – (Bathurst island), Nhulunbuy, Palmerston, Santa Terese, Timber Creek, Pine Creek, Yirrkala

Western Australia: Broome, Carnarvon, Geraldton, Perth, Port Hedland



A theatre and educational drama about the issue of organ donation.

Written by Ben Graetz.

Co-directed by Ben Graetz and Alex Galeazzi


Cast: Tessa Rose, Ben Graetz, Ella Watson-Russsel.

Tour manager:  Robyn McLean


Cast: Rachael Chisholm, Ella Watson- Russell and Travis Cardona – Directed by Ben Graetz and Alex Galeazzi.

Tour Manager Ben Graetz


As a direct result of community and partner organisation requests, Artback NT toured GIFT OF LIFE in partnership for the third year running with the Federal Organ and Tissue Authority (OTA) and Donate Life.  In 2014, the show visited nineteen locations throughout Western Australia and had three performances in Alice Springs and one in Darwin.

Cast: Ella Watson-Russell, Darren Edwards, Lynette Hubbard.

Tour Manager: Rosealee Pearson


Cast: Ella Watson-Russell, Darren Edwards, Ellen Hankin