Dillon Orr – Director /Speaker
Originally from the Detroit River Region, Dillon, a proud Franco-Ontarian, studied at the Department of Theatre at the University of Ottawa and the National Theatre School of Canada. He has accomplished a very successful career in the arts and is highly regarded by his peers.
Strongly interested in the development and production of new Franco-Ontarian dramaturgies, Dillon works as a director, writer and actor across Ontario. His practice highlights the individual in contemporary society, and in his productions he strives to capture the evolution of social psychology and change. Dillon’s work as an artist in the education sector ranges from teaching in schools and festivals, to coaching students throughout the creative theatrical process. His vast experience as a workshop instructor, stage / artistic director, storyteller and actor makes Dillon a very respectable speaker.
His presentations can be delivered in either English or French and is available for engagements across Ontario.