LISA MARIE DILIBERTO
Lisa Marie is the Artistic Director of FIXT POINT, and co-creator of The Tale of a Town, a site-specific theatre and media project which has now toured to every province and territory in Canada. With The Tale of a Town, Lisa Marie has devised and directed over 20 original productions in collaboration with over 70 artists from across the country. She is a Dora-Award nominated director, and has a range of experience in the field, most notably as Playwright-in-Residence at Theatre Passe Muraille, Associate Artistic Director at Jumblies Theatre, and Education Coordinator at Canadian Stage. Lisa Marie is a graduate of George Brown Theatre School and Ecole Philippe Gaulier in Paris, France. Recent highlights include Co-Creator of The Tale of Harbourfront Centre (Fresh Ground Commission / World Stage), Creator and Director of The Tale of a T-Shirt (Theatre Direct / Dora Award Nominations for Outstanding Direction and Best Ensemble), Director of The Keith Richards One Woman Show (Dora Nomination for Best Touring Production) and Associate Director for The Double (Bad New Days / Tarragon / 5 Dora Nominations).
Charles is the Managing Director of FIXT POINT and Co-creator / Producer of The Tale of a Town - Canada, a national project which has brought him all across the country conducting interviews, recording sound and designing interactive audio performances. Charles started his career at the CBC’s Glenn Gould Studio in Toronto where he helmed hundreds of hours of broadcasts. Recent credits include The Four Corners, a live art and video installation commissioned by Theatre Passe Muraille; The Tale of Harbourfront Centre, a binaural radio play for World Stage; FIXT POINT’s podcast series A Walk Down Main Street featured by The Walrus; and, the mixed media production of Stor(y)age for Subdivision at Magnetic North. Recently Charles produced and directed a 10-part television and web series for TVO featuring stories from The Tale of a Town.
Aidan is an arts administrator and stage manager with an interest in community-engaged arts. He has worked with a number of Toronto theatre companies including Red Dress Productions, Bad New Days, Outspoke Productions, Ars Mechanica, Mixed Company Theatre, colored lights, Re:Current Theatre, and Hart House Theatre. He is currently the marketing manager for Buddies in Bad Times Theatre and a producer at FIXT POINT.
Will is a Toronto based digital media creator whose work has been featured online, in-print, and on both broadcast radio and television. He holds a B.A. in Theatre from the University of Waterloo and has focused on collaborating with theatre artists and companies in the GTA. Entirely self trained, he works in audio/video production, motion graphics animation, graphic design, and photography. Recent projects include; Specimen, an uncanny performance experience adapted from a psychology textbook, Dance for Me Toronto, an intimate encounter between Toronto musicians and dancers, and The Tale of a Town Canada. In addition to digital media, William has performed as an actor, improviser, singer, musician, director, and stage manager.
Jumping aboard the FIXT POINT ship last summer and finding another Aidan already on board, Aidan McMahon patched Jr. onto the end of his name and joined the team. He first stumbled into the lap of the audio arts through an internship at The Dark Studio. There he discovered sound design for film and television, and through FIXT POINT wanders into non-fiction storytelling. On the CKDU Radio outlet, He attempts to combine these interests through audio collage, atmospheric documentary, and fiction. Some of his work can be found at CKDU Podcasts under the name Stereo Threads.
C. MELVINA NWANNA
Melvina is currently acquiring an Honours B.A. in Digital Enterprise Management, Professional Writing and Communication from the University of Toronto. She has interests in both Business and the Arts, specifically creative writing, data analysis, digital marketing and advertising strategies, and web design. She intends to pursue book and short story publications, Master’s studies, and ultimately transition into a creative managerial/directional role.
BOARD of DIRECTORS
ANNIE WILSON - Chair