Peter Krantz

Come Down From Up River, Lunenburg, Outlaw

Recently he has starred in two Norm Foster world premiere’s for The Foster Festival, Lunenburg and Come Down From Up River, as well as assistant directing Hilda’s Yard and Beside Myself.


He has had 28 seasons at the Shaw Festival where he last performed Alfred Doolittle in Pygmalion.


Some of his many critically acclaimed roles have been:


  • Elwood Dowd in Harvey
  • Teddy in Faither Healer
  • Alan in Time and the Conways
  • Det. McLeod in Detective Story


He has also had leading roles in:


  • Little Foxes
  • Invisible Man
  • St Joan
  • Bus Stop
  • Devil’s Disciple
  • The Cruicible and many, many, many more


He has performed across Canada for ATP, Theatre Calgaray, Citadel, MTC, Theatre London, Toronto Free, Tarragon, CanStage, Neptune and the National Arts Centre.


He can also be seen in the films:

  • Exotica and Speaking Parts for Atom Egoyan
  • The Ref
  • Mail to Chief for Disney
  • and over 20 appearances on network television


Peter has a BFA in Acting from Ryerson University.