Welcome

Welcome to the Department of English and Drama. We offer three Image indicates that adjacent link to the right opens a new window English programs that are the same as those on the St. George campus and three Image indicates that adjacent link to the right opens a new window Drama programs unique to U of T Mississauga. Faculty expertise includes all literary forms; their historical, social and material contexts; literary and performance theory; theatre history; and creative writing. English and Drama is also the home of Image indicates that adjacent link to the right opens a new window Canadian Studies at UTM.
 

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Announcements | Congratulations!

SUMMER COURSE AT THE SHAW FESTIVAL

Repertory Theatre in Practice: The Shaw Festival July 12-21, 2016 [More Information...]

Image indicates that adjacent link to the right opens a new window Love and Loss as Chekhov Comes to Theatre Erindale

It runs March 10-20 at the Erindale Studio Theatre. Don’t miss it!

[Mississauga ON, March 2016] Image indicates that adjacent link to the right opens a new window Full-size Production photos available Monday 7 March
 

NOTICE: Parking Lot 1 at UTM is now closed as of November 11, 2015
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Check out recent articles about TDS Alumni, Mathew Gin and Sophia Fabiilli:
TDS grad David Yee Wins Governor General's Award for Drama!
 
Theatre Erindale Launches "Silver Season" with ORESTES!
 
"The Silver Season" Shines for Theatre Erindale!
 
Theatre Erindale Grads Earn Dora Nominations!
 
View two features about our Theatre and Drama Studies (TDS) grads' activities:

Image indicates that adjacent link to the right opens a new window Meet the doubles of Orphan Black [Print Version PDF]
Image indicates that adjacent link to the right opens a new window Web Series - Out With Dad [Print Version PDF]
 
Image indicates that adjacent link to the right opens a new window Feature Interview with TDS Alums Hallie Seline and Cameron Laurie in NOW Magazine
 
Image indicates that adjacent link to the right opens a new window TDS alumna Hailey Gillis: The Star
 

Congratulations!

Congratulations to David Yee (TDS graduate) as winner of the 2015 Governor General’s Award for Drama – for carried away on the crest of a wave, first produced at the Tarragon Theatre and published by Playwrights Canada Press.
 
Congratulations to Julianna Chianelli for being awarded the V.A. De Luca Book Prize for "Phyllis Webb's Poetry of Resistance and its Power to Redeem the Female Poet", for ENG354Y, Canadian Poetry.
 
Congratulations to Hailey Gillis (graduated in 2013) for being nominated in the Music Theatre Division as a key member of the amazing Ensemble in Albert Shultz's production of the new music drama Spoon River for the Soulpepper Theatre Company.
 
Congratulations to Chiamaka G. Ugwu (graduated in 2014) for being nominated in the Independent Theatre Division as one of the equally amazing Ensemble in the Soheil Parsa production of the Lorca classic Blood Wedding for the Modern Times Stage Company and Aluna Theatre.
 
Congratulations to Qasim Khan (graduated in 2008) for being nominated for Outstanding Individual Performance in the Theatre for Young Audiences Division for his work in Beneath the Banyan Tree for Theatre Direct.
 
Congratulations to Yasmin Jajarmi for being one of the two winners to receive the Dean’s Excellence Award for writing excellence.
 
Congratulations to Professor Chester Scoville for being Image indicates that adjacent link to the right opens a new window recognized for excellence in the classroom and awarded a teaching fellowship, which will run as a pilot project during the 2015/2016 academic year.
   
Congratulations to Sarah Israr for being the recipient of the 2014 Harold Sonny Ladoo Prize for Creative Writing for the submission of The Secret Society an engaging and, in many respects, accomplished fantasy novel and in giving this prize, we acknowledge not only the focused work that went into its writing but also the author’s future potential for creating compelling narratives.
 
Congratulations to Paige Maria McPhee for an Honourable Mention for the 2014 Harold Sonny Ladoo Prize for Creative Writing for a moving and subtle poem entitled The Weigh In.
 
Congratulations to Daniel Jeffrey Goodman for an Honourable Mention for the 2014 Harold Sonny Ladoo Prize for Creative Writing for a playful and experimental prose piece entitled Pedestrians.
 

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