Ensemble Bios

Ravi Jain

SHAW 2016: Director for The Adventures of the Black Girl in Her Search for God.

ELSEWHERE: (selected credits) The 39 Steps, Accidental Death of an Anarchist, Soulpepper; A Brimful of Asha, Tarragon; Salt Water Moon, Factory Theatre; Iceland, Greenland, Faroe Islands, Like Mother/Like Daughter (in collaboration with Complicite, UK), Why Not Theatre; We Are Proud to Present…, Theatre Centre; consulting director for BOOM, Rick Miller/Mirvish; Much Ado About Nothing, Tarragon; Sea Sick, Theatre Centre.

AWARDS: John Hirsch Prize for Directing, Canada Council for the Arts; Pauline McGibbon award for Emerging Director; 4 Dora awards.

OTHER: founding artistic director for internationally acclaimed Why Not Theatre (theatrewhynot.org); associate artistic director of Soulpepper Theatre Company (2016-present); associate artistic director for Theatre Centre (2012-15).

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