Bernardine Ann Teráz Stapleton
Bernardine Ann Teráz Stapleton is a Newfoundland and Labrador artist of unique distinction. She has been a professional theatre artist for forty years. She is the Artistic Director of Girl Power Inc. She is co-artistic director of the Kitchen Party Theatre Festival based in Grand Falls-Windsor. She is the Program Animateur for APTNL’s Thriving Together project. She’s had almost forty plays professionally produced in Canada, including the iconic Offensive to Some, also Woman in a Monkey Cage, Brazil Square, Our Frances, and, a new musical, co-written with Nicole Smith Girls from Away. Her two latest books were just released. Love, Life is available from www.breakwaterbooks.com. Girl Muckle and the Queer Hands is available now from www.problematicpress.com. Bernardine began her lengthy career forty years ago with the Stephenville Theatre Festival and is deeply grateful for this opportunity to work with this always amazing festival. For more about Bernardine visit www.bernardinestapleton.com.