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Andrew was born and raised in Edmonton, Alberta. He graduated from the University of Alberta with his Bachelor of Arts in Drama with Distinction and was a 2014 participant in the Citadel/Banff Centre Professional Theatre Program.[http://www.citadeltheatre.com/academy/the-citadelbanff-centre-professional-theatre-program/]. He has directed with Nextfest, the Edmonton International Fringe Festival, Grant MacEwan University, the Snow Globe Festival of Children's Theatre, Abbedam, Promise Productions, Fort Edmonton Park, Thou Art Here Theatre, and assistant directed with the Citadel Theatre, Northern Light Theatre and Theatre Yes. Andrew is co-founder and co-artistic director of '''[[Thou Art Here Theatre]]''', a site-sympathetic Shakespeare theatre company.[http://thouartheretheatre.com/] He is the festival director of the '''[[Found Festival]]''', Edmonton's only found space arts festival produced by the '''[[Common Ground Arts Society]]''' now in its fourth year.[http://www.commongroundarts.ca/]He is a cast member of [[Rapid Fire Theatre]][http://rapidfiretheatre.com/cast/] and has performed with DieNasty: The Legendary Improvised Soap Opera, and Curious Comedy Theatre (Portland, Oregon).  As well he is a teacher at the '''[[Citadel Theatre]]’'''s Foote Theatre School. [http://www.citadeltheatre.com/academy/foote-theatre-school/].  
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Andrew was born and raised in Edmonton, Alberta. He graduated from the University of Alberta with his Bachelor of Arts in Drama with Distinction and the Citadel/Banff Centre Professional Theatre Program.[http://www.citadeltheatre.com/academy/the-citadelbanff-centre-professional-theatre-program/]. He has directed with Citadel Theatre, Nextfest, the Fringe Festival, Grant MacEwan University, the Snow Globe Festival of Children's Theatre, Abbedam, Promise Productions, Fort Edmonton Park, Thou Art Here Theatre, and assistant directed with the Citadel Theatre, Northern Light Theatre, Workshop West Playwright's Theatre and Theatre Yes. Andrew is co-founder and co-artistic director of '''[[Thou Art Here Theatre]]''', a site-sympathetic Shakespeare theatre company.[http://thouartheretheatre.com/] He was the festival director of the '''[[Found Festival]]''', Edmonton's only found space arts festival produced by the '''[[Common Ground Arts Society]]'''.[http://www.commongroundarts.ca/]He is a cast member of [[Rapid Fire Theatre]][http://rapidfiretheatre.com/cast/] and has performed with DieNasty: The Legendary Improvised Soap Opera, and Curious Comedy Theatre (Portland, Oregon).  As well he is a teacher at the '''[[Citadel Theatre]]’'''s Foote Theatre School. [http://www.citadeltheatre.com/academy/foote-theatre-school/].  
 
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Learn more at [[www.andrewritchie.net]] [https://andrewritchie.net/].
  
 
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Andrew is a director, improviser, and actor currently based out of Edmonton, Alberta.

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Bio

Andrew was born and raised in Edmonton, Alberta. He graduated from the University of Alberta with his Bachelor of Arts in Drama with Distinction and the Citadel/Banff Centre Professional Theatre Program.[1]. He has directed with Citadel Theatre, Nextfest, the Fringe Festival, Grant MacEwan University, the Snow Globe Festival of Children's Theatre, Abbedam, Promise Productions, Fort Edmonton Park, Thou Art Here Theatre, and assistant directed with the Citadel Theatre, Northern Light Theatre, Workshop West Playwright's Theatre and Theatre Yes. Andrew is co-founder and co-artistic director of Thou Art Here Theatre, a site-sympathetic Shakespeare theatre company.[2] He was the festival director of the Found Festival, Edmonton's only found space arts festival produced by the Common Ground Arts Society.[3]He is a cast member of Rapid Fire Theatre[4] and has performed with DieNasty: The Legendary Improvised Soap Opera, and Curious Comedy Theatre (Portland, Oregon). As well he is a teacher at the Citadel Theatres Foote Theatre School. [5].

Learn more at www.andrewritchie.net [6].