A chat with Dr Kathryn Pentecost, Writer & Cultural Entrepreneur
Dr Kathryn Pentecost has qualifications from Charles Sturt University in NSW, Australia (BA - English Lit., Mod. History, Art History etc, Grad. Dip. Ed. English Secondary Teaching) and University of South Australia, (BA Hons, PhD Social Sciences).
In this podcast we talk about
- Being a painter on film sets with some familiar names!
- Being a writer, her PhD in writing and communication, publishing a book herself and publishing a book as a community project
- Theatre projects, creating the ideas, funding and the outcomes for communities
- Creating fundraising events for bushfire effected areas including for Kangaroo Island in 2020
- Organising and creating community events including “My Passionate Philosophy” a group of women from seven diverse women speakers talking about their passion and careers.
- Highs & lows of being an artist/writer
- Seeing an open door of opportunity and being brave to walk through it
..and so much more
Some of the projects we talk about
1. The World of Theatre - Radio Shows 1995
2. My Passionate Philosophy 2015
3. Sealand Theatre
Support for country arts projects
4. Book "The Dark Moon Anthology" - South Coast Writers and Friends
5. Pinery Bushfires 2016, KI Fires 2020 Fundraiser events
It was an absolute pleasure to have Kath on TEA The Entrepreneurial Podcast. Kath is a beautiful soul with so much experience and love for all things creative and is my dear friend