Kristine Greenaway

Kristine Greenaway is a Canadian playwright and translator whose plays have been produced in Switzerland and France. She enjoys creating site-specific plays for all ages. As the English-language translator for Swiss playwright, Emanuelle delle Piane, she translates plays for children and adults.


  • Children of the Full Moon (Les Enfants de la pleine lune)
  • Variations sérieuses (Variations sérieuses)
  • Playing in the Key of Love (Amours chagrines)
  • The Sweetie Sisters (Les soeurs Bonbon)
  • Christmas on Topsy-Turvy Street (Noël, rue de l’Envers)

Original plays

  • Coppet or How not to marry a prince  – Produced at the festival Autour de Mme de Staël; Coppet, Switzerland (2012)
  • Minette, D-D and Mister V– Produced at the Fête à Voltaire; Ferney-Voltaire, France (2013)
  • Playing MendelssohnComedy with music (ages 12 – 17)
  • Voltaire’s Pockets Comedy (ages 5 – 8)
  • Motherland – Selected for Alumnae Theatre's FireWorks Festival; Toronto, Canada (2016)
  • Shattered Dreams on St. Helena – Staged reading in Alumnae Theatre's Big Ideas Festival; Toronto, Canada (2016)


  • Will and Raven, concept for 13-part animated series inspired by First Nations tales for children

Feature films

  • Christmas on Inside Out Street, co-writer with Emmanuelle delle Piane of a telefilm concept for families with children from age 8
  • A Balloon for Alice, script suited to children from age 5
  • Canapé, robe orange, et compassion perfide, co-writer with Christophe Schriber 

Television Production

  • Women's International Productions: Coordinating Producer for The 5 Minute Project and 5 Minutes More, two award-winning anthologies of stories produced by women for worldwide broadcast via satellite

TVOntario: Field Producer for MONEY$WORTH, a weekly information programme

Children’s books

Andrew's Amazing Dream Adventure, manuscript suited to children from age 5.

Professional development

Playwrights Guild of Canada – The Power of the Rewrite with Brad Fraser – Toronto, Canada

Geneva Writers’ Group – Master classes in scriptwriting and playwriting – Geneva, Switzerland

Bourse d'écriture, Tyll-Diirer Foundation with Emanuelle delle Piane– Elbe, Italy

Atelier d'écriture, L&ARC with Emanuelle delle Piane – Romainmôtier, Switzerland

Humber Writers’ Circle Workshops, Humber College – Toronto, Canada

Producing 101 Canadian Screen Training Centre – Ottawa, Canada

Playwriting Master Class, Geneva Writers' Groupwith Steve Belber – Geneva, Switzerland

Directing, Acting, and Writing for Camera Workshopwith Maruska StankovaToronto, Canada – Trainee Associate Producer, Ark andMy Heart Belongs to Daddy

Producing and Pitching Independent Production –  School of Radio and Television Arts, Ryerson Polytechnic University – Toronto, Canada.

Television Distribution, Overview – School of Radio and Television Arts, Ryerson Polytechnic University  – Toronto, Canada


Playwrights Guild of Canada

Alumnae Theatre – New Play Development Group

Société suisse des auteurs

Geneva Writers Group (overseas member)