Jackie Maxwell

Represented by: Pam Winter


Withrow Park (World Premiere) Director Tarragon Theatre
The Importance of Being Earnest Director Citadel Theatre
Light (World Premiere) Director Tarragon Theatre
Paradise Lost Director Centaur Theatre Company
Dear Jack, Dear Louise Director Arena Stage DC
August: Osage County Director Soulpepper Theatre Co.
Junk Director Arena Stage DC
Paradise Lost (World Premiere) Director The Stratford Festival
Innocence Lost Director Soulpepper Theatre Co.
The Humans (Canadian Premiere) Director Canadian Stage/Citadel Theatre
The Changeling Director The Stratford Festival
Watch on The Rhine Director Arena Stage DC
London Road (Dora Awarded) Director Canadian Stage
Playboy of the Western World Director The Shaw Festival
Sweeney Todd Director The Shaw Festival
Uncle Vanya Director The Shaw Festival
The Divine (World Premiere) Director The Shaw Festival
Major Barbara Director The Shaw Festival
Juno and The Paycock Director The Shaw Festival
Come Back Little Sheba Director The Shaw Festival
Mr. Warren’s Profession Director The Shaw Festival
Ragtime Director The Shaw Festival
St. Joan Director The Shaw Festival/ Chicago Shakespeare
Rutherford and Son Director The Shaw Festival/ National Arts Centre
Artistic Director for The Shaw Festival – 2002-2016
Artistic Director for Factory Theatre – 1987-1995
Dramaturge and Teacher at National Theatre School, York University, Banff Centre, Queens University

Guest Artist/Lecturer for 8 years at the Graduate Centre for Study in Drama, U of T

Winner of Two Dora Mavor Moore Awards for Directing



Recipient of 2023 Order of Canada

Recipient of The Queen’s Jubilee Medal
Recipient of 2016 Order of Ontario

Recipient of The Herbert Whittaker/ Drama Bench and the Gascon -Thomas Awards

Recipient of two Honorary Doctorates

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