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Sarah Berthiaume
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Sarah Berthiaume

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( Actes du Théâtre 61 - October 2012)

Sarah Berthiaume came out of the Option-Théâtre Lionel-Groulx in Sainte-Thérèse. She is a playwright, actress and co-founder of the Abat-Jour Théâtre company. Her first play, Le Déluge après, was selected by the SACD for a staged reading at the 2007 Avignon Festival, after which it premiered in 2008 at the Théâtre de la Rubrique in Jonquière, followed by an English-language staging in the fall of 2010 at the Théâtre La Chapelle in Montreal.
She has also written Disparitions (Dramaturgies en Dialogue 2009, Théâtre du Double Signe de Sherbrooke, 2012), Villes Mortes (Théâtre d’Aujourd’hui 2011, finalist for the Prix Michel Tremblay, 2011), P@ndora (Youtheatre production, spring 2012).
Her play Yukonstyle (finalist for the Prix Gratien-Gélinas 2010; Les Francophonies en Limousin, Limoges 2011; Nouvelles Zébrures, Paris 2012; Text’Appeal, Lyon 2012) is to be staged simultaneously in the spring of 2013 at the Théâtre d’Aujourd’hui in Montreal and at the Théâtre national de la Colline in Paris. The play was awarded a production grant from the Centre national du théâtre.