Artistic and Administrative Team

CEO

Gideon Arthurs
National Theatre School
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Gideon Arthurs

Gideon Arthurs is the CEO of the National Theatre School of Canada, the President of the Board of La Serre/OFFTA, sits on the Board of Directors of the Conseil des arts de Montréal, and is a member of the Steering Committee of the Canada Arts Summit. He served as a juror for the 2015 Siminovitch Prize for Excellence and Innovation in Theatre.

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Artistic Directors

Alisa Palmer
National Theatre School
Alisa Palmer
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English section

Alisa Palmer

Alisa Palmer is an internationally trained award-winning theatre director, playwright, dramaturge and theatre producer. Her work crosses genres, including the classics, contemporary plays, creation projects, musicals and operas. Ms. Palmer's work is characterized by vivid performances, a bold use of music, powerful visuals and a passionate commitment to the body politic.

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French section

Frédéric Dubois

An actor by training, director by trade, Frédéric Dubois has been involved in Quebec theatre for 20 years. He has won a number of prestigious awards, including the John Hirsch Prize, awarded by the Canada Council, in 2008, and the Masque de la Révélation in 2001. He has distinguished himself across Quebec’s French-language theatre scene, directing both repertory works and original productions.

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Administration

ASSISTANT TO THE CEO

Pauline Laurent 
514-842-7954, ext. 111
paulinelaurent@ent-nts.ca

Caroline Aki Matsushita Guertin
National Theatre School
Caroline Aki Matsushita Guertin
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ASSISTANT TO THE ARTISTIC DIRECTOR AND COORDINATOR OF THE ACTING PROGRAM, ENGLISH SECTION

Caroline Aki Matsushita Guertin
514-842-7954, ext. 135
carolineguertin@ent-nts.ca

Éric Cabana
École nationale de théâtre
Eric Cabana
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ASSISTANT TO THE ARTISTIC DIRECTOR OF THE FRENCH SECTION

Éric Cabana
514-842-7954, ext. 118
ericcabana@ent-nts.ca

Program directors

Alisa Palmer
National Theatre School
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ARTISTIC DIRECTOR OF THE ENGLISH SECTION AND DIRECTOR OF THE ACTING AND DIRECTING PROGRAMS

Alisa Palmer

To reach Alisa Palmer, please contact Caroline Aki Matsushita Guertin, Assistant to the Artistic Director, English Section: 514-842-7954, ext. 135 or carolineguertin@ent-nts.ca

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DIRECTOR OF THE PLAYWRITING PROGRAM

Andrea Romaldi
514-842-7954, ext. 150
andrearomaldi@ent-nts.ca
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Rose Plotek
National Theatre School
Rose Plotek
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ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR OF THE DIRECTING PROGRAM

Rose Plotek
514-842-7954, ext. 138
roseplotek@ent-nts.ca
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Note: Alisa Palmer is the director of the Directing program.
Andrea Lundy
National Theatre School
Andrea Lundy
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DIRECTOR OF THE PRODUCTION DESIGN & TECHNICAL ARTS PROGRAM

Andrea Lundy
514-842-7954, ext. 123
andrealundy@ent-nts.ca
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François St-Aubin
National Theatre School
François St-Aubin
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DIRECTOR OF THE SET AND COSTUME DESIGN / SCÉNOGRAPHIE PROGRAM

François St-Aubin
514-842-7954, ext. 119
fstaubin@ent-nts.ca
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Jill Thomson
National Theatre School
Jill Tomson
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COORDINATOR OF THE SET AND COSTUME DESIGN / SCÉNOGRAPHIE PROGRAM

Jill Thomson
514-842-7954, ext. 130
jillthomson@ent-nts.ca

Frédéric Dubois
National Theatre School
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DIRECTOR OF THE FRENCH ACTING PROGRAM (INTERPRÉTATION)

