Ryan New

Rawcus Ensemble

Ryan has performed with numerous Melbourne based theatre companies after completing his cert 1 in live theatre at Tafe.

He has performed with Ignition Theatre Company, Family Dog Circus, Platform Youth Theatre, Weave Movement Company, North by North West, Echo Collective, Rollercoaster, Ballet Lab and Rawcus.

He co-wrote and performed in his own production “What’s the time Mr Wolf”

Co -wrote and performed in a short film at TropfestFilm Festival and was awarded joint best actor for his work in “Comicant”.

Other credits include appearing in a television ad for Amaze, a series of educational clips with Suitcase Murphy and Arts Victoria. Radio ad for Interchange Victoria, working with Chamber Made Opera in “Another Lament”. Co-wrote and performed in “Sick” with Phillip Adams. Committee member Club Wild. Worked with Milly Cooper “Daisy Moon was born this Way” Understudy role with Back to Back Theatre company, Numerous Facilitating roles, Front of house roles and ongoing back stage work. Worked and performed with Mark Brew in San Francisco and Axis theatre Company. West Side Circus performer. Winner “Big Idea” Arts Access. Shadow puppeteer. Fire stick handler.

In 2021, Ryan created and performed Sick with Phillip Adams.


Performing is not a job It is a passion.

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