Justin Shaw is a theatre artist originally from Prince Edward Island currently based out of Fort McMurray, Alberta. Trained at the National Theatre School of Canada, Shaw chose to move to Northern Alberta to work as Artistic Director of independent theatre company Theatre; Just Because. In this position, Shaw has managed youth theatre programming, non-profit fundraising support, and development opportunities for emerging artists. Development of The Wrestling Play began in 2015 with the Playwrights Workshop Montreal youth unit and first debuted during the 2017 Island Fringe Festival. After a break from the piece, Shaw is excited to revisit and share his debut project as a theatre creator.
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