Our Profile

CPM is one of Australia's leading theatrical agencies. Our strong reputation both at home and abroad is built upon our fine eye for untapped talent and our success in developing creative careers. Our approach is considered yet determined, focused yet visionary.

Catherine Poulton Management was established in 2002 by Company Director Catherine Poulton. Representing a diverse client list, the agency has artists working in some of Australia’s leading feature films, television and theatre productions. CPM understands the unique strengths and abilities of each client, ensuring they are represented most effectively to achieve their long term goals.

Catherine Poulton has worked in representation and casting in both Australia and the UK since the early 1990s. Over the past decade, she has forged strong ties with the US industry. A large number of clients are co-represented in the United States and are working in the international market.

Catherine has a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Melbourne and is a member of the Australian Drama Agents’ Association.

Phoebe Armstrong has a Bachelor of Arts (Performance Studies) from the University of Sydney and years of experience in talent management, event management, performance, and production.  She previously managed performers in the commercial dance sector and is a dancer herself.

Sofie Bensen is a graduate of Macquarie University, where she completed a Bachelor of Arts, majoring in Creative Arts. She has had various years of experience in the arts sector, working in areas of Ticketing, Production and Casting. She has a great love for Musical Theatre and travel, having spent a year abroad guiding around Europe.

Angie Hanke has a Bachelor of Contemporary Arts (Drama) and a Master of Arts (Professional Communication) from Deakin University. She has worked in both agency and corporate environments and has a particular passion for film and musical theatre.


Photo Credit: Ganesh Versus the Third Reich, Back to Back Theatre, Photo by Jeff Busby