Theatre Ontario Festival 2016 is excited to welcome Donna-Michelle St. Bernard as Playwright-in-Person at this year’s Festival in North Bay. Donna-Michelle will be reading from her work on Friday, May 20 at 1:30pm.
Playwright-in-Person brings a professional playwright to Festival communities for script readings, Q&A, and more. Playwright-in-Person is made possible by a grant from the Playwrights Guild of Canada, funded by the Canada Council.
Donna-Michelle St. Bernard is an emcee, playwright, and arts administrator. Notable works for the stage include They Say He Fell, A Man A Fish, Cake, The House You Build, Salome’s Clothes, and Gas Girls. DM’s work has been recognized with a SATA nomination, the Herman Voaden Playwriting Award, the Enbridge PlayRites Award, a Dora Mavor Moore Award for Outstanding New Play, and a nomination for the Governor General’s Literary Award.