Assistant Producer

Max Cameron Fearon (they/them) is a queer, genderqueer, Mad, and disabled artist based in Tkaranto. They’re interested in interdisciplinary performance, collaborative storytelling, and community engagement through the arts. Their practice centres care, celebrates (re-)emerging artists, and explores how the relationships we form with ourselves and others reflect larger social realities.

A wearer of many hats, Max most often works as a Director (Groundswell Festival, Theatre of the Beat, several Fringe Festivals); Assistant Director (Hart House, Ergo Arts Fest, Driftwood Theatre); Dramaturge (Nightwood, Dead Name, and Friendly Bear Theatres); and Community andEducational Arts Facilitator (Workman Arts, Project: Humanity, The Canadian Opera Company). They’re also an Access Consultant, Lighting Designer, and Performance Technician.

Max is a member of the 2024 Langham Directors’ Workshop at the Stratford Festival; where they recently Assistant Directed Wendy and Peter Pan, and will Direct a workshop production of Antigonick in the fall. This is their 4th year with SummerWorks, having previously served as Artistic Directing Intern, Marketing Coordinator, and Assistant Producer – Programming.