Rimah Jabr, Metcalf Foundation Artistic Director Intern
Rimah Jabr is a young Palestinian theatre director/playwright with professional experience in Toronto, Belgium and Palestine. Since moving from Belgium to Toronto in 2015, she has devoted her time to artistic training and community building initiatives within the city’s arts world.
Her piece “This Is Not What I Want To Tell You”, was workshopped with performer Khadijah Roberts-Abdulla, WhyNot Theatre and Guillermo Verdecchia.
She is currently working with actor/playwright Natasha Greenblatt on the new piece
“Two Birds One Stone”, which was presented at the Riser Festival 2017 in Toronto at The Theatre Centre and will be produced at The Tarragon Theatre in June 2018.