MARTHA BURNS

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Birthplace: Winnipeg, Manitoba

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 Martha was recently nominated for a Canadian Screen Award for her work on Remedy.
 

The Company Theatre Productions

 

Other Selected Theatre Credits:

A Woman Is a Secret (RIP Jaw Productions & The Storefront Theatre)
Mathilde (Nightwood Theatre)
The Kingfisher Days (Tarragon Theatre)
The Bear (Soulpepper Theatre)
The Bald Soprano (Soulpepper Theatre)
La Ronde (Soulpepper Theatre)
Present Laughter (Soulpepper Theatre)
Our Town (Soulpepper Theatre)
King Lear (Stratford Festival)
Sweet Bird of Youth (Stratford Festival)
Stillborn Lover (Stratford Festival)
Cyrano de Bergerac (Stratford Festival)
Long Day’s Journey Into Night (Stratford Festival)
Hamlet (Citadel)
As You Like It (Citadel)
Invisible Friends (Citadel)
The Memory of Water (Mirvish Productions)

 

Selected Film/Television Credits:

Remedy
Darknet
Michael:Tuesdays & Thursdays
French Immersion
Republic of Doyle
The Reception
The Foundation
A Wake
Love & Savagery
You Might as Well Live
The Trojan Horse
Slings and Arrows
Emily of New Moon
 

Awards

2 Genie Awards for Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role (Love & Savagery) (Great Performances)
2 Gemini Awards for Best Actress in a Continuing Leading Dramatic Role – Slings and Arrows
2 Gemini Award Nominations for Best Actress in a Continuing Leading Dramatic Role – Slings and Arrows
2 Dora Awards
Yorkton Short Film & Video Festival Award for Best Actress (Screening)
Barbara Hamilton Award

 

Other

Martha is a co-founder of Soulpepper Theatre and the Toronto Arts for Youth program, which offers after school arts classes and trips to live performances to young people, many of whom would not otherwise have access to these opportunities.