For Tarragon: Debut
Selected Credits: Sixty Below (Native Earth), The Ecstacy of Rita Joe, Only Drunks and Children Tell the Truth (Firehall Arts Centre), Jumping Mouse (co-writer w/ Marion deVries)
Awards: Jessie Richardson Theatre Award for Best Actress (The Ecstasy of Rita Joe), Jessie for Best Supporting Actress & Best Supporting Actress – nomination (Only Drunks and Children Tell the Truth), Dora Award Nomination – Most Outstanding Production Youth Category (Jumping Mouse). Returning The Gift Award – Contributions to North American Native Writing Nomination.
Other: She has worked as a Producer, Director, Playwright and performer across the country and globe for over 30 years now. Columpa is also pleased to announce the spring publication of a book of poetry titled Hope Matters, written with her Mother Lee Maracle and Sister Tania Carter.