Clem Martini

Clem Martini is equally at home writing for adults and young people, whether for live theatre, film or television. He is a three time winner of the Alberta Writer's Guild Drama Prize, a Governor General Drama Nominee for his anthology A Three Martini Lunch, a National Playwriting Competition winner for The Life History of the African Elephant and is the past president of the Playwrights Guild of Canada. His text on playwriting, The Blunt Playwright has enjoyed tremendous success at universities and colleges across the country. He is currently at work adapting The Crow Chronicles, his trilogy of novels for young adults, for the stage. Clem Martini is a Professor of Drama at the University of Calgary where he teaches Playwriting, Screenwriting and Theatre for Young Audiences.