Andrew Kooman

Andrew Kooman writes for the page, stage, and screen. His work has been published into more than ten languages around the world and translated. He is author of the plays critically acclaimed plays She Has A Name, which toured Canada in 2012, and We Are the Body, which had its World Premiere in May 2015 and was nominated for 3 Calgary Theatre Critics Awards, including Best New Script in 2015.

Other plays include Shelter, Joseph, Three Monologues, That Towering Cross, After Hymn! and What We Didn't Know

The film adaptation of She Has A Name is was released globally in December 2016 to critical acclaim and was nominated for 5 Alberta Film and Television Awards, including best picture.

Andrew is a writer and producer with Unveil Studios, the production company he co-owns with brothers Matthew and Daniel. Hope In Action, a new book he co-authored about the migrant crisis in Malaysia will be released in English and Mandarin April 2016.  

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She Has A Name -a Play by Andrew Kooman Shelter, a play by Andrew Kooman

That Towering Cross by Andrew Kooman  3 Monologues by Andrew Kooman

  Though He Crush Me by Andrew Kooman


Award Category Year Play
Scripts At Work / Alberta Playwright's Network Award New Canadian Play 2009 She Has A Name