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Jack Paterson

Jack Paterson
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Jack is is an award winning director, divisor, dramaturge, translator, actor and producer whose work and study has taken across Canada, the UK and around the world.

His work has ranged from contemporary devising, cross-cultural and multi-disciplinary projects to main stage and classical theatre. Jack trained at leading international theatrical institutions including Circle in the Square (NYC, USA), GITIS The University of Performing Arts (Moscow, RU), SENI Indonesian Institute of the Arts (Bali, INA) and received his MFA from East 15 Acting School (London, UK).

Some favorite credits include directing The List (Ruby Slippers Theatre & Richmond Gateway Theatre, Vancouver, CAN), the creation and first folio text fusion Romeo & Juliet (Cardiff, UK), the devised fusion of traditional practices project Wasting Time (Bali, IND), the site specific The Women of Troy (Canadian Stage, Toronto CAN) and F. Garcia Lorca’s The Love of Don Perlimplin in a fusion of Flamenco & Deep Song (The Shaw Festival, Niagara on the Lake, CAN).

He has worked with Playwrights Workshop Montreal (Montreal, CAN), Theatre Conspiracy (Vancouver, CAN), Theatre North West (Prince George, CAN), The Presentation House Theatre (North Vancouver, CAN)Canada’s Magnetic North Theatre Festival (Ottawa & Calgary, CAN), Theatre503 (London, UK). He is a founder of Vancouver's Mad Duck Theatre Collective and BoucheWHACKED! Theatre Collective and The Global Hive Laboratories (International).

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