Gideon Arthurs, General Manager, previously served as Executive Director of The Toronto Fringe, the largest theatre festival in the city, and is the Vice-President of the Board of Directors for the Toronto Alliance for the Performing Arts (TAPA) and President of the Small Theatre Administrative Facility (STAF). He is also the Artistic Producer of Groundwater Productions, and has directed and produced theatre independently for over 10 years.  He has extensive experience in corporate stewardship and was part of Ryerson’s Building for Business campaign team.  Most importantly, Gideon is the proud father of two little girls and husband to an amazing wife.