Weyni Mengesha

Weyni Mengesha (director) At Tarragon: The Small Room at the Top of the Stairs. Other theatre credits include: Soulpepper (Kim’s Convenience, A Raisin in the Sun, BLiNK), Stratford Festival (Hosanna), Nightwood Theatre/Obsidian (Yellowman), Theatre Passe Muraille (blood.claat) Mirvish Entertainment(da kink in my hair) Other: as dramaturge -Volcano Theatre/Canadian Stage (Another Africa). Toronto Theatre Critics award- Best director for ‘The Small Room..’, nominated for three Dora Awards, Recipient of a Harry Jerome Award, the Toronto Arts Foundation’s Emerging Artist of the Year Award and a Harold Award.