Ottawa's Festival of Ideas Since 1997

Kristina Watt

Kristina Watt

Kristina is an award winning actor and theatre creator with a passion for collaborating with youth on projects that question our relationship with the planet and with each other. She is the Artistic Director & Founder of 100 Watt Productions. Once relocated to Canada, she has performed at the National Arts Centre, Great Canadian Theatre Company, New Theatre of Ottawa, St Lawrence Shakespeare Festival, and the Ottawa Fringe Festival. Recent projects include: Up to Low, Holding Mercury, A Christmas Carol, The Virgin Trial, Angel Square, God of Carnage, Blackbird and Top Girls (Prix Rideau Awards for both). Recent projects/creations with youth include 12, the 100 Watt Earth Stage at the Ottawa International Children's Festival, Wild Life, 12 Drops and 1 Moon and The Extremely Short Play Festival at the National Arts Centre. Born in Scotland, grew up in Colombia & Canada, trained in the U.S, England & Canada. Instructor/coach at the University of Ottawa, National Arts Centre, OCT and private coach of lawyers & public speakers.

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Writers Festival Appearances