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Turk, Jenna


Jenna Turk is a writer/actor/collaborator who has recently relocated to Calgary, Alberta after being based in Toronto for the past 8 years. She is the Artistic Associate at Theatre Calgary. Jenna earned her BFA in Acting from the University of Windsor and completed her MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Guelph. Her thesis project, The Diary of a Manic Pixie Dream Girl, was a hybrid novel exploring the one-dimensional female archetype often featured in male coming-of-age films. Her writing has been a part of the Toronto Fringe Festival, the SummerWorks Performance Festival, and the Lab Cab Festival, among others. She is the co-creator of the romantic-comedy podcast, What She’s Having.

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