Damien Atkins - Shaw Festival Theatre

Damien Atkins

SHAW 2024: Candida and Sherlock Holmes & the Mystery of the Human Heart; 7th season. (Selected Credits) FOR THE SHAW: Blithe Spirit, The Shadow of a Doubt; playwright/adapter for Prince Caspian; Sherlock Holmes and The Raven’s Curse, The Devil’s Disciple, The Ladykillers, Getting Married, The Hound of the Baskervilles, Henry V, The Chocolate Soldier. ELSEWHERE: De Profundis: Oscar Wilde in Jail, Soulpepper; Here Lies Henry, Factory Theatre; Captain Von Trapp in The Sound of Music, Angels in America, Arts Club; King Lear/Queen Goneril, Hosanna, A Doll’s House, The Heidi Chronicles, Angels in America, The Way of the World, The Caretaker, The Importance of Being Earnest, Soulpepper; Caroline, or Change, Musical Stage/Obsidian; We Are Not Alone, Someone Else, Unidentified Human Remains, Crow’s Theatre; Mr Burns, Outside the March; Sextet, The Clockmaker, Tarragon; London Road, 7 Stories, The Glass Menagerie, Amadeus, Sweeney Todd, Into the Woods, Canadian Stage; I Am My Own Wife, Dallas Theater Center; The Gay Heritage Project, Buddies in Bad Times/national tour; four seasons at Stratford. AWARDS: four Dora awards/twelve nominations; Jessie award, Sterling award, Toronto Theatre Critics award. OTHER: playwright-in-residence, University of British Columbia, Canadian Stage, Crow’s Theatre, Factory Theatre, Necessary Angel.

Also onstage in 2024
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A charming play about pastors, poets and the principles of love.

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Sherlock Holmes and the Mystery of the Human Heart

No man has ever outwitted Holmes. Is that about to change?

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Cotton Club

A night in Harlem – sizzling numbers from New York’s hottest nights.