Michael Sheppard

Michael was born in Ajax, Ontario and moved to Gananoque, Ontario when he was 4. Michael did not show interest in theatre until late into High School when he directed at the Sears Drama Festival winning an Award of Excellence for Directing and Acting. In 2007 he won the Fred Euringer Award in Drama at Queen's for producing theatre in Kingston. Studying Drama at Queen's University, he has worked on productions with the Queen's Drama Department, QMT, The Kingston Meistersingers, the Domino Theatre and other community groups in Kingston. 

Michael is also a board member with the Domino Theatre and works for Theatre Kingston. 

With Blue Canoe...

2014- Pippin    In Production
(Producer/ Assistant Director)

2014- Nine      In Production
(Producer)

2013- The Woman in Black
(Producer)

2013- Selections from Parade
(Producer/Director)

2013- Anne & Gilbert
(Producer)

2013- Aida 
(Director)

2013- The Drowsy Chaperone
(Producer)

2012- The Beekeeper's Apprentice
(Director, part of the Library Chronicles)

2012- Avenue Q
(Producer)

2012- Next to Normal
(Director/Producer)

2012- 13 the Musical
(Director) 

2012- Cabaret 
(Director/Producer) 

2011- Glengarry Glen Ross  
(Producer)

2011- A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum 
(Director/Producer)

2011-  Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog
(Producer)

2010- How I Learned to Drive
(Director)

2010- Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street 
(Director)

2010- Tick, Tick...BOOM! 
(Director)

2010- Guys & Dolls 
(Director/Producer)

2009- Bye Bye Birdie 
(Director)

2009- Rent: School Edition 
(Director/Producer) 

2008- Into the Woods
(Director/Producer)

2008- 7 Stories
(Producer)

2007- Seussical: The Musical 
(Director)

2007- That Summer
(Director/Producer)

Elsewhere...

2014- The Underpants     Pre Production
(Versatti, King's Town Players)

2013- Blithe's Spirit          In Production
(Producer, Domino Theatre)

2013- What the Butler Saw
(Nick, Kingstown Players)

2012- The Library Chronicles
(Producer, Alliance of Kingston Theatre)

2011- The Mikado
(Producer, QMT)

2011- Candide
(Assistant Director, Queen's Drama Department) 

2oo9- Ethan Claymore
(Young Martin, Domino Theatre)

2009- Hamlet
(Horatio, Bottletree Productions)

2009- Jekyll & Hyde 
(Producer, QMT)

2009- Annie 
(Director, Kingston Meistersingers)

2009- Waiting for the Parade 
(Assistant Director, Domino Theatre)

2007- Lear
(King France/Cornwal's Servant, Queen's Drama Department)

2006- Pretty Pieces
(The Boy, Atlantic Fringe Festival)

2006- Lucky Dollar 
(Director, Dreams in Motion)

2006- The Girl in the Mirror 
(Director, Sears Drama Festival)