Janet Hinton

Janet Hinton’s plays include Delicate State Disturbed (Workshop West Theatre), People Don’t Climb on Roofs in Oakville (Workshop West Theatre), Moonreachers (Workshop West Theatre), Break! (Sunshine Theatre) and Aiming to Float (workshopped as part of the Colony Program, Playwrights Theatre Centre, 2015). Janet has worked with theatre students, writers (including playwrights), and young pianists.  Her teaching experiences, an adventure in Africa, and living with the challenges of chronic pain have contributed to the development of her work.

 

Awards

Award Category Year Play
Alberta Culture Playwriting Contest Full Length Play Category 1983
Alberta Culture Playwriting Contest Full Length Play Category 1992
Theatre BC Playwriting Contest Full Length 2016 Aiming to Float