John Mighton OC (writer)  At Tarragon (as writer)– Half Life.  John’s plays have been performed around the world and have received several national awards, including two Governor General’s awards (one for HalfLife) and a Siminovtch Prize.  He is a mathematician (currently a fellow of the Fields Institute) and is the founder of JUMP Math, a charity that trains teachers and produces materials that help over 100 000 children learn math every year.  He has written two books on education:  The Myth of Ability and The End of Ignorance.