Severn Thompson was born and raised in Toronto and Southwestern Ontario.

SOULPEPPER 2019: Director: Peter Pan.

OTHER THEATRE: Director: Measure for Measure (High Park); Pigeon King (NAC/Blyth); Team on the Hill, Wing Night at the Boot (Blyth Festival); Silence (Assist. Director, NAC/Grand Theatre); Madam Mao (Azure River); The Munsch Bunch (George Brown). Actor: Shaw & Stratford Festival and theatres across the country.

OTHER: Dora Award for Direction, Peter Pan. MFA in Stage Direction (York U./Canadian Stage). Upcoming: Always Still the Dawn at Canadian Stage April 2020. Severn is Associate A.D. for the Blyth Festival and lucky parent of two lost boys/pirates.