“The ability to construct an argument, to communicate effectively, and to connect with others through language, is one of the greatest gifts of existence.” – Didem Caia

Speaking and presentation on the importance of storytelling and expression.


Didem has worked on the speaking circuit since 2012, and has spoken on panels nationally and internationally dedicated to the importance of theatre and storytelling, as well as presented excerpts from her own work through platforms such as-

Playwrighting Australia

The Emerging Writers Festival

The Melbourne Writers Festival

Writers Victoria

The Wheeler Centre


The Melbourne Theatre Company

Amama Theatre Company

New York Theatre Workshop

Royal Court Theatre Company

Playwrights Horizons

Steppenwolf Theatre Company

Traverse Theatre Company

Women of Letters

West Writers Festival

Nuyorican Poets Café

FCAC, West Writers Festival 2016

Women of Letters, 2016, Thornbury Theatre