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DAN BRAY: ARTISTIC DIRECTOR

Dan Bray is a Merritt-nominated, multidisciplinary artist living in Halifax. As artistic director of The Villain’s Theatre, he has adapted and directed many shows (most recently Tyrant, The Spanish Tragedy, and Arden)He has also worked with many other local companies, as an actor, dramaturge, and assistant director, including Two Planks & a Passion Theatre, Shakespeare by the Sea, Eastern Front Theatre, Workshirt Opera, Eastern Front, Xara Choral Theatre, and The Doppler Effect. Dan is the Vice Chair for the Halifax Fringe Festival, and he is the outreach & development coordinator for Live Art Dance, as well as a former participant in EFT’s Playwrights Unit. 

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COLLEEN MACISAAC: ARTISTIC PRODUCER 

Colleen MacIsaac is a multidisciplinary artist based in Halifax. In addition to her work with Villains, she is also the managing director of 2b theatre company, serves on the board of the Bus Stop Theatre Cooperative, and performs with Xara Choral Theatre. Originally from Spruce Grove, Alberta, she received her bachelor of media arts from Emily Carr University in Vancouver. Since moving to Halifax in 2007, she has worked as a performer, illustrator, producer, and graphic designer, was a member of the inaugural Bus Stop Theatre playwright’s unit, and received the 2016 Halifax Mayor’s Award for Emerging Theatre Artist. http://littlefoible.net