Recognizing
Excellence and Innovation
in Canadian Theatre

Anusree Roy

2011, selected by playwright Joan MacLeod

Anusree Roy is a Governor General’s Award nominated writer, and actor whose work has toured nationally. Her plays include: Brothel # 9, Roshni, Letters to my Grandma and Pyaasa. Her Opera librettos include: The Golden Boy and Noor over Afghan. Her latest librettom Phoolan Devi, premieres in New York in the fall of 2014. She holds a B.A from York University and an M.A from the University of Toronto. She is the Co-Artistic Director of Theatre Jones Roy and has been published by the Playwright’s Canada Press. Her plays and performances have won her three Dora Mavor Moore Awards along with multiple nominations.

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