Originally from Cairns QLD, Danielle Aquilina is a professional performer with a flair for youth theatre. With a Bachelor of Creative Industries, she has lived in QLD and the NT creating and performing works nationally. In 2017 she wrote her first public children’s theatre work The 5ft Giant which debuted at The Cairns Children’s Festival where it was seen by over 750 children and their families. In conjunction with her career as an actor and comedian, youth theatre coordinator and facilitator, in 2019 she was accepted into Carclew and Country Arts SA scriptwriting program, Writing Place where she worked closely with mentors Emily Steel, Caleb Lewis and Mary Anne Butler. She currently lives in Darwin, NT creating new content exploring the versatility of the arts in regional Australia.