Gary Kirkham is an award winning Canadian playwright. His play, Queen Milli of Galt, won the Samuel French Canadian Playwriting Competition and has had several productions including Theatre Aquarius, Theatre & Company, Rosebud Theatre, The Blyth Festival, and Chemainus Festival. His play Falling: A Wake, inspired by the death of his best friend in the Pan Am Lockerbie Bombing, premiered by Lost & Found Theatre and has had several productions in Canada and the US. His play Pearl Gidley was a hit at the Blyth Festival, directed by Miles Potter and featuring veteran actors Patricia Hamilton and Catherine Fitch. Mr. Kirkham worked in collaboration with the MT Space on several shows including Seasons of Immigration,(Center in the Square), Body 13 (Impact 11), and the critically acclaimed production The Last 15 Seconds (Magnetic North Festival, Theatre Masse Muraille, and the Middle East -Damascus, Amman, and Beirut).