June 30, 2018
Our PARC Playwright Profile for July is Jacob Sampson!
Jacob Sampson is an African Nova Scotian actor and playwright from the Annapolis Valley, with roots in historic Beechville, Nova Scotia.
Jacob graduated from Acadia University's Theatre Studies Program and has spent the last seven years working and playing in Nova Scotia. He has written three plays so far: On The Right Track, on tour now with Halifax Theatre for Young People; the Halifax Fringe hit The Return to Baker Street, co-written with PARC member Dan Bray; and Chasing Champions, The Sam Langford Story which is off to the National Arts Center in Ottawa in November.
Jacob is very proud to be a PARC member and appreciates everything they do for emerging and established East Coast playwrights.