Andrei Ivan Mamal holds a BFA in Theatre from Concordia University, specializing in Performance Creation. His primary interest is the collaborative aspect of the creation process in theatre and interdisciplinary approaches to new media and technologies related to lighting and video in making live performances. 
He is a recent recipient of a Concordia Undergraduate Student Research Award (CUSRA 2020) and nominated for leadership for The Concordia Medal. 
Andrei started his career back in his home city Chisinau, Moldova, where he co-founded a theatre collective called "Etajul 5". The project aimed to create space for collaboration between independent theatre artists, dramatic texts, documentary theatre, and site-related performances.

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PROFESSIONAL CV

2016-present

DESIGNER

"Alice in Wasteland" by Theohari Standjofski DB Clarke Theatre • Montreal, Canada

Lighting and Video Designer & Video Editor

“Global Gaming” directed by Xinkun Dai • DB Clarke Theatre • Montreal, Canada

Video Designer

“Nora” by Henrik Ibsen • ZOOM Theatre Performance • Montreal, Canada

Lighting Designer

“The Black Box Project” by Shauna Janssen • Hexagram Black Box • Montreal, Canada

Lighting and Video Designer

“Peinture dans l’coir” by Ariane Janisse • La Chapelle Theatre • Fringe Festival • Montreal, Canada

Lighting Designer

“Chechovian” by Theohari Standjofski • Cazalet Theatre • Montreal, Canada

Assistant Lighting Designer

“Die präsidentinnen” by Werner Schwab • Hat Project • Tokyo, Japan

Set Designer

2016-present

DIRECTOR & DRAMATURG

"Do You See Us; the you, the I, the other" by Masha Bashmakova WEB Theatre • Montreal, Canada

Dramaturg 

"NO PLACEBO" VR Theatre Performance at THE VAV Gallery • Montreal, Canada

Director

Exploring the Good Person of Szechwan” by Bertolt Brecht • Cazalet Theatre • Montreal, Canada

Movement Director & Assistant Director

“Antigonick” by Anne Carson • Audio Performance • Montreal, Canada

Director

"THINK" video-audio installation at Webster Library, Concordia University  • Montreal, Canada

Director & Creator

“Closer” by Patrick Marber • Concordia University • Montreal, Canada

Director

2020-2021

RESEARCH ASSISTANT

PULSE, Performative Urbanism Lab for Spatial, Social, and Scenographic

Experimentation • Montreal, Canada

Research-Project “New Media & VR Dramaturgy in Performance Creation”

Montreal, Canada

2021

TEACHER ASSISTANT

DFTT 325 • Costumes Design Realization • Professor Cathia Pagotto • Concordia University • Montreal, Canada

DFTT 311 • Lighting Design • Professor Anastasia Cappelluto • Concordia University • Montreal, Canada

2018-2021

STAGE TECHNICIAN

IATSE Local 56 • Montreal, Canada

AQTIS • Montreal, Canada

La Chapelle Theatre • Montreal, Canada

Moyse Hall Theatre • Montreal, Canada

Espace Knox • Montreal, Canada

D.B. Clarke Theatre • Montreal, Canada

Cazalet Theatre • Montreal, Canada

Parc Jean-Drapeau • Montreal, Canada

Centre Bell • Montreal, Canada

Just for Laugh • Montreal, Canada

2014-2018

CO-FOUNDER & PRODUCTION MANAGER

Independent Theater "Etajul 5"  
Chisinau, Moldova