Wendy Lasica trained and worked as a dancer and choreographer. She also holds a Masters degree in Urban Planning, and has established a niche planning practice working at the intersection of cities and culture. Wendy develops strategic planning responses as part of design/planning teams, and develops strategic plans for small and larger cultural organisations.
She has MC’d and spoken on panels for Open House, Arts House, Planning Institute of Australia and MPavilion on aspects of culture and the city.
She is also an award-winning theatre producer, most recently with the sold-out Two Jews walk into a theatre … – a new work by Brian Lipson, Gideon Obarzanek and Lucy Guerin at Arts House. She also produced Lipson’s solo shows, Edmund. The Beginning and A Large Attendance in the Antechamber. Wendy founded artists’ organisation The Field in New York in 1985.