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Geskeva Komba

trans-disciplinary creative

Geskeva Komba is a trans-disciplinary creative of Comorian and Tanzanian heritage. Raised in the Western suburbs of Melbourne, she has 14 years’ experience combined in community development, theatre, spoken word and music.

Geskeva is a graduate of the Victorian College of the Arts’ Master of Producing, and alumni of the Cinespace Story Lab and Story Lab 2.0, as well as the Compton School 3-2-1 Workshop taught by Andrea Buck and David Court. Awards include Australian Human Rights ‘Racism. It Stops With Me Award’ (2017) and the VicHealth award for Improving Mental Wellbeing (2015) for the Sisters and Brothers program produced in collaboration with cohealth Arts Generator.

Geskeva is currently working with Cathartic Pictures on a Producer Placement supported by Film Victoria, and she is passionate about combining her skills of working with community, and writing stories that build platforms of multiplicity and authentic representation.

Geskeva Komba. Courtesy Geskeva Komba