TINA JACKSON

Tina is a proud graduate of NIDA’s Diploma of Music Theatre.

Tina is a proud graduate of NIDA’s Diploma of Music Theatre, studying under Avigail Herman.

Tina regularly performs as a puppeteer for groundbreaking puppeteering company Erth, touring Australia in 2017 with Erth’s Prehistoric Aquarium and taking the show to Auckland as part of the Auckland Arts Festival in 2018.

Tina has also toured Australia with CDP, featuring as the Mouse in The Gruffalo in 2017 and as the Narrator/Puppeteer in The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show in 2018.

In 2017 Tina appeared in the virtual reality film Prehistoric VR and performed in Dinosaur Zoo in Qatar. She also appeared as a game show contestant in Too Pretty to Be Witty for ABC iView’s Fresh Blood.

Tina spent two years living in London from 2013-2015 where she was lucky enough to perform on the West End, tour the UK and take part in both the Brighton and Camden Fringe festivals. Shows whilst in the UK included From Up Here (Jill), Dinosaur Zoo (Puppeteer/Understudy Host), The Night Before Christmas (Emily/Lizzie) and Hello Again (ensemble).

In Australia, Tina has performed in The Events at Belvoir St Theatre (2016), and in both the Sydney Opera House season (2012) and Australian tour (2013) of Trevor Ashley’s Little Orphan TrAshley, alongside veterans Rhonda Burchmore and Gary Sweet. Other credits include Evelyn in Neil LaBute’s The Shape of Things at the Sydney Fringe Festival (2015), Meg in Stage Fright at the New Theatre (2011) and ensemble in the annual Hats Off concert. She was also a grand finalist in the 2010 Sydney Cabaret Showcase.

Tina has recently returned back to Australia after completing another world tour of Erth’s Prehistoric Aquarium throughout the US and Canada.