Blake Selmes is an experienced children’s entertainer, musician and early childhood educator, working in a number of cities in Australia and overseas. Blake has directed a vast number of young performers and musicians, coaching them onto the the Stage for the 2020/21 and 2022 Mighty Playwrights Gala performances for the Lieder Theatre Company. He has also been a casual drama teacher for the Lieder Youth Theatre, a mentor in Acrobatic Fire Shows and has co-run school holiday Circus workshops.
Blake is a performer, director, designer, and musician in the live theatre industry - currently with the Goulburn Performing Arts Centre and Australia’s Lieder Theatre Company. Blake directed the first two years of Goulburn Mulwaree Library’s Mighty Playwrights project, along with lighting design, set design and construction, composing music, and editing the 2020 Mighty Playwrights documentary and its filmed performances. Blake and the Mighty Playwrights executive team received the 2020 Australia Day Event of the Year Award and the Southern Tablelands Arts President’s Award for Creative Merit.
Piano, Early Childhood Music