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Thursday November 17th, 2022 with Janne Cleveland & Lawrence Aronovitch
Karine Ricard

Join Professor Janne Cleveland and rocket scientist-turned-playwright Lawrence Aronovitch as they speak with Karine Ricard, Artist Director of Théâtre français de Toronto.   Since becoming TfT's artistic director, Karine has directed the children's show YASSAMA ET LA CALEBASSE AUX CAURIS, presented at Zones théâtrales in Ottawa, and is currently directing LES LIAISONS DANGEREUSES, created and written by Sébastien Bertrand based on the famous novel by Laclos, an eight-episode web series for TfT’s digital platform.    Karine continues her commitment to francophone communities and has been a school board trustee at the Conseil scolaire Viamonde since 2018. She founded the first-ever Inclusion and Equity Committee within the school board.                                                                                                      “All of your thoughts and your philosophies and what you put on paper — especially if you write — is influenced by your background and by who you are.” - Karine Ricard. Learn more:
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