We are Mermaid Theatre of Nova Scotia. 


Touring Companies

Mermaid Theatre tours the world.  You could too.  We are always in search of trained puppeteers and professional caea stage managers.


The Rainbow Fish
Mel Watkins
Alex Cubbon
Ursula Calder
Franziska Glen


The Very Hungry Caterpillar & Other Eric Carle Favorites, East & West Coast Tour
Kevin Olson
Andrew Young
Benjamin Leger

The Very Hungry Caterpillar & Other Eric Carle Favorites, East Cost Tour
Don Brownrigg
Katie Dorian
Michael Venn



Our Staff

Mermaid Theatre culminates a wealth of talented professionals who are devoted to providing high quality programming, community enrichment, and the advancement of puppetry arts for children, educational and corporate institutions locally and abroad.


Danny Everson
Executive Director

Deborah MacLean
Production Manager

Michael Jamieson
Technical Director

Pam Moore
Administrative Associate

Jim Morrow
Managing Artistic Director

Cathy White
Financial Administrator

Steven Naylor
Artistic Advisor, Music & Sound Design

Jess Weir
Box Office Manager

Sara Lee Lewis
Co-Founder & Public Affairs Consultant

Struan Robertson
Director of Education & Outreach - Institute of Puppetry Arts

Sarah Harvey Hart
Production Associate

Heather Donohue
Front of House Manager


Board of Directors

Our board of directors are highly respected business leaders that serve Mermaid Theatre with illustrious expertise.


Ed Macdonald, chair
Stanfield's Ltd.

Alex Jurgens, secretary
A-Tuck Consulting

Stephen Drahos

Jon Oulton, vice chair
Oulton Fuels, Ltd.

Lynda Macdonald
Harvest Gallery

Thomas Andrew Sheehy
M.A.R.K. Partners


Gary Johnson, treasurer
Maritime Paper Products Ltd.

John Bregante
Deputy Mayor, Meander Inn B&B

Andrew G.M. Kirk
Retired Professional