Lily Shearer

Lily Shearer is a Murawarri woman, actor and director. Lily was recently awarded an Australia Council Award for outstanding achievement in the arts. A graduate of Western Sydney University, Lily has been instrumental in the development of and creative support for Indigenous community arts and forging links between Indigenous and non-indigenous companies such as Performance Space, Urban Theatre Projects, Pact Youth Theatre, Carriageworks, Shopfront Theatre for Young People, Legs on the Wall and Powerhouse Youth Theatre. A founding member of Moogahlin Performing Arts, her work is based on her desire to share stories and culture from the oldest continuing living culture on this planet and in particular to harness the stories from regional NSW.

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