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Jennifer Roberts

Jennifer is an actor and emerging playwright based in Tio'tia:ke/Montreal. She has worked with Black Theatre Workshop, Festival Antigonish Summer Theatre, Scapegoat Carnivale, Imago Theatre, Talisman Theatre, The Other Theatre, Geordie Theatre, National Theatre School, and Playwrights' Workshop Montreal, among others. She was an actor in Black Theatre Workshop's 2014-2015 Artist Mentorship Program and was awarded a Montreal English Theatre Award (Best Supporting Actress) for her role as Simon in Geordie Theatre's Chloe's Choice. Jennifer is currently an artist-in-residence at Imago Theatre. Her piece in development, The Sound of Dogs, explores our society's preoccupation with assimilation and normalcy, while also investigating the concepts of culture, identity, and belonging.