Wesley J. Colford

Represented by: Pam Winter

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THEATRE
 

 

2012
THE WAKOWSKI BROS.
TAM LIN
MATURE YOUNG ADULTS
WHEN LLAMA CATS ATTACK!*
 
2011
IT’S MUNSCH TIME!
SHADOWPLAY
MATURE YOUNG ADULTS
THE COLLECTOR
EXCUSE ME, WOULD YOU LIKE TO BUY A BAR?
THE WAKOWSKI BROS.
EXCUSE ME, WOULD YOU LIKE TO BUY A BAR?
 
2010
THE ONLY REASON
TOO, TOO SULLIED
THE FETIS PLAY
PIZZA PASSION
PRESIDENT OF THE PLAYGROUND
OBERON
PROMPTER BOY*
CARNIVAL OF THE ANIMALS*
FORGIVE US OUR TRESPASSES
 
2009
EXCUSE ME, WOULD YOU LIKE TO BUY A BAR?
 
Book/Composer/Lyricist
Dramaturge
Writer (Reading)
Writer
 
 
 
Co-Lyricist
Writer
Writer
Writer
Writer
 
Book/Composer/Lyricist
Writer
 
 
 
Writer
Writer
Writer
Writer
Book/Lyricist
 
Dramaturge/Script Assistant
Writer
Writer
 
Writer
 
 
 
Writer
 
Toronto Fringe Festival/Alex Fallis
Toronto Fringe Festival/Alexander Offord
Paprika Festival/Mitchell Cushman
CBU Youth Festival/Brian Gallivan
 
 
 
GB Theatre/Tom Diamond
CB Stage Company/Jason Burke
Theatre Saint John/Cass McPhee
CB Hits the Streets/Ken Chisholm
Toronto Fringe Festival/Marc Richard
 
CB Stage Company/Ken Chisholm
Tarragon Paprika Festival/Ana Stojic
 
 
 
Tarragon Near Studio/Wesley Colford
CBSC Hits the Streets/Jonathan Collins
CBSC Hits the Streets/Erin Gillis
CB Stage Company/Walter Carey
Sheridan Workshop/Corey Agnew
 
Theatre Sheridan/Jim Betts
CBU Youth Festival/Brian Gallivan
CBU Youth Festival/Erin Gillis
 
CBU One Act Festival/Mark Oliver
 
 
 
CB Hits the Streets/Wesley Colford
 
 
 
FLUFFY! THE MUSICAL
Book/Composer/Lyricist
CADS Workshop/Suzanne Doane
 
 
 
MORTMIN’S CREEK*
WARN YOUR CHILDREN*
Writer
Writer
Atlantic Tall Ships 2009/Brian Gallivan
CBU Youth Festival/Erin Gillis
 
 
 
SITTING SCHOOL*
Writer
CBU Youth Festival/Mark Oliver
 
 
 
 
2008
BE MY BABY
 
 
Co-Writer/Dramaturge
 
 
Southside Dinner Theatre/Brian Gallivan
 
 
 
15
Writer
CBU Youth Festival/Brian Gallivan
 
 
 
 
2007
NUMBERED
 
 
Writer
 
 
CBU Workshop/Erin Gillis
 
 
 
 
2006
MY PEN! IS FROM A HOTEL
 
 
Book/Composer/Lyricist
 
 
CBU Youth Festival/James Thompson
 
 
 
 
*Theatre for Young Audiences
 
 
FILM AND TELEVISION
 

 

ROBIN SEASON TWO
Web Series
Brontosauri Productions/Wesley Colford
ROBIN SEASON ONE
Web Series
Brontosauri Productions/Wesley Colford
STRINGS OF OUR SOLES
Short Film
SA Drama Group/Wesley Colford
ZOMBIE ROMEO
Feature Length
SA Drama Group/Maynard Morrison
LUCKY
Short Film
SA Drama Group/Matt Ingraham
 
 
TRAINING
 

 

·         Graduate of Sheridan College’s Music Theatre Performance program.
·         2 years of Playwriting at Cape Breton University under James F. W. Thompson.
·         2 years Classical Acting training at George Brown College.
·         2 years Paprika Festival, mentorship under Nigel Shawn Williams, David Brock, and Mel Hague.
·         2011/2012 Writer-in-Residence for the Paprika Festival.
 
 
PUBLICATIONS
 

 

·         Mature Young Adults included in the anthology, Out on a Limb: Short Plays by New Playwrights, edited by Kit Brennan, Signature Editions, 2011.
 
 
AWARDS
 

 

·         2011, 3rd Place, Toronto Fringe Festival New Play Contest, The Wakowski Brothers
·         2011, Awarded an “OAC Creator’s Reserve Grant” for the development of From Penguins and   
 Palm Trees.
·         2011, Toronto Fringe Festival “10x10x10” Emerging Artist Production, Excuse Me, Would You Like
 to Buy a Bar?
·         2010, 1st Place, “Under 20 by Under 20’s Playwrighting Competition”, Tarragon Theatre,
           Excuse Me, Would You Like to Buy a Bar?
·         2010, “Most Promising New Playwright”, CBU One Act Festival, Forgive Us Our Trespasses

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