Evita - Web-21
Saturday, October 11, 2014
Plays in a Day - Playwright #4
Introducing the fourth playwright for Plays in a Day, Melissa Heald.
Melissa Heald has won several literary awards including:
Theatre PEI’s New Voices In Playwriting Competition 2006- 2nd place
Island Literary Awards 2006- 2nd place for short story
Island Literary Awards 2011- 1st place for playwriting
Melissa has had several scripts produced for the Charlottetown Fringe Festival 2007, Kings Playhouse Summer Theatre Camp For Kids 2010, Kings Playhouse A Kings Christmas 2010, Centre for Performing Arts in Montague 2012
On the production side, Melissa has worked at the Guild in the box office, on front-of-house and as part of the Anne and Gilbert tech team on sound and lights. She has also run sound and lights at the Kings Playhouse in Georgetown, and run a summer theatre camp for kids.