Alain Chamsi

Directing Credits

2007: November 13-17 & 20-24 The Long Weekend
2010: Sept 14-18, 21-25, 2010 Having Hope at Home
2015: February 3 - 7 & 10 Night Sky

Co-Directing Credits

2014: May 13 - 24 Inherit the Wind

Acting Credits

2002: May 29-June 1, June 4-8 Rumors
2002: July 18, 19, 20, 2002 After Magritte
2003: May 28-31 & June 2-7 The Snow Ball
2003: November 11-15 and 18-22 The Uninvited
2003: December 27-29 Aladdin & his Wonderful Magical Lamp
2006: Sept 19-23 & 26-30 Here on the Flight Path
2012: February 7-11&14-18,2011 Pack of Lies
2015: May 12 - 16 & 19 - 23 The Black Bonspiel of Wullie MacCrimmon

From the program for The Black Bonspiel of Wullie MacCrimmon
ALAIN CHAMSI (Wullie MacCrimmon) became involved in theatre later in life. He has performed in a number of Kanata Theatre productions such as Rumors, Here on the Flight Path and Pack of Lies. He has directed The Long Weekend, Having Hope At Home and, most recently, Inherit the Wind and Night Sky. Alain was last seen on stage in Seven Thirty Productions’ The Communication Cord, his first professional acting gig. He has appeared on stage at OLT and with Lakeside Players, where he also directed two shows.

From the program for Night Sky
ALAIN CHAMSI (Director) became involved in theatre later in life. He has performed in a number of KT productions such as Rumors, The Snow Ball, The Uninvited, Here on the Flight Path and Pack of Lies and also directed The Long Weekend, Having Hope At Home and 2014’s successful production of Inherit the Wind. Alain was last seen on stage in Seven Thirty Productions’ The Communication Cord, his first professional acting gig. Alain has also appeared on stage at OLT and with Lakeside Players, where he also directed two shows.

From the program for Inherit the Wind:
ALAIN CHAMSI (Director) became involved in theatre later in life. Getting his start at Kanata Theatre, he has performed in a number of productions such as Rumors, The Snow Ball, The Uninvited, Here on the Flight Path and Pack of Lies. He directed The Long Weekend and, most recently, Having Hope at Home. Alain was last seen on stage in Seven Thirty Productions’ The Communication Cord, his first professional acting gig. Alain has also appeared on stage at OLT and with Lakeside Players, where he directed two shows.

From the program for On the Flight Path:
ALAIN CHAMSI (John Cummings) has been on stage for five years now with Kanata Theatre in Rumors, The Uninvited, The Snow Ball and most recently in a guest role as Bruce Jamieson in Staff Room. He acted for Lakeside Players in The Melville Boys and Drinking Alone. Following his first foray as a director (Lakeside – Nurse Jane Goes to Hawaii), Alain is very excited about the opportunity this role offers him – a well-written complex character and a chance to work with an excellent team, including three very talented actresses.

From the program for The Long Weekend:

ALAIN CHAMSI (Director) makes his Kanata Theatre directing debut with The Long Weekend. He has performed in a number of KT productions such as Rumors, The Snow Ball, The Uninvited, and last year’s Here on the Flight Path. Alain has also appeared on stage with The Lakeside Players in The Melville Boys and Drinking Alone, as well as directing Nurse Jane Goes to Hawaii and The Big Leap, in which he also had a small part.

From the program for Having Hope at Home:
ALAIN CHAMSI (Director) became involved in theatre later in life. Getting his start at Kanata Theatre, Alain has performed in a number of KT productions such as Rumors, The Snow Ball, The Uninvited, and Here on the Flight Path and, most recently, directed The Long Weekend. Alain was last seen on stage in Ottawa Little Theatre’s production of My Old Lady. His last directorial turn came at The Gladstone, with the world premiere of Three Wishes. With The Lakeside Players, Alain has appeared in The Melville Boys and Drinking Alone, and has directed Nurse Jane Goes to Hawaii and The Big Leap, in which he also had a small part. Alain continues to hone his acting and directing skills in his day job as CEO of a software development company.

From the program for Pack of Lies:
ALAIN CHAMSI (Peter Kroger) is pleased to return to Kanata Theatre’s stage after a stint as a director these past three years. Alain has performed in a number of KT productions such as Here on the Flight Path, The Uninvited, The Snowball and Rumors. Alain has also been involved with other community groups as well. Most recently, he appeared in Ottawa Little Theatre’s production of My Old Lady. He performed in Lakeside Players productions of The Melville Boys and Drinking Alone.