Shock Therapy

Shock Therapy

Shock Therapy Productions is a Gold Coast born arts company founded in January 2015 by Sam Foster and Hayden Jones.

Shock Therapy Productions has established itself as a leading company in the delivery of high quality, relevant, multidisciplinary performance, and a leader in the Arts and Culture sector in Queensland.  Company founders Sam Foster and Hayden Jones have a wealth of industry experience, artistic vision and enthusiasm that drives the ethos of the company. Shock Therapy Production’s vision is to create Transformative Arts Experiences, through storytelling that explores what it is to be human - provocative, challenging, uplifting and impactful.

Shock Therapy have won multiple Matilda Awards and been finalists in the Gold Coast Young Entrepreneurs Awards. The company has received project funding from the Australia Council for the Arts and Arts Queensland and proudly receives operational funding from the City of Gold Coast.

Shock Therapy’s work has been commissioned by major festivals both locally and abroad, been published by Playlab, toured nationally and internationally and been acclaimed by audiences and critics alike.