Rachael Maza

Rachael Maza AM, is a Yidinji, Meriam woman and the current Artistic Director of ILBIJERRI Theatre Company. She directed Uncle Jack Charles V The Crown (2010) and Black Ties (2020), and in that year she received an order of Australia for significant service to the performing arts as an Artistic Director. A musician, singer and songwriter, she worked with Uncle Archie Roach on the Black Arm band. Her father, the late Bob Maza, co-founded Nindethana Theatre with Jack Charles in 1971. Rachael currently sits on the board of Force Majeure and on ACMI Indigenous Advisory Group.