November 26, 2020 – Ntlaka’pamux playwright Tara Beagan has been named the 2020 laureate of the Siminovitch Prize, the largest and most prestigious theatre prize in Canada. Ms. Beagan will receive $75,000, and $25,000 will go toher selected protégée, Joelle Peters.
See Siminovitch Prize recipients in action at the Stratford Festival this summer, with no fewer than six laureates and protégés featured in the 2015 season.
The Taming of the Shrew
Directed by laureate Chris Abraham
The Diary of Anne Frank
Directed by laureate Jillian Keiley
Click here to see the 2015 Playbill for performances through the fall.