Mark has been writing about the arts for over twenty years. He has written professionally for both Xtra, and an international trade magazine. He is also contributing editor for Vancouver Presents. No stranger to the stage, Mark has been both an actor and director. He even won an acting award once. He is a past jury member for the Critics Choice Innovation Award for The Jessies, Vancouver's professional theatre award. He and his partner David are West Coast transplants who now call Halifax home along with their rescue dog Buddy. Always on the lookout for a good arts story send him an email with your ideas!