Ross Manson is an actor, director, and translator, and the founding Artistic Director of Volcano Theatre. He trained in England at the University of London, in Germany, and in Canada.
Ross has also directed for the Blyth Festival and CanStage. Upcoming work includes directing for the Svenska Teatern in Helsinki, and Theatre du Pif in Hong Kong, plus tours of work to Berlin and Dublin.
As an actor, Ross has appeared in film, television, radio, and in leading roles at over 20 theatres across Canada. Selected recent roles include Cardinal Barberini in Brecht's Galileo, Marcus in Brad Fraser's Cold Meat Party, and one of a cast of five that presented Goethe's Faust.