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April 1 - 19

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About the Playwright

Jason Carnew

 

 

Jason Carnew is a graduate of the University of Alberta acting program. As an actor Jason has performed across Canada with highlights including working with Theatre Calgary, Alberta Theatre Projects, Ghost River Theatre and the Citadel Theatre. Jason also writes short stories and plays, including One which received the Betty Mitchell Award for Outstanding Production of a Play in 2011. Jason currently works in advertising and his most notable work includes Project Revoice which was awarded the Cannes Lion for Good in 2018 and a D&AD Black Pencil in 2019, and most recently 'scUber' which saw the first bookable submarine ride made available in Australia's Great Barrier Reef

About the Director

Eric Rose

Eric Rose is an award-winning director, deviser, playwright, educator and the Artistic Director of Calgary’s acclaimed Ghost River Theatre. His work embraces a hybrid of high tech visual spectacle with low-fi theatrical magic and is developed through a significant investment in imaginative research and development.

 

Selected GRT credits: concept/direction Intuition Project, Scent Bar, Touch, Taste and Tomorrow’s Child for blindfolded audiences as part of GRT’s Senses Series; directing/co-writing Giant (recipient of a Canada Council for the Arts New Chapter grant); directing/co-writing The Last Voyage of Donald Crowhurst, (Betty Award for Outstanding Production, Direction, New Play and shortlisted for the Gwen Pharis Ringwood Prize); directing/co-writing Highest Step in the World (Outstanding Production, CITT Award for Technical Achievement).

 

Eric is honoured to have been the Playwright in Residence at Alberta Theatre Projects, the recipient of the CanStage Award for Direction for ONE, and recipient of the Lieutenant Governor of Alberta Artist Award for his body of work as a live-performance innovator.

 
 
 
 
 
 
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