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Stephen Atkins.

About

Location: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada and Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.

Citizenships: Canada, United Kingdom, Australia (permanent resident).

Contributions: Wikipedia, Wikitravel, World66, Schmapp Travel Guides.

Bio: Writer, director and theatre/media artist. I am an instructor in the Capilano University Theatre Department [1], I've taught at Simon Fraser University School for Contemporary Arts [2], Studio 58 [3] and the University of Lethbridge [4]. I am currently the Artistic Director of Human Theatre [5], Co-artistic Director of Fuse Performance Works and an Associate Director with Zen Zen Zo Physical Theatre [6]. Recent performance, directing and writing credits can be found on LinkedIn [7] or on the Capilano University Theatre Department web page [8].

Travel: I was a leader for tour groups to Israel and the (then) USSR in the 1980s. In the 1990s I was as a touring performer and in the early 2000s, a web designer for a small group of travel agencies and tour operators. I've been contributing off and on to various wiki projects with articles on theatre history, arts/culture and travel/food.

Current Current research is in the field of interdisciplinary collaboration and designing interactive multimedial fiction formats; undertaking a Doctoral degree in the Creative Industries in Brisbane, Australia.

Other: Digital phpotography/video editing, painting, guitar.


Visit my Trip Advisor page [9].

News

Please consult the Facebook pages for Human Theatre [10] and Stephen Atkins [11] for recent news.

Places I've been

Canada

Alberta

I was born in Calgary and grew up there. Many years later I taught in the University of Lethbridge theatre department for two years.

Banff, Calgary, Drumheller, Edmonton, Fort McLeod, Grande Prairie, High River, Jasper, Lake Louise, Lethbridge, Okotoks, Red Deer.

British Columbia

I have spent more of my life there than anywhere else. I have had the pleasure of seeing quite a bit of this amazing province because I was a touring actor. We performed for schools all over the interior and as far north as the Alaskan panhandle to some communities with no roads, you had to fly in by float plane.

100 Mile House, Bella Coola, Chilliwack, Cranbrook, Fort St. John, Gabriola Island, Grand Forks, Hope, Kamloops, Kelowna, Nanaimo, Nelson, Oliver, Osoyoos, Pemberton, Penticton, Port Edward, Prince George, Prince Rupert, Quesnel, Revelstoke, Saltspring Island, Squamish, Stewart, Tofino, Victoria, Whister, Whiterock, Williams Lake.

Manitoba

Winnipeg.

New Brunswick

Edmondston, Moncton, St. John.

Ontario

Guelph, Kingston, Niagara Falls, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ottawa, Sault Sainte Marie, Sudbury, Thunder Bay, Toronto, Windsor.

Quebec

Montreal is a great city, but I recommend getting out and taking a road trip to the many smaller towns, especially down south, near the border of Vermont.

Aylmer, Hull, Montreal, Quebec City, Sherbrooke, Trois-Rivieres.

Saskatchewan

Regina.

USA

Alaska

Juneau,Skagway.

Arizona

Grand Canyon, Mohave Canyon, Phoenix.

California

Anaheim, Bakersfield, Berkeley, Beverly Hills, Death Valley, Eureka, Fresno, Joshua Tree, Los Angeles, Mount Shasta, Napa, Oakland, Oxnard, Palm Springs, Redding, San Diego, San Francisco, Santa Ana, Santa Barbara, Santa Cruz, Saint Helena, Ventura, Yreka.

Florida

Miami.

Hawaii

Captain Cook, Hilo, Honolulu, Pearl City.

Idaho

Boise, Couer d'Alene.

Illinois

Chicago, Schaumburg.

Kentucky

Louisville (or Luh-ville as the locals call it).

Massachusetts

Stockbridge.

Michigan

Detroit.

Montana

Glacier National Park, Jackson Hole and Billings, Glacier National Park, Great Falls, Pablo.

Nevada

Friends of mine used to live in Las Vegas, I visited a few times and had the rare experience of what it is like to actually live in a suburb of Vegas. Since then all my trips have been the normal show/casino/convention type.

Henderson, Las Vegas, Reno.

New Jersey

I was there once in 1992.

New Jersey City.

New York

I worked in Buffalo for about a month and a half in 1999. I make trips occasionally to NYC. I have also been in the SITI [12] summer workshop in Saratoga Springs.

