the artist

As you can see, I haven’t really done much as an artist/performer for the last few years. I’ve been busy managing the crazy growth we’ve had over at Why Not Theatre, and may come back to this art thing later in my life.

selected theatre

  • Nov 2015 – “Jay” in RumiNation written by Naomi Skwarna, directed by Vikki Anderson (Theatrefront)
  • Sept 2013 – Assistant Director to Ravi Jain on Lion in the Streets at National Theatre School
  • April 2013 – “Sunny” in rihannaboi95 written by Jordan Tannahill, directed by Zack Russell (Suburban Beast) – (Nominated for a Dora Award for Outstanding Performance)
  • Mar 2013 – Assistant Director to Daniel Brooks on Race (by David Mamet) at Canadian Stage
  • April 2012 – Actor/Creator, Komagata Maru Project Workshop, Directed by Ravi Jain (Why Not Theatre)
  • April 2011 – “Wakeed” in Lost Voices by Ed Roy (Topological Theatre) at The Theatre Centre

selected film

  • Oct 2015 – “Larry” in It’s Hard to Be Human, Written and Directed by Valerie Buhagiar
  • Jun 2010 – Hazardous, Directed by Ali Kazimi, 3D FLIC Productions

artistic training

  • Summer 2010/2012 – Volcano Conservatory, various courses taught by Jeremy James (Theatre Du Soleil, France), Daniel Brooks (Canada), Michael Greyeyes (Canada), Peggy Baker (Canada), Leah Cherniak (Canada), Quinn Badriel (USA), Noah Drew (Canada) & Nova Bhattacharya (Canada)
  • Summer 2010 – Integrated Acting System with Miriam Laurence
  • 2008 to 2010 – Youth Mentorship Program + Youth Leadership Program, Soulpepper Theatre, taught by Jennifer Villaverde, Ravi Jain, Mike Ross, Paula Wing, Antonio Cayonne, Nation Cheong and Puja Amin among others
  • Sep 2008 to Apr 2012 – BFA at York University in Theatre, including classes by Alan Dilworth and Meredith Zwicker

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