Gary Kirkham

Gary Kirkham

Gary Kirkham is a playwright and actor.

Gary has worked in collaboration with the MT Space on numerous shows including Seasons of Immigration, Body 13 and the critically acclaimed The Last 15 Seconds.  He has authored several plays including Pearl Gidley (Scirocco Drama), Queen Milli of Galt (Samuel French), Pocket Rocket (with Lea Daniel) and Falling: A Wake which was recently translated into Italian. He also collaborated with Lost & Found Theatre on Radio Leacock.  He authored an adaptation of Easter by August Strindberg and Bottom and the Rude Mechanicals (based on Shakespeare’s Midsummer Night's Dream.) 

His plays have had over 40 productions across Canada, the United States and the Middle East. He was the Blyth Festival’s Playwright in Residence in 2008. For the last 4 years Gary has run the MT Space theatre workshop for new immigrant high school students.

Gary is an Artistic Associate at MT Space.


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