Frédéric Dubois

To reach Frédéric Dubois, please contact Éric Cabana, assistant to the Artistic Director of the French section: 514-842-7954, ext. 118 or ericcabana@ent-nts.ca

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Diane Pavlovic
National Theatre School
Diana Pavlovic
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DIRECTOR OF THE FRENCH PLAYWRITING PROGRAM (ÉCRITURE DRAMATIQUE)

Diane Pavlovic
514-842-7954, ext. 131
dianepavlovic@ent-nts.ca
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Robert Bellefeuille
National Theatre School
Robert Bellefeuille
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DIRECTOR OF THE FRENCH DIRECTING PROGRAM (MISE EN SCÈNE)

Robert Bellefeuille
514-842-7954, ext. 137
rbellefeuille@ent-nts.ca
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Catherine La Frenière
National Theatre School
Catherine La Frenière
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DIRECTOR OF THE FRENCH PRODUCTION PROGRAM

Catherine La Frenière
514-842-7954, ext. 133
catherinelafreniere@ent-nts.ca
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Finance

Julie Duclos
National Theatre School
Julie Duclos
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CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

Julie Duclos, CPA, CMA, CIA
514-842-7954, ext. 120
julieduclos@ent-nts.ca

Miguel Balarezo
National Theatre School
Miguel Balarezo
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ACCOUNTANT

Miguel Balarezo
514-842-7954, ext: 148
finances@ent-nts.ca

Development

École nationale de théâtre
Jean Suzette Stutsman
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National Theatre School
Jean Suzette Stutsman
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DIRECTOR OF DEVELOPMENT

Jean Suzette Stutsman
514-842-7954, ext. 141
jeanstutsman@ent-nts.ca

École nationale de théâtre
Claudine Jacques
Photo: Marie-Ève Rochon
National Theatre School
Claudine Jacques
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DEVELOPMENT AND ALUMNI OFFICE COORDINATOR 

Claudine Jacques (Interim)
514-842-7954, ext. 149
claudinejacques@ent-nts.ca

Andreea Bargoveanu
National Theatre School
Andreea Bargoveanu
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COORDINATOR OF PUBLIC AND PRIVATE FUNDING

Andreea Bargoveanu
514-842-7954, ext. 149
andreeabargoveanu@ent-nts.ca

Communications

Michel Rafie
National Theatre School
Michel Rafie
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DIRECTOR OF COMMUNICATIONS AND MARKETING

Michel Rafie
514-842-7954, ext. 156
michelrafie@ent-nts.ca

Stéphanie Brody
Nationa Theatre School
Stephanie Brody
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MANAGER, PUBLIC RELATIONS AND PUBLICATIONS

Stéphanie Brody
514-842-7954, ext. 165
sbrody@ent-nts.ca

CONTENT CREATOR (interim) 

Marie-Michelle Demers
514-842-7954, ext. 144
mmdemers@ent-nts.ca

Marie-Ève Rochon
National Theatre School
Marie-Ève Rochon
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CONTENT CREATOR (On leave)

Marie-Ève Rochon
514-842-7954, ext. 144
marieeverochon@ent-nts.ca

Training and Administrative Support

Luc Pelletier
National Theatre School
Luc Pelletier
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DIRECTOR OF ORGANIZATIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Luc Pelletier
514-842-7954, ext. 114
lucpelletier@ent-nts.ca

DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS AND TRAINING SUPPORT

Daisy Lilly Best
514-842-7954, ext. 122
daisylillybest@ent-nts.ca

Richard Bélanger
National Theatre School
Richard Bélanger
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TECHNICAL DIRECTOR, TRAINING SUPPORT

Richard Bélanger
514-842-7954, ext. 145
dirtech@ent-nts.ca

MANAGER, TRAINING AND ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT

Sarah Lachance, In charge of room rental
514-842-7954, ext. 143
admin@ent-nts.ca

COORDINATOR – PROGRAM DEVELOPMENT

Maude Levasseur
514-842-7954, ext. 132
maudelevasseur@ent-nts.ca

Patricia Raynaud
National Theatre School
Patricia Raynaud
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ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT, STUDENT SERVICES / REGISTRATION

