Bill Wood is an actor, comedian, magician, writer, director and Drama Therapist. He has co-created theatre with Misery Loves Theatre Company, Shakespeare by the Sea, Neptune Theatre. He has taught improv, magic and stand-up comedy at various venues across the province. Bill has worked in film and television, most recently appearing as Frank the Guidance Counselor on CBC’s Mr. D. Bill completed a Masters of Creative Arts Therapy at Concordia specializing in Drama Therapy and is a Registered Counselling Therapist (candidate) with the Nova Scotia College of Counselling Therapists. He has worked in schools, hospitals and community centres as a therapist and teacher sharing his love of performance and magic and his knowledge of mental health and resiliency theory.
Theatre Nova Scotia and DramaFest operate out of Kjipuktuk in Mi’kma’ki, the unceded and unsurrendered land of the Mi’kmaq People. TNS and DramaFest are committed to supporting theatre artists and the pursuit of theatre across Mi’kma’ki. As an organization, we commit to learning how we can better serve the artists and people living in Mi’kma’ki, and honour the treaties that cover this land. We are all treaty people.
Theatre Nova Scotia and DramaFest gratefully acknowledge the support of