In: Conversations

Daniel Thau-Eleff
September 24, 2015

Daniel Thau-Eleff is a playwright and performer whose plays include Good People Bad Things, King’s Park, Remember the Night and Three…

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Director Q&A: Jillian Keiley
October 1, 2014

Jillian Keiley is an award-winning director from St. John’s, Newfoundland and founder of Artistic Fraud of Newfoundland. Ms. Keiley has directed…

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Artistic Director Q & A: John Koensgen
September 8, 2014

John has been a professional theatre artist for over 35 years. He is currently the Artistic Director of New Theatre of…

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Playwright Q&A: Bev Cooper
July 4, 2014

Beverley’s writing for theatre includes Thin Ice (co-written with Banuta Rubess– Dora/Chalmer’s Awards), Clue in the Fast Lane (co-written with Ann-Marie…

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Artistic Director Q&A: Jamie Dunsdon
May 8, 2014

Jamie Dunsdon is the Artistic Associate/Apprentice Artistic Director at The Grand Theatre in London, ON for the 2013/14 season. She is also the…

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Artistic Director Q&A: Ravi Jain
May 5, 2014

Ravi Jain is a multi-award-winning actor, director, producer, educator, arts-activist and Artistic Director of Why Not Theatre. His acting credits include the…

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Literary Manager Q&A: Andrea Romaldi
April 30, 2014

Andrea Romaldi is the literary manager at Tarragon Theatre, where she has assisted in the development of over 50 new plays…

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Artistic Director Q&A:TBW
August 19, 2013

Theatre Beyond Words ( was founded in 1977; you’ve probably already fallen in love with their Potato People, a series of…

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Playwright Q&A: Emil Sher
June 30, 2013

Emil Sher has written for young audiences and the once-were-young. His stage works include Derailed, Bluenose, Beneath the Banyan Tree, Mourning…

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Artistic Director Q&A: Ron Ulrich
June 20, 2013

Ron Ulrich has been Artistic Director of Theatre Aquarius since 2008, directing numerous Aquarius productions including acclaimed Tuesdays With Morrie, The Rocky…

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Artistic Director Q&A: Eric Coates
April 3, 2013

Eric Coates is the artistic director of the Great Canadian Theatre Company (GCTC) in Ottawa. He was the artistic director of…

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Q&A with Kyle Capstick, our 2012 24-Hour Contest Winner
February 2, 2013

Kyle Capstick is an emerging playwright and graduate of Cape Breton University whose plays have been produced across Nova Scotia. Shortly…

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In Conversation with: Erin Shields
August 31, 2012

Erin Shields won the 2011 Governor General’s Award for her play If We Were Birds. Her first play, If We Were…

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Allie Bell on Neighbours
March 22, 2012

Allie Bell is an emerging playwright, with a passion for the disturbed. Her fingers dance across the keyboard producing the worse…

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Vern Thiessen: Live and Up Close
January 13, 2012

In January, award-winning playwright Vern Thiessen will be making a special appearance in Waterloo. He’ll be reading from his play Lenin’s Embalmers…

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