Mark has been writing about the performing arts for almost twenty years. He has written professionally for both Xtra, and an international trade magazine. No stranger to the stage himself, Mark has been both an actor and director. He even won an acting award once. In addition to writing and editing for Halifax Presents he is also contributing editor at Vancouver Presents. He is a past member of the jury for the Critics Choice Innovation Award for The Jessies, Vancouver's professional theatre awards. Currently living on the West Coast, he is looking forward to calling Halifax home in January 2020.