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John Van Burek

John Van Burek was the founder of Théâtre français de Toronto (1971) and was a director there for nearly twenty years. He is a director and the Founding Artistic Director of Pleiades Theatre. He translated many of Michel Tremblay’s plays (some of which were turned into books). An interview with Van Burek was featured in the Tremblay’s Casebook published in the Canadian Theatre Review.

Names John Van Burek (Main)
BE [n76.7]
Related Pages https://lglc.ca/person/JBURE/
https://viaf.org/viaf/1749660/
Birth Place https://lglc.ca/place/TOR/
Occupations Theatre Artist Theatre
notBefore(1971)

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Director Theatre
notBefore(1971)

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Translator
notBefore(1971)

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Taught theatre at Ryerson,York University,National Theatre School of Canada HigherEducation

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Artistic Director of Théâtre français de Toronto Theatre
1971 - 1991

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Associated People https://lglc.ca/person/MTRE/
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Professional
Occupational
1979

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Associated Places Ryerson Polytechnic Institute (Employee)

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York University (Employee)

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Associated Periodicals https://lglc.ca/periodical/p295/ (Interviewee)
notAfter(1979/09)

BCE [n79.285]