DJANET SEARS

Director

Biography

Born in London, England, and raised in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, and Oakville, Ontario.

SOULPEPPER 2017: Director: for colored girls...

OTHER THEATRE: The adventures of a Black Girl in Search of God (National Arts Centre, Centaur Theatre, Mirvish Productions, Obsidian Theatre Co., Nightwood Theatre); Harlem Duet (Stratford Shakespeare Festival; Canadian Stage; Nightwood Theatre); Penelopiad (Royal Shakespeare Company; National Arts Centre); Charming and Rose (Nightwood Theatre); The Mother Project (Crossroads Theatre).

OTHER: Honors & Awards: Governor General’s literary award, Canadian Screenwriting Award, Dora Award for Writing and Directing; Floyd S. Chalmers Canadian Play Award; Martin Luther King Jr. Achievement Award.