Geraldine Fuenmayor

BIO

Geraldine Fuenmayor
Playwright, Actress, Digital Storyteller, and Artistic director
I am a Venezuelan – Canadian artist finding my voice through playwriting, acting, directing and storytelling. As a playwright, In July 2022 I obtained funding to take my first play “Tuberoses, Ginger and other essences” through a phase of development with Handsome Alice. In February 2022 I joined a playwright unite for refugees and immigrants offered by Cahoots Theatre where I started writing a play called “Armonía”. In October 2021, I obtained funding to write and enhance “Tuberoses, Ginger and other essences” in English under the mentorship of Alberta Playwright Network. This script was originally written in Spanish. In November 2021, I participated in a project called “Uprooted”, writing, and performing a short piece called “In and Out of the Closet” with Handsome Alice. As a director, in 2019 I directed my first play “Pequeña Venecia”, and in 2021, I was the director of the play “Rosa de dos Aromas”. As an actress, I have performed in Calgary in six plays, as a member of ExpresARTe. Since early 2020, I became a Digital Storyteller, supporting immigrants and artists to write compelling stories of resilience in two projects “Living Migration,” and “Who am I? Voices of Calgary Hispanic Artists.

For Production Enquiries

CONTACT NAME

Geraldine Fuenmayor

CONTACT PHONE

5877774762