Mandy Bishop is grateful to be here, as an Upper Hunter descendant. Scone was always where she came as a child when something a bit more important was up!! Excited to be supporting the Literary Festival, Mandy comes from The Wharf Revue: A Can Of Worms, current Australian tour to partake in this event. She gained a Bachelor of Music at UNE in Armidale, and then trained in Perth at the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts.
Mandy has been living and working in Sydney and New York, as an actor, singer and writer.
Recent credits include many years of the Wharf Revue for Sydney Theatre Company, where she learnt to portray Julia Gillard. She has also toured Australia with Bell Shakespeare and appeared in TV shows such as Drop Dead Weird, A Zoom With A View, Law & Order SVU, Maximum Choppage, Wednesday Night Fever and Rake.