Blog: Posts from September 2016

Emma wears Cactus flower bathers.

Sylvester Sessions #66

Emma Logan

Wellington, New Zealand

What do you do?

I produce music under the moniker October, eat dumplings and take too many baths.

What are some projects you have been working on recently/ have coming up?

I recently released my debut EP Switchblade in July, and am about to release my newest single!

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Kate Sylvester Colette Dungaree in Ivory.

Jenna wears Tiled bomber.

Jenna wears Tiled bomber.

Sylvester Sessions #65

Jenna Owen

Sydney, Australia

Tell us about what you do?

I will probably be working that out forever! At the moment, I’m majoring in Literature and Performance at Sydney University and doing comedy and acting on the side.

How did you get into acting / comedy?

A desperate need for attention probably. I had an agent from a young age but that wasn’t a Dakota Fanning situation. I’m originally from Wollongong, so things kicked off when I signed with Marquee Management and moved to Sydney after high school. I played ‘Shan’ in a short film in 2014 called ‘Shan and Kate’ – directed by Zoe Rae and written and produced by Bronte Jovevski, and I remember how much they just owned any room they were in and I was like, ‘I need to be as funny as these women’. I teamed up with two of my closest friends (Victoria Zerbst and Jess Bush) and formed a sketch group called Freudian Nip. I always feel really giddy after I see them, like I just had a hot date. They are fearless and funny and we have the most riotous times. After we did our first couple shows, this whole world of women and comedy has opened up and I have an epiphany every day about how good comedy is in this city.

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