Harold Swaffield

Acting Credits

2014: March 25 - April 5 Murder in Noirville
2015: February 3 - 7 & 10 Night Sky
2015: Ma 24 - 28 & Mar 31-Apr 4 The Lion in Winter
2015: November 3-7 & 10-14 Radium Girls

From the program for Radium Girls:

HAROLD SWAFFIELD is pleased to be cast in his 4th show at Kanata Theatre. Recently playing in last season’s Night Sky and now, playing a few of the multiple roles in this show has been very entertaining, enlightening and challenging for him. So diverse are the characters, you will feel you lived their lives on a personal level. Many thanks to Tom Kobalak for casting him. He has enjoyed the many hours watching Tom direct this unique and marvelous production. Harold is an Infrastructure Technologist with Dell Corp., sings with 17 Voyces, Ottawa’s Baroque Choir and is the President of The Lakeside Players in Ottawa’s west end.

From the program for The Lion in Winter:
HAROLD SWAFFIELD (House Servant to Henry) was Bill in February’s Night Sky and Mayor Wentworth in last year’s Murder in Noirville. For The Lakeside Players he has appeared in Who’s Under Where? and The Sleeping Beauty and The Perils of Persephone with Ottawa Little Theatre. Harold will be making his co-directorial debut in May as The Lakeside Players present Bemused!

From the program for Night Sky
HAROLD SWAFFIELD (Bill) is very excited to appear in his second role at Kanata Theatre. Harold started acting in 2007 with The Lakeside Players and has done mostly “dame” roles in their yearly pantomimes. Last year Harold appeared in Murder in Noirville with Kanata Theatre, Who’s Under Where? with The
Lakeside Players, The Perils of Persephone at OLT, and The Sleeping Beauty with The Lakeside Players. In his spare time, Harold is president of The Lakeside Players and sings as a tenor with Ottawa’s prestigious baroque choir, Seventeen Voyces. His directorial debut is coming this May: Bemused with The Lakeside Players. It has been an honour to work with Alain and the cast and crew.

From the program for Murder in Noirville

Harold Saffield (Mayor Wentworth) is pleased to be taking part in his debut performance with Kanata Theatre. He was thrilled to be cast by Helen and Martin Weeden, and has enjoyed seeing a different style of directing. Harold is currently the president of Ottawa’s Lakeside Players and has done most of his acting at the Ron Kolbus Lakeside Centre since 2007. He recently appeared in Fairground Follies for Rural Root Theatre Company. Harold has performed many times as The Dame in Lakeside’s yearly pantomime productions and has played many other straight roles as well. He sings with Ottawa’s 17 Voyces where he was billed as a lead in their opera production of Casanova. When he is not acting, he is an IT specialist.