Meet Connor

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Meet Connor, aka Job Done Jolly, the man behind the scenes who keeps our events running smoothly.

Q: Describe yourself in three words:
Job Done Jolly

Q: What were you doing before Midsumma?
I’ve been lucky enough to work at many different festivals and arts venues in my career so far!

Q: Where is your favourite place in the world?
Somewhere in the crowd, listening to a band I’ve never seen before.

Q: What is the best advice you’ve ever been given?
The world needs people, and you’re a person – my dad.

Q: What drew you to working in the arts industry?
I love creating experiences for people, or showing people a new way to look at things – I think the arts does that.

Q: What area of your work are you most passionate about?
I work in production because I love getting things done! I really enjoy problem solving and working through the details of projects.

Q: What arts publications do you read?
Both local and international.

Q: Best festival experience?
Adelaide Fringe Club years 2017 – 2020. Some of the best nights of my life, you never knew who you were going to see on stage or party with, it felt like anything could happen! 

Find out more about Connor on LinkedIn.

Get in touch with Midsumma Festival to chat with Connor, or see more from our team by meeting Emily.


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