Artistic Director 2011 – Present
Quincy Armorer has worked as an actor, director and theatre administrator for several years. As an actor, he has worked at the Stratford Shakespeare Festival, Centaur Theatre, Black Theatre Workshop, St. Lawrence Shakespeare Festival, Repercussion, Geordie Productions, Piggery Theatre, Shakespeare by the Sea, among others. He was Associate Artistic Director of Black Theatre Workshop for its 2005-2006 season and has worked with the company over many years as a director, assistant director and stage manager. He is an alumnus of the Birmingham Conservatory for Classical Theatre at the Stratford Shakespeare Festival, and will appear in Intimate Apparel at Centaur Theatre this season, and in A Midsummer Night’s Dream and the title role in Othello at the St. Lawrence Shakespeare Festival.
“I am very pleased and honoured to be named Artistic Director of Black Theatre Workshop. As a Black theatre professional born, raised and living in Montreal, I have always held Black Theatre Workshop in the highest regard. I look forward to playing a significant role in the artistic growth and continued success of the company, in Montreal and within the broader theatre community.”
Quincy Armorer, Artistic Director, Black Theatre Workshop