About

photo by Brett Broadman

Leticia Cáceres has been lauded as "one of the most electrifying directors in this country". She has directed for most mainstage theatre companies in Australia and her work has toured nationally and internationally. 

Her productions have received Helpmanns, Green Rooms, Matildas, Drama Victoria and Sydney Theatre Awards. She has developed and staged over twenty world premiere Australian plays and has collaborated with some of the biggest names in Australian film and theatre including Colin Friels, Sigrid Thornton, Leah Purcell, Brendan Cowell, Kate Mulvany, Ursula Yovich, William McInnes, and Simon Stone. She’s the co-founder of nationally-acclaimed RealTV.

Her short films have been screened in academy accredited festivals around Australia and have won awards overseas. 

 Leticia was Associate Director for Melbourne Theatre Company from 2013 to 2015, Artistic Director of Tantrum Youth Theatre from 2006 to 2008 and Associate Director for Queensland Theatre between 2003 and 2005.

She has a passion for female centric stories, and stories about outsiders and belonging. She vehemently believes in the power of stories to make us more human.

Leticia was born in Córdoba, Argentina. She learned to speak English in Canada, and emigrated to Brisbane, Australia when she was 13. She now lives in Melbourne with her husband, Sebastian, their daughter, Rocío, and their spoodle, Tully.  

Leticia is represented by Cameron’s Management