Paul Lefebvre is a translator, stage director, dramaturge and theatre scholar. From September 2001 to December 2007, he was the Associate Artistic Director of the Théâtre français at the National Arts Centre. Since 2003, he has been the Artistic programmer of the Festival Zones Théâtrales. In January 2008, he also became NAC Artistic Attaché. Prior to that, he was for eleven years the Literary Manager of the Théâtre Denise-Pelletier and the Associate Artistic Director of Teesri Duniya Theatre, both in Montreal. To date, he has translated 16 plays, including A Streetcar Named Desire by Tennessee Williams, Dancing at Lughnasa by Brian Friel and Unity (1918) by Kevin Kerr. He has also directed plays, including Le Sang de Mishi by Franz-Xavier Kroetz and Le Lit de mort by Yvan Bienvenue.