CLAIRE CALNAN (actor: Anne) At Tarragon: After Akhmatova, The Clockmaker, Past Perfect. Other theatre credits include: Ahuri/Theatre Centre (A Fool’s Life), Soulpepper (Antigone), Theatre Smith-Gilmour/Factory (Katherine Mansfield, Chekhov’s Heartache) Volcano/Theatre Passe Muraille (Appetite), Summerworks/Bridge Company, NY- (Greenland, SummerWorks Prize for Outstanding Production and NOW Magazine’s Audience Choice Award), Young People’s Theatre (Duel at Dawn, New Canadian Kid).

 

Other: Artistic Director of The AMY Project (Artists Mentoring Youth) with Weyni Mengesha, and tiny bird theatre with Jenny Young; Associate Director of the Festival of Ideas and Creation at Canadian Stage since 2009; recipient of a 2010 Chalmers Professional Development Grant to support her studies of traditional theatre in Japan. Claire is a graduate of Studio 58 in Vancouver.