Imagine → Create

Ron received his MA in Theatre at the University of Toronto, and completed his PhD at the School of English and Theatre Studies at the University of Guelph studying the imagination as brain function applied to creative practice.

Founder/director of the School of Physical Theatre in London UK, and Toronto, Ron is a producer, director and playwright. Trained at the Ecole Internationale de Theatre Jacques Lecoq in Paris, Ron is a certified instructor in physical theatre. An actor at the Stratford Festival and the National Arts Centre, he has performed across North America and in Europe. Ron operated his own production company and has written and produced 16 plays. He is a stage director and choreographer for television and film and a dramaturge, working internationally with both collective and individual artists.

He is writing his second book, ‘Moving Images: Towards a Theatre of Creation’.


The Work of Ron East