Meet Stephen Massicotte!

April 8, 2011

In anticipation of our new production of The Clockmaker, we thought you might like to get to know the playwright, Stephen Massicotte.

Playwright, The ClockmakerStephen’s award-winning plays Looking After Eden, Pervert, and The Boy’s Own Jedi Handbook series originated at Calgary’s Ground Zero Theatre. In 2002, his play, Mary’s Wedding, premiered at Alberta Theatre Projects’ playRites Festival and won the 2000 Alberta Playwriting Competition, the 2002 Betty Mitchell Award for Best New Play, and the 2003 Alberta Literary Award for Drama. Mary’s Wedding continues to be produced throughout the US, Canada, and the UK. In 2006, The Oxford Roof Climber’s Rebellion was produced as a co-production between the Tarragon Theatre and the Great Canadian Theatre Company, and was a hit off-Broadway in 2007. The play won the 2007 Canadian Author’s Association Carol Bolt Award for the best English-language play and the 2007 Gwen Paris Ringwood Award of the Alberta Literary Awards for best play. Stephen’s filmwriting credits include Ginger Snaps Back: The Beginning and The Dark. He has a BFA in Drama from the University of Calgary.

Stephen’s award-winning play, The Clockmaker runs April 29-May 22 at The Hub Theatre. All performances take place at the John Swayze Theatre at The New School in Fairfax, VA. Tickets are available at www.thehubtheatre.org.

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