Albany, Buffalo, New York City, Niagara Falls, Saratoga Springs.

Oregon

Ashland, Eugene, Medford, Portland, Salem.

Utah

Ogden, Provo, Salt Lake City.

Washington State

Bellingham, Blaine, Olympia, Pasco, Port Townshend, Seattle, Spokane, Tacoma.

Wyoming

Jackson, Yellowstone National Park.

Mexico

Acapulco, Bucerias, Chilpancingo de los Bravo, Cuernavaca, Guadalajara, Ixtapa, La Manzanillo, Manzanillo, Mexico City, Mismaloya, Oaxaca, Puebla, Puerto Vallarta, Punta de Mita, Sayulita, Taxco, Tehuantepac, Tijuana.

Europe & Great Britain

Austria

Vienna

Czech Republic

Did some street theatre here. Prague is amazing and I want to go back again for a holiday. Prague, Kutna Hora

England

Alfriston, Bath, Bradford, Brighton, Burgess Hill, Derby, Dover, Hove, Leeds, Leceister, London, Luton, Nottingham, Oakham, Oxford, Oxsted, Peterborough, Royal Tunbridge Wells, Rye, Salisbury, Scunthorpe, Sheffield, Stamford, Uckfield, York.

Finland

Helsinki.

France

Aix-en-Provence, Ales, Arles, Avignon, Bagnois sur Ceze, Beaucaire, Carpentras, Cavallon, Chalon sur Soane, Champigne, Chartres, Chateau Neuf du Pape, Chateau Neuf du Rhone, Fontaine de Vaucluse, Fontainebleu, Gorges du Verdon, Istres, L'Ilses sur la Sorgue, La Coste, Les Baux de Provence, Lyon, Macon, Montpellier, Nice, Nimes, Orange, Nice, Paris, Salon de Provence, St Remy-de-Provence, Toulon, Tournon sur Rhone, Valence, Versailles.

Germany

Frankfurt.

Greece

Argos, Argostolion, Athens, Corinth, Delphi, Epidavros, Kalambaka, Kalimnos, Kos, Marathon, Meteora, Noplion, Olmpia, Patras, Rhodes, Simi, Thassaloniki.

Russia

Moscow, Saint Petersburg.

Slovenia

Bovec, Ljubljana.

Turkey

Ankara, Antalya, Bodrum, Capadoccia, Ephesus, Fethiye, Gocek, Istanbul, Izmir, Kalkan, Kas, Kusadasi, Marmaris, Pumukkale, Turquoise Coast.

Ukraine

Kiev, Lutsk, Rovno, Lviv.

Caribbean

Barbados

Bridgetown

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Kingstown, Bequia, Tobago Cays, Mustique.

Asia

China

Hong Kong

Indonesia

Denpasar, Jakarta, Kuta, Sanur, Ubud, Yogyakarta.

Japan

Narita, Tokyo

Macao

Macao

Malaysia

Batu Ferringhi, Batu Pahat, Georgetown, Ipoh, Johor Bahru, Kluang, Kuala Lumpur, Lumut, Melaka, Muar, Pangkor, Port Dickson, Ringlet.

Singapore

Singapore

Thailand

Bangkok, Chiang Mai, Chiang Rai, Lampang, Lamphun, Mae Chaem, Nakhon Sawan, Sukhothai.

Oceana

Australia

Ballina, Bungalow, Beenleigh, Bondi, Brisbane, Brunswick Heads, Burliegh Heads, Byron Bay, Caloundra, Collangatta, Coolum, Currumbin, Gympie, Iluka, Kingscliff, Maleny, Manly, Maroochydore, Melbourne, Miami, Nerang, Noosa, Redcliffe, Surfers Paradise, Sydney, Toowong, Tugun, Tweed Heads, Yamba, Tumby Bay.

New Zealand

Auckland, Hamilton, Rotorua, Tauranga.

Middle East

Israel and West Bank

Acre, Afula, Beersheba, Bethlehem, Eliat, Gaza, Hadera, Haifa, Hebron, Jaffa, Jerusalem, Jericho, Jordon Valley, Masada, Nazareth, Tel Aviv, Tiberias.

Variants

Actions

Destination Docents

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