Patricia Raynaud
514-842-7954, ext. 134
services@ent-nts.ca

Yoland Lambert
National Theatre School
Yoland Lambert
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STORE MANAGER 

Yoland Lambert
514-842-7954, ext. 121
yolandlambert@ent-nts.ca

Marc-André Perreault
National Theatre School
Marc-André Perreault
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SUPERINTENDANT

Marc-André Perreault
514 842-7954, ext. 124
maperreault@ent-nts.ca

Anne-Marie Bizier
National Theatre School
Anne-Marie Bizier
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RECEPTIONIST - SECRETARY

Anne-Marie Bizier
514-842-7954, ext. 0
info@ent-nts.ca

Isaac Gabet
National Theatre School
Isaac Gabet
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MANAGER, CAFÉ PAPILLES BONHEUR

Isaac Gabet

Library

École nationale de théâtre
Simon Barry
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National Theatre School
Simon Barry
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HEAD LIBRARIAN

Simon Barry, MLIS
514-842-7954, ext. 129
simonbarry@ent-nts.ca

Nathalie Fontaine
National Theatre School
Nathalie Fontaine
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LIBRARY AID

Nathalie Fontaine
514-842-7954, ext. 125
nathaliefontaine@ent-nts.ca

Marianne Boudreau
National Theatre School
Marianne Boudreau
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LIBRARY TECHNICIAN

Marianne Boudreau
514-842-7954, ext. 112
mboudreau@ent-nts.ca

Caroline Louisseize
National Theatre School
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LIBRARY TECHNICIAN

Caroline Louisseize
514-842-7954, ext. 136
carolinelouisseize@ent-nts.ca

Manon Garneau
National Theatre School
Manon Garneau
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ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT

Manon Garneau
514-842-7954, ext. 147
manongarneau@ent-nts.ca

Monument-National

Sandra O'Connor

GENERAL MANAGER

Sandra O'Connor
514-871-9883
sandraoconnor@monumentnational.com

VENUE RENTAL MANAGER

Geneviève Perreault
514-871-9883, ext. 227
location@monumentnational.com

ASSISTANT MANAGER - VENUE RENTAL

Sabiny Ellis
514-842-7954, ext. 227
assistant@monumentnational.com

Yves Duceppe
National Theatre School
Yves Duceppe
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TECHNICAL DIRECTOR

Yves Duceppe
514-871-9883, ext. 236
yvesduceppe@monumentnational.com

David Jodoin
National Theatre School
David Jodoin
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TECHNICAL SUPERVISOR

David Jodoin
davidjodoin@ent-nts.ca

BOX OFFICE MANAGER

David Santerre
billetterie@monumentnational.com

Audrey Lee
National Theatre School
Audrey Lee
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HEAD OF THE COSTUME WORKSHOP

Audrey Lee
audreylee@monumentnational.com

Lynda Douville
National Theatre School
Lynda Douville
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ASSISTANT TO THE HEAD OF THE COSTUME WORKSHOP

Lynda Douville
lyndadouville@monumnetnational.com

Guillaume Simard
National Theatre School
Guillaume Simard
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HEAD OF THE CARPENTRY WORKSHOP

Guillaume Simard
guillaumesimard@monumentnational.com

Anne-Maude Fleury
National Theatre School
Anne-Marie Fleury
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FRONT OF HOUSE SUPERVISOR

Anne-Maude Fleury
amfleury@monumentnational.com

Bernard Methot
National Theatre School
Bernard Methot
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SUPERINTENDENT

Bernard Methot
bmethot@monumentnational.com

Marie-France Latreille
National Theatre School
Marie-France Latreille
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WEB CONTENT MANAGER

Marie-France Latreille
mariefrancelatreille@monumentnational.com