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Katherine Turnbull

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    Pronouns: she/her/they/them
    Location: Montréal, Québec
    Self-Identification: Writer, Translator, Actor, Creator, Quebecer/Canadian


    Katherine Turnbull is a playwright, writer, translator, theatre creator, and actor. She has a Bachelor of Fine Arts [Honours] in Acting with a minor in French Studies from the University of Windsor. Based in Montreal, she works in French and English in theatre and film.

    Interested in the messy and complex aspects of life, Katherine explores the nitty-gritty of humanity in her projects. Inspired by world mythology and epic works, she experiments with humour, honesty, movement, and memory.

    In 2021, Katherine translated "La nuit du 4 au 5" (The Night From the 4th to the 5th) by Rachel Graton, presented as a digital reading in May 2022, produced by Talisman Theatre. Select writing credits include "Field & Flight" and "Empty Rooms." Select acting credits include Rosalind in "As You Like It," Helen of Troy in "Trojan Barbie," and Maid and Telemachus in "The Penelopiad."