Wajdi Mouawad

Wajdi Mouawad Wajdi Mouawad (author of Scorched, Tideline, Forests and Heavens, among others) has established himself as a uniquely original player on the contemporary theatre scene. His plays have been translated into more than twenty languages and presented all over...

Linda Gaboriau

Linda Gaboriau Linda Gaboriau is a literary translator and dramaturg based in Montreal. She has specialized in translating drama and has translated more than 125 plays, including the works of some of Québec’s most prominent playwrights. Her translations have been...

Roula Said

Roula Said Roula Said is a singer, dancer, musician and wordsmith of Palestinian heritage based in Toronto. She plays qanun (table harp) and percussion to accompany traditional Arabic songs and originals created from her sufi-inspired poems. Roula is currently...

Bahareh Yaraghi

Bahareh Yaraghi Bahareh was born in Iran, raised in Vancouver, and now based in Toronto.  Selected Theatre credits include: Oil (ARC); Cost of Living (Citadel/Arts Club); an Ideal Husband, Julius Caesar, The Aeneid (Stratford Festival); A Doll’s House, Part2...

Alex Poch-Goldin

Alex Poch-Goldin ROYAL MTC: Bang Bang-(Evie Award); My Name is Asher Lev (Meta Award), Scorched, King Lear, Quills, OTHER THEATRE Oslo, Disgraced (Mirvish); Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom, The Dybbuk, Incident at Vichy (Soulpepper-Dora Award); Our Class (Studio 180);...

Alon Nashman

Alon Nashman Alon Nashman is an award-winning performer, director and producer of theatre. With Theaturtle, Alon has initiated new work such as The Song, inspired by the biblical Song of Songs, Kafka and Son, based on Franz Kafka’s “Letter to His Father,” Snow Queen,...