Amy Straker from Cubbin Theatre Company is an actor, musician, theatre maker and mother. She has been working professionally as an actor since 2005, collaborating with some of Aoteroa’s leading companies, and most recently was seen in the musical Once at The Court Theatre. Amy writes and records original music under Amy Grace and with The Swan Sisters. Amy is the co creator of Cubbin Theatre Company, founded in 2018 from a desire to develop genuine theatre works for children under the age of 5. Based in Otautahi, Cubbin makes quality, respectful and playful theatre and music experiences for the very young and is the only company in New Zealand making work for this age group. Previous works include: Up & Away, Play Play, Me and My Nana and most recently Sportsball. In 2021 Cubbin released Cubbin Music – Songs for Children Under 5.