Portrait of Lou Wall

Lou Wall

Lou Wall is a multi-award winning comedian, writer, and composer. Since 2017, she has toured nationally with her black comedy cabaret A Dingo Ate My Baby (Malthouse Theatre, Melbourne International Comedy Festival 2017), It’s Not Me, It’s Lou (Melbourne Cabaret Festival’s Emerging Cabaret Artist Award; Best Cabaret Award nominee, Melbourne Fringe Festival 2017) and Romeo Is Not The Only Fruit (Green Room Award nominee; Brisbane Festival 2018; Malthouse Theatre, Melbourne International Comedy Festival 2018).

Lou has received Melbourne Fringe’s Best Performance Ensemble Award 2019 for Oh No! Satan Stole My Pineal Gland! and the Best Emerging Artist Award 2018 for Lou Wall’s Drag Race (Griffin Theatre 2019). Most recently, Lou was the musical director for An Evening with Zoe Coombs Marr at Adelaide Cabaret Festival and featured in ABC’s Reef Break alongside Poppy Montgomery and Vince Colosimo.

Flat-Earthers: The Musical has been shortlisted for the Jeanne Pratt Monash Musical Theatre Residency and for ABC’s Pitch iView and is currently in development through Arts Centre Melbourne and Griffin Theatre Company.

Photo: Emma Holland