Juan Carlos Velis

Widow Wonderland

Juan Carlos holds a BFA Acting Degree from The University of Windsor. He has worked in theatre, film, tv, radio, voice and video games across Canada, the US, Latin America and Europe.


Selective theatres include:

  • The Grand Theatre
  • The Tarragon
  • Festival of Classics
  • The Saidye Bronfman
  • Cahoot’s
  • The Factory
  • The Red Barn
  • Alameda,
  • Roseneath
  • Coral Springs Theater
  • The Kravis Center
  • Green Thumb
  • Passe Muraille
  • Soulpepper


His produced plays include:

  • Further Beyond (Acropolis / The Grand Theatre)
  • Borderlines (Playwright’s Theatre Centre in Vancouver).


Currently he is directing the miniseries Drive. Upcoming: a workshop of his play Howling Winds with ECT in Niagara.