Alex Bulmer – Writer, Director, performer
Alex has written, directed and performed across Canada and the United Kingdom. She is a New York Radio Award nominee, Society of Canadian Musicians award recipient, writer of two award winning short films, and writer of the stage play SMUDGE, which earned two Best New Play nominations in Canada, and was Time Out’s Critics Choice during its UK premiere. Now living in the UK, Alex has written for The Royal Court, London 2012 Olympics, Graeae , BBC radio; winning an AMI award for her adaptation of The Hunchback of Notre Dame, Channel 4 series Cast Offs (nominated for BAFTA and Royal Television SocietyAward), and Face Front. She has worked as Literary Manager with Graeae, directed with Extant Theatre, Paines Plough, and is co-founder of Invisible Flash, UK.
Alex was a 2014 PAF fellow with Theatre Centre and BBC, is a Winston Churchill Fellow and a senior associate artist with Diverse City.
Her teaching and workshop interests are in playwrighting and voice, particularly for communities often excluded from the arts.