Jake Dennis has been published in journals such as Art Monthly Australia, Cordite Poetry Review, Lost Coast Review USA, Page Seventeen, Poetry NZ, Strutco UK, Voiceworks, and Westerly.
He won the 2014 Right Now: Human Rights Poetry Competition and the 2011 Now & Then: Literature Prize. He was a Young Writer in Residence at the Katherine Susannah Prichard Writers Centre and has been a featured poet for the 2012 WA Poetry Festival and the 2013 KSP Festival of the Asian-Australian Voice.
A soulful jazz, swing, blues and contemporary music vocalise, Jake Dennis' talent lies in his ability to capture audiences with his heartfelt performances and theatrical stage presence.
Performing since childhood, Jake has done shows at Perth's best venues including His Majesty's Theatre, The Ellington, Crown Casino, Perth Convention Centre, Subiaco Arts Centre, Laneway Lounge, Perth Town Hall, Pirate Bar, Universal Bar, Perth Blues Club, Jazz Fremantle, X-Wray Cafe and Wolf Lane. He has also performed live on Access 31, Aurora Tv, RTR FM, Telethon & Twin Cities Radio Fm.
Check out the interview, filmed at the Fly by Nights, Gaslight Club in Fremantle :-