Michelle Ramsay

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Michelle is a lighting designer who works with dance, theatre, and opera companies across Canada. Selected designs: among men, Year of the Rat, acts of faith (Factory Theatre); The Doctors Dilemma, Sherlock Holmes and the Raven’s Curse (Shaw Festival); 9 to 5: The Musical (Capitol Theatre); A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Our Town (Theatre Rusticle); Broken Tailbone (Nightswimming); RUR: A Torrent of Light, Shanawdihit (Tapestry Opera); Lilies (lemonTree Creations/Why Not). She has received eight Dora Awards, a SATAward, the 2008 Pauline McGibbon Award, and was a finalist for the 2021 Siminovitch Prize. She is on the Board of the Associated Designers of Canada.