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Brooke Webb

Festival Director

For all of her life, Brooke Webb has been driven by a love of creating stories and experiences that bring people together and the senses to life.

Spanning 25 years, Brooke’s career has seen her travel the globe, working as a creative and artistic director for leading entertainment and production companies. Honing her skills on theatrical shows and large-scale concert experiences (both touring and residential) Brooke soon found herself producing and directing commercial festivals and large-scale outdoor events. Previous experience includes three internationally toured shows for Cirque du Soleil, Mel Brook’s ‘The Producers’ (Broadway and Australian National tour), Julie Taymor’s ‘Lion King’ (Broadway) as well as producing internationally recognised  festival’s and events for the Sydney Opera House; Vivid LIVE, Graphic Festival and Outdoor Music forecourt series. As Executive producer for Universal Music in New York City Brooke has also toured with some of the most iconic rock n’ roll bands of her generation.

Today, Brooke helms the ship of Australia’s largest and longest running food and wine Festival, The Taste of Tasmania, injecting her signature energy and passion for shared experiences into a lively program of events aimed at sharing Tasmania’s incredible culinary scene with the world.