Heidi Malazdrewich

Theatre and Film

Heidi Malazdrewich Title: Assistant Professor (Term)
Office: 4T07
Building: Asper Centre for Theatre and Film
Phone: 204-786-9489


BA (Hons.) University of Winnipeg

MFA  University of Calgary


Heidi Malazdrewich is a Winnipeg-based director, dramaturg, actor, and theatre educator. She has worked with theatre companies all across Canada including: The Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre, The Citadel, Manitoba Theatre for Young People, Rainbow Stage, Theatre Projects Manitoba, Theatre Baddeck, Dry Cold Productions, Playwrights Atlantic Resource Centre, Sarasvati Productions, zone 41, and Theatre Incarnate. She was the Assistant Artistic Director of the Winnipeg International Storytelling Festival at the Arthur V. Mauro Centre for Peace and Justice, St. Paul’s College, University of Manitoba and has taught theatre at The University of Manitoba.

Heidi holds an MFA in directing from the University of Calgary and a BA Hons. from the University of Winnipeg. Heidi is currently working on her PhD at the University of Manitoba. Her research is focused on Contemporary Canadian directorial practices and human rights-related theatrical practices and literature.

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THFM-1001  Introduction to Theatre: Performance

THFM-3101 Acting III General

THFM-4441 Theatre Aesthetics

Research Interests:


Creative Processes

Theatre and Social Change

Canadian Theatre