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The UpStage Team
Helen Varley Jamieson: originating artist, project manager, festival architect and co-curator
Vicki Smith: originating artist, designer, workshop facilitator, festival architect and co-curator
Douglas Bagnall: software design, technologist
Paul Rohrlach: developer, server administrator
Francesco Buonaiuto: archivist
Heath Behrens: developer, server administrator
Vibhu Patel: developer
Since 2006, teams of students from Auckland University of Technology have worked on UpStage for their final year assessment project. The AUT partnership is co-ordinated through lecturer Anne Philpott, and has been very beneficial to the ongoing development of UpStage – thanks a lot!
- 2013: Lisa Helm and David Neal
- 2012-13: Scott Riddell, Gavin Chan & Craig Farrell
- 2012: Benjamin Qin and Daniel Han
- 2011-12: Nessa Baterina, Karena Goh, Corey Robb
- 2011: Heath Behrens and Vibhu Patel
- 2010-11: Mohammad Al-Timimi, JR Malonzo and Henry Goh
- 2010: Tom Choi, Paul Rohrlach & Craig Farrell
- 2009-10: Natasha Pullenster, Nicholas Robinson and Shaun Narayan
- 2009: John Coleman and Vishaal Solanki
- 2008-09: Shaun Nesbitt, Wendy Wen, Candy Yang
- 2008: Aaron Barnett
- 2007-08: Alan Crow and Tony Wong
- 2007: Endre Bernhardt, Lauren Kilduff & Phillip Quinlan
- 2006-07: Beau Hardy, Francis Palma, Lucy Chu and Wise Wang
Vicki, Douglas and Helen proudly presenting UpStage.