Joel Carnegie Multi-award winning Storymaker, Broadcaster, Musician, Performer & Producer
Joel Carnegie is a multi-award winning Australian storymaker, broadcaster, musician, performer and creative producer – and is known for his high-energy, steadfast curiosity and passion for storytelling.
He’s worked on a raft of radio shows, documentary projects and podcasts with Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC), Audible Originals, American Public Media, BBC World Service, CBC, Deutsche Welle and others. And at the heart of his work is storytelling – and a drive to hold up a mirror to our changing world.
He is the Artistic Director of The Space Company - an award-winning team of Australian storymakers creating original stories for the stage - and most recently produced and performed in The Space Company’s nationally touring production of Stardust + The Mission (double bill) which toured to 32 cities across Australia in 2022.
Joel was also a selected participant in the Australia Council for the Arts “Future Leaders” program (2020-2021). He also holds a Bachelor of Music (Honours), a Master of Arts (Media & Communications) and a Graduate Certificate of Business (Arts & Cultural Management).
Joel can be heard regularly spinning records on ABC Classic - when he’s out on the road or at home, he can be found immersed in music of all styles, shapes, forms and colours.