Ashley Chodat (she/her) is a deviser, dramaturg, playwright and educator. In these roles, Ashley has been fortunate to work for companies across Canada like Arts Club, Bard on the Beach, The Cultch, Carousel Theatre for Young People, Theatre SKAM and Arts Umbrella. She is particularly interested in stories that explore nostalgia, female joy and intergenerational relationships. She holds a diploma in Theatre Performance from Douglas College and is working towards her BFA in Applied Theatre at Uvic. Recently, her play June Bug won the inaugral TYP Family Forward Award at Vancouver Fringe Festival.