Rob Kempson is a theatre artist and educator, working primarily as a playwright and director. Selected Writer/Director: Trigonometry (timeshare); Mockingbird (Next Stage Theatre Festival); SHANNON 10:40 (timeshare); explicit (Rhubarb Festival); #legacy (Harbourfront Centre); The HV Project (Community). Director: Maggie and Pierre, Million Dollar Quartet, Daisy Amazed Me, Violet’s the Pilot, Rose’s Clothes (Thousand Islands Playhouse); Songs for a New World (Claude Watson). He was a member of the 2014 Stratford Festival Playwrights’ Retreat, and the Associate Artistic Director at the Thousand Islands Playhouse from 2014 – 2017. Upcoming: Director for The Canadian (TIP), The Ballad of Stompin’ Tom (Sudbury Theatre Centre), and 9 to 5: The Musical (Randolph College).