Courtney Ch’ng Lancaster

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Courtney Ch’ng Lancaster is a theatre maker from Antigonish, Nova Scotia, now based in Toronto. She has directed audio play versions of Three Women of Swatow, 7 Stories, Shape of a Girl and Democracy (Expect Theatre). Her live theatre direction includes The Home Project (Howland/NativeEarth), The Wolves (Howland/Crows), Cannibal (Scrap Paper/Next Stage), 52 Pick-Up (Howland, Best of Fringe 2013), Gray (Inamorata) and Three Women of Swatow (Tarragon – delayed due to Covid-19). Her acting credits include work at the Shaw Festival, seven seasons with Soulpepper Theatre and credits with Public Recordings, Canadian Stage, Citadel Theatre, Blue Bridge Repertory Theatre, Cahoots Theatre, Native Earth, and Tarragon Theatre. Courtney has twice been named a ‘Top Ten Theatre Artist’ by NOW Magazine.