Debbie Patterson

Debbie Patterson

Location: Winnipeg, MB
Method of contact: [email protected]
Rates: Sliding scale, please email for quote.
Available work methods: Phone, Zoom, in-person with social distancing

Debbie Patterson is a Winnipeg playwright, director and actor. Trained at the National Theatre School of Canada, she is a founding member of Shakespeare in the Ruins (SIR), served as Theatre Ambassador for Winnipeg’s Cultural Capital year, was the Carol Shields Writer in Residence 2012 at the U of W and Playwright in Residence at Theatre Projects Manitoba in 2013/14. She served as Artistic Associate at Prairie Theatre Exchange from 2012 to 2018 and is currently a member of the PTE Playwrights Unit. She is a proud advocate for disability arts through her work as founding Artistic Director of Sick + Twisted Theatre. She lives a wheelchair-enabled life in Winnipeg and in a cabin on the shore of Lake Winnipeg.

Areas of expertise (as it relates to RP):

  • Producing
  • Directing

Services provided (as it relates to RP):

  • Accessibility consultation