bio: Sean Frey is a puppeteer, designer, instillation artist and community-based theatre artist. Sean has worked as an Ontario Arts Council artist-in-the-schools, with Fixtpoint Theatre and Ahuri Theatre as a designer and performer, at Spiral Garden as a mask and puppet artist, and has worked extensively with Jumblies Theatre, as well as cultivating his own artistic practice and independent projects.
In 2008, he was awarded an internship grant from the George Cedric Metcalf Foundation. He was also an artist/participant in Harrel Fletcher’s collaborative art project “Born Out of Pleasure” at the Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery. In 2009, he worked with shadow theatre and projections artist Clea Minaker and musician Leslie Feist on “The Living Lantern” presented at Casteliers Puppet Festival. Throughout 2009/2010, Sean has continued to work with Jumblies Theatre as lead artist on “Nesting” and “Like an Old Tale.”
Sean’s artistic interests presently lead him into exploring the intersection of performance and visual arts, and include projections, film, light and shadow