Stong, Jesse

Jesse Stong is the director of Playwrights Workshop Montreal’s Young Creators Unit, where he has supported over 85 emerging artists over the last four years. Jesse is a graduate of playwriting from the National Theatre School of Canada and received his Masters in Art Education from Concordia University. In 2016/2017 he was assistant curator for the National Arts Centre’s Disability Summit, and in 2016 he received the Michaëlle Jean Foundation Award for his innovative writing/puppetry workshops for schools and youth groups.