Jon Lachlan Stewart                                    Artistic director and co-founder

Jon is a bilingual playwright, performer and director, and co-founder and artistic director of the Sterling award-winning company, Surreal SoReal Theatre, and has worked across Canada. Acting credits include The Goat, or Who is Sylvia (Citadel Theatre), The Palace Grand (understudy, Electric Company), Whale Riding Weather (Zee Zee Theatre), The Play About the Baby (Theatre Network / Image Theatre), Flocons Pour AliciaEcran Fumee(Theatre la Seizieme), Fraises en Janvier (Lunitheatre), Harry the King (Repercussion Theatre), and his solo play,Big Shot (various companies in Edmonton, Calgary, Vancouver, Victoria, Winnipeg, Montreal and Toronto), which will play this year at Toronto’s Nextstage festival. Selected playwriting credits include Big ShotLittle RoomBoopThe Genius CodeDog, and Edith Rex, which have played or are in development with Theatre Network, Catalyst Theatre, Shadow Theatre and The Citadel Theatre. Directing credits include Before Her Time: 3 Plays by Samuel BeckettThe SkrikerA NumberShopping and Fucking, and The Woman Before (National Theatre School), assistant directing on The Seagull and The Changeling (National Theatre School) What Where, The Zoo StoryKeeping Peace (Surreal SoReal Theatre), The Genius Code (Catalyst Theatre / Surreal SoReal),Guernica (Hidden Harlequin) A Midsummer Night’s Dream (asst director, Citadel Theatre), and the first Quebecois translation of Tracy Letts’ Killer Joe (La Licorne staged reading, upcoming).  

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Vincent Forcier                                 Original co-founder