Laurence Siegel has had an extensive career in the arts since the 1970s having worked in radio and television, arts management, education, consulting, and photography. Mr. Siegel has been producing and directing dance film since 2009.
It was Tarragon’s reputation and commitment to fostering Canadian playwrights and actors, telling Canadian stories, that attracted Mr. Siegel. As a high school drama teacher he regularly brought students to Tarragon stressing the Tarragon’s commitment to Canadian theatre making.
Mr. Siegel also has an active analogue photography practice and is a member of Gallery 44 – Centre for Contemporary Photography – an artist-run centre where he served on the board for 6 years.
He has served on Tarragon’s board since 2017 and is also a member of the executive committee.