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Mitchell Cushman

2015: Director of Possible Worlds. Third season. Stratford: Assistant director: The Beaux’ Stratagem, The Merchant of Venice. Elsewhere: Directing: Mr. Burns, Vitals, Passion Play, Terminus, Mr. Marmalade, The Agony and the Ecstasy of Steve Jobs (Outside the March); New Jerusalem (Harold Green Jewish Theatre); I, Claudia, The Last of Romeo and Juliet, Possible Worlds (Talk is Free Theatre); Lion in the Streets (Dalhousie University); Oh My Irma (Edmonton Fringe); Seeds (touring director, Crow’s Theatre). Training: MFA in Directing, University of Alberta. Awards: Siminovitch Protégé Award; two Dora Awards for Outstanding Production; Toronto Theatre Critics Award for Best Director; Ken McDougal Award; SummerWorks Prize for Production. Online: cetera: Founding Co-Artistic Director of Outside the March; recently co-created Brantwood for Sheridan College, Canada’s largest experiment in immersive theatre; faculty member at Act 2 Studio at Ryerson.