Alex Poch-Goldin

Playwright, The Bad Luck Bank Robbers


Alex has developed work for Canadian Stage, Tarragon, Factory Theatre, Passe Muraille and others. He has worked with James Kudelka to create the original and celebrated dance/operas Against Nature and From The House of Mirth. His plays include: The Right Road to Pontypool, Yahrzeit (German national tour); The Life of Jude and Jim and Shorty. His plays Cringeworthy and This Hotel were both nominated for Dora Awards. Alex’s chamber opera The Shadow was produced to critical acclaim. He has developed projects for CBC Radio, Bravo! and was a nominee for the Siminovitch Prize. An acclaimed actor he has worked at Soulpepper/Canadian Stage/Tarragon/NAC and in film and television. Upcoming:  My Name Is Asher (Lev- Segal Centre/MTC).