introducing Megan Andres (Art Program Director, Studio Central)

Megan Andres (Art Program Director of Studio Central, a project of Artbeat Studio) is a graduate from the University of Manitoba (BA Drama Adv.) and the University of British Columbia (MFA in Creative Writing and Theatre).

Megan is a theatre performer, director, dramaturg, and playwright. She has trained and worked with various theatre companies and organizations in both Winnipeg and Vancouver.

In Winnipeg, Megan also worked as a support worker at an assisted independent living program for people living with mental illness; a drama instructor, developing workshops for children ages 5-14; and as a storyteller at the Manitoba Museum. In Vancouver, Megan was one of the producers and dramaturgs of the Brave New Play Rites Festival.

Megan loves her family, a good book, and creating art; be it visual or performance.