Majdi Bou-Matar is a theatre director and performer who immigrated to Canada from Lebanon in 2003. He holds a Master’s Degree in Drama from the University of Guelph with research focus on Canadian intercultural theatre. Majdi founded MT Space, a renowned theatre company committed to cultural diversity. His work tours nationally and internationally. His most recent directing credits include: Paradise by Patti Flather, Body 13 and The Last 15 Seconds (collective creations). Majdi is also the Artistic Director of IMPACT, a biennial international theatre festival in the Waterloo Region.