Natasha MacLellan – Artistic Producer
Natasha is a director, playwright, and actor originally from South West Margaree, Cape Breton. She joined the Ship’s Company in 2013 as the Artistic Producer. Natasha has worked with Mulgrave Road, Eastern Front, Lunchbox, Live Bait and many more, including acting in the Ship’s Company productions of McGregor’s Hard Ice Cream and Gas and Out the Meadow. Natasha is a co-founder of Forerunner Playwrights Theatre which has premiered many award-winning productions, including Governor General Award winning Bone Cage by Catherine Banks, Brightest Red to Blue by Graham Percy and Naked by Lisa Rose Snow. MacLellan has had success as a performer, most notably for co-staring with Christian Murray in Lauchie, Liza and Rory by Sheldon Currie, which toured extensively. Of her recent appointment to the Ship’s Company she comments “I am simply thrilled to be the incoming Artistic Producer of Ship’s Company. I have spent two summers in Parrsboro as an actor and loved playing a part in such an illustrious history. I believe in the mandate of staging and developing new plays, I love the community of Parrsboro and am eager to get to work, bringing the voices of Atlantic Canadian artists to the stage”
Cindy Guilderson – Administrative Manager
Cindy has worked at the Ship’s Company Theatre for six years and is a resident of Parrsboro. She is a proud wife, mother of three, and grandmother of two beautiful girls, Mailie and Malia. Cindy enjoys travelling and spending time with her family. She has a zest for life and a contagious laugh often heard at the Ship!