Kamarra Bell-Wykes

Kamarra Bell-Wykes

Creative Director

KAMARRA BELL-WYKES is a descendent of the Yagera and Butchulla people of South-East Queensland. Recently appointed to the role of Creative Director at ILBIJERRI Theater Company, Kamarra has twenty years’ experience as a playwright as well as a Bachelor of Teaching and Learning. Her works include award winning health-education shows Chopped Liver, Body Armor and North West of Nowhere. These plays were written specifically for prison, school and Aboriginal community audiences and combined have toured over eleven years and have been seen by more than 50,000 people across Australia. Over the last three years Kamarra has begun developing a First Nations approach to directing, devising and dramaturgy.