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Eric Blais

Theatre and Film


Eric Blais Title: Instructor
Office: 4T06
Building: Asper Centre for Theatre and Film
Phone: 204.258-3811
Email: e.blais@uwinnipeg.ca

Biography:

Eric Blais has been working in theatre, film, and television for over two decades. He has acted for several major theatres in Winnipeg and abroad including The Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre, Prairie Theatre Exchange, Theatre Projects Manitoba, Winnipeg Jewish Theatre, Shakespeare In The Ruins, Manitoba Theatre For Young People, and The Vancouver Playhouse.  He has worked with many independent theatre and film companies, such as Tom Tom Theatre (Winnipeg), Narcoleptic Videographer (Vancouver), Theatre Bagger (Vancouver), Moustachio Theatre (Whitehorse), and Little Theatre of the Gray Goose (Winnipeg), in various roles including that of actor, writer, producer, and director. Blais has worked on over twenty-five film and television productions as an actor and stunt performer. He holds an MFA in Acting and Pedagogy from York University, and a BA Honours in Theatre from the University of Winnipeg. He has taught acting at York University, Manitoba Theatre for Young People, and the University of Winnipeg.

Photo Credit:  Tim Leyes