The Playwright & Actor - Tina Teeninga

Tina TeeningaTina’s previous written one-acts include Broken, Normal, and River Bottom Baby (Pacific Theatre/Stones Throw Productions), all written and produced during her time as Pacific Theatre’s playwriting apprentice. Tina’s full length play, LUDDITES! is being developed by PT. Last summer LUDDITES! garnered her a full scholarship to IMAGE magazine’s Glen Workshop in Santa Fe, New Mexico where she worked on the play with prolific American playwright Mark St. Germain.

Tina’s favourite acting credits include Max in Remnants (Pacific Theatre), the title role in Medea (Lloy Coutts), Tzeitel in Fiddler on the Roof (Smithfield Productions) and Julia in the film The Nature of Reality. Tina has a BA in Drama from the University of Waterloo and has studied acting with Studio 58 and Schoolcreative and playwriting with Playwrights Theatre Centre.

When not writing, acting or producing, Tina cares for her adorable and hilarious new baby daughter Calla. Tina is married to her best friend, James, and has wonderful family in Ontario.

Follow Tina’s adventure on her blog: Otherwise