Chick Reid

Office: Theological Hall, Room 108 B
Telephone: (613) 533-6000, ext.78258
e-mail: chick.reid@mac.com



Graduating from Queen's University in the seventies, Chick Reid is entering her 34th year as a Canadian theatre professional. Her career includes performing in regional theatres nationwide and the U.S. Chick is a seasoned veteran of classical work, having played major roles for eight seasons at the Stratford Festival of Canada (including being an Associate Artist for two seasons), four seasons at the Shaw Festival and having been a core acting member for four seasons at Theatre Plus Toronto. Other notable appearances include the Stratford production of Much Ado About Nothing on Broadway, and Shaw's Heartbreak House for the Actors Theater of Louisville, Kentucky. Chick is deeply committed to the development of new plays, working with some of Canadas most acclaimed playwrights, such as Judith Thompson and Anton Piatorgorzky. She has also had an extensive dance and movement background and has danced with the National Tap Dance Company of Canada. Chick is proud to have been a member of good standing of Canadian Actors Equity and Association for 34 years and also belongs to the Ontario College of Teachers. She is a Dora-nominated actress and is a recipient of a Tyrone Guthrie award from the Stratford Shakespeare Festival and an award from the Fund for Creative Work, Queen's University.

Below is Ms. Reid's resume of selected theatre credits.

LOVE LETTERS/Amy/Lyndesfarn Theatre/Kelly Daniels
BEATRICE/Much Ado About Nothing/Art of Time/David Ferry
LADY MARKBY/Ideal Husband/Stratford Festival/Richard Monette
THE ABBESS/Comedy of Errors/Stratford Festival/Richard Monette
THE UNANSWERED QUESTION/Felicia/NAC/Diana LeBlanc
THE GOAT/ Stevie/ Neptune Theatre/ Dean Gabourie
HELENS NECKLACE/Helen/ The Grand / Daryl Cloran
NOISES OFF/ Belinda Blair/Stratford Festival/ Brian Bedford
CAPTURE ME/ Minkle/ Tarragon Theatre/ Judith Thompson

TROILUS & CRESSIDA/Andromache/Stratford Festival/ Richard Monette
NO EXIT/ Inez/ Stratford Festival/ Jim Warren
HIGH GRAVEL BLIND/Margery/ Stratford Festival/ Richard Monette
ETERNAL HYDRA/Ezra/ Stratford Festival/ Andrey Tarasiuk
SHADOWS/ Kate Terry/Stratford Festival/ Dennis Garnhum
PERFECT PIE/ Francesca/Blue Water Festival/ David Ferry
KILT/ Esther/Great Cdn. Theatre Co. / Michael Shamata

ANTON IN SHOWBUSINESS/Principal/Actors Theatre of Louisville/Humana Festival/ Jon Jory
HEARTBREAK HOUSE/ Ariadne/Actors Theatre of Louisville/ Jon Jory
MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING/ Margaret/Stratford Festival/Richard Monette/City Ctr Theatre/NY
THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA/ Lucetta/ Stratford Festival/ Richard Rose
JULIUS CEASAR/Calphurnia/Stratford Festival/ Douglas Campbell
THIRTEEN HANDS/North/ Theatre New Brunswick/ Jackie Maxwell
ROMEO & JULIET/Lady Capulet/Stratford Festival/ Diana LeBlanc
JUNO AND THE PAYCOCK/ Maisie Madigan/Stratford Festival/ Janet Wright

SWEET BIRD OF YOUTH/ Miss Lucy/Stratford Festival/ Diana LeBlanc
A FITTING CONFUSION/ Mimi/ Citadel Th/Stratford Festival/ Richard Monette
THE MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR/ Mistress Page/Stratford Festival/ Richard Monette
THE COUNTRY WIFE/Lady Squeamish/ Stratford Festival/ Douglas Campbell
THE SISTERS ROSENSWEIG/Pfeni/ Manitoba Theatre Centre
STEEL MAGNOLIAS/Truvy/ Manitoba Theatre Centre/ Robb Paterson
AFFECTIONS OF MAY/May/ Sudbury Theatre Centre/ Robb Paterson
ABUNDANCE/ Bess Johnson/ Theatre Plus/ Peter Hinton
HOLIDAY/ Julia Seaton/ Theatre Plus/ Michael Shamata

OLD TIMES/ Kate/ Theatre Plus/ Duncan McIntosh
CRIMES OF THE HEART/ Lenny/ Theatre Plus/ Frances Hyland
LE BAL/ Principal// Theatre Plus/ Duncan McIntosh
LIFE WITHOUT INSTRUCTION/Lisa/ Theatre Plus/ Glynis Leyshon
SUMMER AND SMOKE/Rosa Gonzales/Theatre Plus/ Duncan McIntosh
MARRIAGE OF FIGARO/Suzanne/Theatre Plus/ Duncan McIntosh
HAMLET/ Rosenkrantz/Theatre Plus/ Neil Munro
SAINT JOAN/ Duchess/Theatre Plus/ Richard Monette
BURN THIS/ Anna/ Theatre Plus/ Randy Mertz

THE THREE TRUE LOVES OF JASMINE HOOVER/ Beth Anne/Theatre Plus/ Frances Hyland
JACK SCAPINO/ Gina/ Theatre Plus/ Duncan McIntosh
GEOMETRY IN VENICE/Amy/ Theatre Plus/ Peter Hinton
WAR AND PEACE/Princess Bolkonskaya/Shaw Festival/ Duncan McIntosh
ONCE IN A LIFETIME/Miss Chasen/Shaw Festival/ Duncan McIntosh
CHRISTMAS CAROL/Fan/Martha/Young People's Theatre Duncan McIntosh
PETER PAN/ Liza/ Shaw Festival/ Ian Judge
MARATHON 33/ Flo/ Shaw Festival/ Duncan McIntosh
BACK TO METHUSELA/Cleopatra/Shaw Festival/ Denise Coffey
THE WOMEN/ Jane/ Shaw/Royal Alexandra Theatre