CHRISTOPHER MORRIS – Playwright
For Tarragon: Debut
Selected Credits: The Runner (Human Cargo, Theatre Passe Muraille); Our Beautiful Sons (Blyth Festival – 2014 Playwright in Residence); The Road to Paradise (co-playwright with Jonathan Garfinkel – Human Cargo, Crow’s Theatre, Buddies in Bad Times and tour to the Aga Khan Museum and CFB Petawawa); Night (commissioned by Human Cargo and premiered at the National Arts Centre, toured nationally and internationally); Return: The Sarajevo Project (co-playwright – Theatrefront).
Upcoming: The Runner tours to Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre (April/2021), Thousand Islands Playhouse (September/2020), Green Light Arts (November/2020), Talk is Free Theatre (November/2020). In development: Le Jardin d’os, Annie Pootoogook: Portrait of an Artist.
Awards: Dora Award for The Runner, 2012 Canada Council John Hirsh Prize for Directing, 2005 KM Hunter Award for Theatre, Dora nomination for Return: The Sarajevo Project.
Other: Christopher is an actor, director and the Artistic Director of Human Cargo.