Cardiac Theatre

is an independent, live theatre collective organized by Jessica Glover and Harley Morison that has been producing out of Edmonton since 2016.

We’re committed to

theatre that is new to Albertan audiences, empowers young artists, and has big
heart. We believe in creating intimate performances that have large impact.

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Jessica Glover, Artistic Producer.
Jessica is an arts administrator, producer, sometimes playwright, and co-founder of Cardiac Theatre. She has co-produced all of Cardiac’s shows to date, and was the Stage Manager for Pompeii, L.A. during the 2017 Edmonton Fringe Festival. Her playwriting debut, Maps to the Stars, was featured at the 2016 New Works Festival at the University of Alberta. Jessica is a graduate of the U of A (BA in Drama and Women’s and Gender Studies), and has recently completed the Arts and Cultural Management diploma at MacEwan University.
Harley Morison

Harley Morison, Artistic Producer.
Harley is an Edmonton based director and playwright and is a co-founder of Cardiac Theatre with Jessica Glover. Recent directing credits include Meet Me Under the Gnarly Tree, The Listening Room, Pompeii, L.A., Peter Fechter: 59 MinutesPacamambo and Hot Mess for Cardiac Theatre; Orestes 2.0 for ABBEDAM Productions; and assistant director on Adult Entertainment and The End of Civilization with Punctuate! Theatre. His plays include Meet Me Under the Gnarly Tree, and KaldrSagaHarley holds a BA (Honors) in Drama from the University of Alberta and works as the Operations Manager for Theatre Network.