about me
 
Aimee Bouchard is an arts educator, administrator and theatre creator, as well as an Ontario Certified Teacher. She is a graduate of Queen’s University, and holds a Bachelor of Arts Honours in Drama and a Bachelor of Education with a focus in Artist in Community Education. 
 
Aimee is currently the Member Schools & Education Manager at Young People's Theatre. Other arts administration positions have included working as the Education & Outreach Coordinator for Theatre Direct, as well as the Festival Administrator for the inaugural Kick & Push Festival in Kingston, the mandate of which is to produce original theatrical works and innovative audience experiences. Aimee has also volunteered her time with the education and community outreach departments of Young People’s Theatre and the Luminato Festival.
 
As an arts educator, Aimee has worked as a drama instructor with Young People's Theatre and the Sears Ontario Drama Festival. She has also developed and facilitated various bespoke drama workshops across Southern Ontario in Kingston, Picton, Waterloo, Ottawa and Toronto.

​As a theatre artist, Aimee is most interested in creating immersive and found space theatre. She is the Co-Founder of Colliding Scopes Theatre, an ensemble-driven theatre company which devises works of immersive theatre using unconventional spaces for performance purposes. As an independent artist she has developed immersive works with Single Thread Theatre Company and Salon Theatre, and has also recently completed an artist residency with the internationally celebrated Punchdrunk Enrichment in the UK.
 
Aimee’s passion for theatre is demonstrated by her involvement in many different areas of the sector, including her interest in creating her own original theatrical works, administrating for theatre companies whose work she admires, and in introducing theatre and performance to new and young audiences through education and community initiatives.