Australian Physical Theatre formed in 2022 and is a uniting of artistic practices and endeavours by founders Nathan and Alice Kell who have been operating independently for 15 years.

Executive Director


Alice is a performer, designer, teacher and arts administrator who has been working in the creative industries for over 15 years in Australia and Europe. Over the years, Alice has worked in various capacities with companies including Dancenorth, Stalker Theatre Company, Force Majeure, Physical Virus Collective, The Farm, Co3 Contemporary Dance and the Australian Ballet. Alice also holds a Master of Teaching (Primary) and works to foster creativity in all its dimensions in today’s youth.

Artistic Director


Nat is a performer and director who graduated from the National Institute of Circus Arts in 2003. Since embarking on a career in physical theatre, he has toured shows around Australia, Europe, USA, UK and Papua New Guinea. Nat has worked as a performer, director and teacher with companies such as Circus Oz, Global Creatures, Stadt Theatre Freiburg, Stalker Theatre Company, The Farm and Co3 Contemporary Dance and more.