Elizabeth Murphy

Co-Artistic director and Co-Founder, Elizabeth has worked on stages across Canada from Vancouver to Halifax including three years with the Stratford Festival. She was the founding General Manager of Shakespeare by the Sea from 1994-2005. In 2006 she undertook the role of Artistic Director. Since 2011 she has shared that position with Jesse Maclean. In 2013 The company received the Legacy Award from Theatre Nova Scotia. She has directed numerous shows for SBTS and was nominated for a Merritt award for her direction of Othello and The Merchant of Venice. She was the recipient of the Mayors Award for contribution to the arts in 2015. In 2017 she directs All's Well That Ends Well.

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