2018 marked Jim Mezon’s debut at The Foster Festival as director of Norm Foster’s Greatest Hit, Wrong For Each Other. He also directed Hilda’s Yard in 2019 and is now directing the world premiere reading of 1812. In 2020, Mezon appeared on the Foster Festival in The Christmas Tree.
Jim Mezon has performed on stages all across Canada, but he is best known for his work at the Shaw Festival in Niagara-on-the-Lake where he spent 33 seasons as an actor and director.
Directing credits include (Shaw Festival):
As an actor, Jim has played leading roles in several Shaw Festival productions (to name a few):
Jim has also performed as an actor on several stages across Canada including:
Jim had the pleasure of performing in the Electric Theatre Company’s production of The Full Light of Day a new theatre/film hybrid written by Daniel Brooks and directed by Kim Collier. The Full Light of Day premiered on January 9, 2019 at the Vancouver Playhouse and will be remounted in Toronto in early June 2019 as a Canadian Stage Company/LUMINATO presentation.