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Peter Hinton

Artistic Director Peter Hinton

Video clips

The following video clips are located throughout the ArtsAlive.ca English Theatre website.

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Watch artist interviews:

Peter Hinton, Artistic Director, National Arts Centre English Theatre

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Micheline Chevrier, Director

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Stephen Massicotte, Playwright

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Jonathon Young, Actor

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Jonathan Koensgen, Actor

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Jenny Young, Actor

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Paul Rainville, Actor

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Jock Munro, Lighting Designer

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Marc Desormeaux, Sound and Music Designer

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Laurie Champagne, Stage Manager

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John Pennoyer, Set and Costume Designer

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Magnetic North

Magnetic North Celebrity Speaker Series:

The National Arts Centre hosted the inaugural Magnetic North Theatre Festival in June 2003. During the festival, renowned leaders and lovers of Canadian theatre were invited to strike a keynote prior to performances. Watch the following extraordinary speeches given by four notable Canadians:

  • Ann-Marie MacDonald: novelist and playwright
    - Discusses her writing and reads from her plays the Arab's Mouth (1990) and Anything That Moves (2000). [30 min. 27 sec.]
  • Tomson Highway: novelist and playwright
    - Asks and answers the question, Do only native actors have the right to play native roles? [45 min. 58 sec.]
  • R.H. Thomson: stage and screen actor
    - Talks about stories and how we are a storied species. He explains the five stories that we all need to hear and tell. [24 min. 22 sec.]
  • Gordon Pinsent: actor, director and writer
    - Speaks about theatre artists, their journey and the magnetism of theatre. He offers some advise that has guided him over the years. [15 min. 20 sec.]