news | Thursday June 14, 2012

Queen's Diamond Jubilee Medal for Drew Hayden Taylor

Drew Hayden Taylor, humorist, playwright and author recently found out he’s one of the Canadians to receive the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal this year.

The medal is being awarded by the Governor General’s Office to Canadians who exemplify community spirit during the year Queen Elizabeth celebrates her 60th year on the throne.

Drew Hayden Taylor is currently working on a sequel to his play The Berlin Blues, which sold out at 4th Line Theatre last year, and has received a grant from Telefilm to write a screenplay for a film adaptation, which is underway.

Read more about this story in the Peterborough Examiner.

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