About Joseph Aragon

JOSEPH ARAGON is a Winnipeg-based playwright, performer and musician, and a Playwriting graduate of the National Theatre School of Canada (NTS). A veteran of the Winnipeg Fringe Theatre Festival, Joseph is a four-time Best of Fest winner and a two-time winner of the Harry Rintoul Memorial Award for Best New Manitoban Play. His plays include the comedy The Unlikely Sainthood of Madeline McKay (2003) and the critically-acclaimed hit musicals Bloodsuckers! (2004), Illuminati (2005), Conclave (2006), and Lucrezia Borgia (2007). His musical Bloodless: The Trial of Burke and Hare was produced in Toronto in 2012 and earned a Dora Award nomination for Best New Musical. His drama To Forgive, Divine is published in the anthology Breakout by Scirocco Drama. Joseph is a member of the Playwrights Guild of Canada and the Prairie Theatre Exchange Playwrights Unit.