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J.D. Nicholsen

Role: Older Man
Categories: The Trials of Maggie Pollock

For Blyth: 9th season; Barn Dance Live, Death of the Hired Man, Dear Johnny Deere (for which he won the Calgary Critics Award), Billy Bishop Goes to War, St. Anne’s Reel, If Truth Be Told, Our Beautiful Sons: The Matthew Dinning Story, and The Pigeon King, which also ran at The National Arts Centre;. Appeared in the title role for the Blyth Festival/Charlottetown Festival co-production of The Ballad of Stompin’ Tom. Jack made his directorial debut at Blyth Festival with Jewel in 2021. A professional actor and musician spanning 40 years, Jack has appeared on stages in every major city and countless towns in all provinces. He has 100+ stage, film, and television roles to his credit. He is a guitarist, singer and songwriter in two bands; The Cameron Family Singers and Regal Road (featuring members of The Pigeon King collective). He dreams of performing in the north. Jack is honoured to be in Blyth for the 50th season with it’s engaged theatre community, and to play in two world premieres in one of Canada’s most innovative and important theatres. 

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