ArtsAlive.ca – Persuading Presence

Janet Irwin

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Janet Irwin has been working in Canadian theatre for over thirty years, as a director, a playwright, a dramaturge and a producer. She has staged productions for many companies, including National Arts Center English Theatre, and the National Arts Center Orchestra, and is a writer for NACO’s Young People’s Concerts. She enjoys the possibilities offered by new media to reach fresh audiences and start new conversations about the performing arts.

Janet Irwin has written all activities and resources for Persuading Presence and The Secret Life of Costumes, as well as numerous other pieces in: