Vern Thiessen

Vern Thiessen's plays include SHAKESPEARE'S WILL, APPLE, EINSTEIN'S GIFT, LENIN'S EMBALMERS, A MORE PERFECT UNION and many other works including musicals and TYA. He is the winner of the Governor General's, Dora, Sterling, and Carol Bolt awards for Outstanding New Play. Recently, he was named Artistic Director of Workshop West Playwrights' Theatre in Edmonton.