Awards & Winners

Joy Coghill

Date of Birth 1926
Place of Birth Findlater
(Saskatchewan, Dufferin No. 190, Saskatchewan, Division No. 6, Saskatchewan, Canada)
Nationality Canada
Profession Writer, Actor
Joy Coghill, O.C., is a Canadian actress, director, and writer. She and Myra Benson founded Canada's first professional touring children's theatre, Holiday Theatre in 1953. In 1994, Coghill founded Western Gold, a theatre company for senior professional actors in Vancouver. She holds honorary degrees from SFU and UBC. She has been married to Jack Thorne since 1955. Her best-known work is Song of This Place, a play about the Canadian artist Emily Carr. In addition to her writing, Coghill has made guest appearances on Da Vinci's Inquest as Portia Da Vinci.

Awards by Joy Coghill

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