Vincent Leclerc and Anie Richer, graduates of the Department of Theatre, University of Ottawa, have been honoured with Gemini Awards by the Quebec section of the Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television. Vincent won the “Meilleur premier rôle masculin – série dramatique saisonnière” and Anie the “Meilleur premier rôle – Jeunesse”. Our sincere congratulations to both!
Nicole Nolette of the Department of Theatre of the Faculty of Arts and postdoctoral researcher at Harvard University has been awarded the Ann Saddlemyer Award for her book Jouer la traduction : théâtre et hétérolinguisme au Canada francophone (2015).
Students of the Department of Theatre’s Theatre in English Canada course are actively helping build a National Performance Research Project. As part of their studies, the students are contributing to the development a nation-wide project dedicated to creating the first community-maintained Canadian online compendium of the performing arts.