Nic van Essen

Nic joins Ten Days on the Island following an extensive career in Festival Ticketing and IT Systems Administration. Before joining Ten Days, Nic played an integral role as Ticketing Manager for three seasons at Darwin Festival, implementing a new ticketing system and website in 2019; and was the Festival IT coordinator with Fringe World Festival in Perth for four seasons in between. Nic has worked various roles with Adelaide Fringe venues including the Garden of Unearthly Delights and The Royal Croquet Club and has worked ticketing roles at the Sydney Film Festival and AGFEST.

Internationally, Nic worked with the Edinburgh Festival Fringe society during the 2014 and 2015 seasons as an IT Systems Administrator and had a go at being a tour guide in Amsterdam and Dublin in between.

Ten Days on the Island welcomes Nic to the team as the Ticketing Services Manager to assist in the delivery of the 2021 Festival across Tasmania.