Toi Wāhine Team
FESTIVAL DIRECTOR- DEBORAH NUDDS
Deborah has been the manager at the Meteor over the past 5yrs of operation under the One Victoria Trust and has extensive experience in programming and managing performing arts events.
Deborah is passionate about telling local stories, especially those of Waikato women.
Along with directing the inaugural Toi Wāhine Festival in 2018 her experience with festivals over the past five years has included working with three Fringe Festivals, Hamilton Gardens Arts Festival and a Film Festival. The knowledge gained in these enterprises has informed her production and scheduling of Toi Wāhine Festival 2019.
FESTIVAL ASSISTANT & MARKETING- HANNAH MOONEY
After working on the inaugural Toi Wāhine Festival in 2018, Hannah is thrilled to be back assisting with the festival as a whole.
Having worked on the 2018 festival in marketing and publicity, Hannah is stoked to be working with resident badass mana wāhine Deb Nudds to bring Toi Wāhine 2019 to Hamilton and women’s stories onto the stage and into the spotlight.
“To create one's world in any of the arts takes courage.”