Damien Atkins was born in Australia and raised in Alberta.
Soulpepper 2024: De Profundis: Oscar Wilde in Jail
For Soulpepper: Queen Goneril and King Lear (2022), The Importance of Being Earnest, The Caretaker, King Lear (2006), The Way of the World, Angels in America, The Heidi Chronicles, A Doll's House, Hosanna.
Other theatre: Here Lies Henry (Factory); The Sound of Music (Arts Club); Caroline, or Change (Obsidian/Musical Stage); Blithe Spirit, The Shadow of a Doubt, Prince Caspian (playwright), Sherlock Holmes and the Raven's Curse, The Devil's Disciple, The Ladykillers, Getting Married, Henry V, The Hound of the Baskervilles (Shaw); London Road, The Glass Menagerie, Sweeney Todd, Into the Woods, Frost/Nixon, Amadeus, 7 Stories (Canadian Stage); Someone Else, Unidentified Human Remains, We Are Not Alone (Crow's); I Am My Own Wife (Dallas Theater Center); four seasons with the Stratford Festival, as actor and playwright.
Other: Playwright-in-Residence at Necessary Angel, Canadian Stage, Crow's Theatre, Factory Theatre; grateful recipient of Dora, Jessie, Sterling and Toronto Theatre Critics Awards. Connection: Instagram (atkins_damien), Twitter: @skinnydamien, Website: damienatkins.com