Using multidisciplinary techniques and mediums, Rabbit in a Hat Productions is devoted to creating intelligent, vibrant, and original Canadian theatre.
Paul Van Dyck – Artistic Director Paul is a writer, director, and performer based in Montreal and Southern California. In 2001, Paul founded Rabbit in a Hat Productions with a mandate to produce new Canadian theatre. His work has since been produced throughout Canada and around the world. He has received numerous awards for his productions including The Revelation Award (Montreal English Critics Circle), Outstanding Direction (Montreal English Theatre Awards), and Best Production (New York Frigid Festival, Atlantic Fringe, and Montreal Fringe). Paul is a past participant of the Neil Munro Intern Directors Project at the Shaw Festival and a past National Forum Representative of Quebec for the Playwrights Guild of Canada. http://paulvandyck.ca/
Sara Rodriguez – Artistic Associate Currently working on her MFA in Directing at the University of California, Sara has been working as a theatre director, educator, producer, and stage manager with a career that has taken her to New York, Halifax, Edinburgh, Toronto, and most recently California. Highlights include directing Neil LaBute's The Shape of Things, For the Love of Pie at the Toronto Fringe, Bad Jews (ASM - Segal Centre for Performing Arts), Butcher (ASM-Centaur Theatre), The Seagull (Segal Centre), Xersès (Opera da Camera), Paradise Lost, Blood Wild (Rabbit in a Hat Productions) Les Vikings Symphoniques (Buzz Cuivres/Buzz Brass- Sherbrooke, Quebec City, Ottawa), The Medea Effect (Talisman Theatre-Montreal), The Harvester (Rabbit in a Hat Productions-Montreal), For Home and Country (Ass. Director – John Abbott College), Die Fledermaus (Director – Montreal West End Operatic Society).