Born in 1958, Daniel Brooks studied theatre in Toronto, “the Method” in New York, clown in Paris, dance in Buenos Aires, and puppet theatre in Brazil. He has performed his own work in Europe and South America, and worked with many theatre companies in Toronto as a writer, director, and actor. He is also the artistic co-director of Toronto’s Augusta Company.
In 1991, he co-authored The Noam Chomsky Lectures with Guillermo Verdecchia.
Keep an eye out for his forthcoming drama The Full Light of Day.
Short-listed 2005 Governor General’s Literary Award for Drama