Anand Rajaram


Anand is an improviser, actor, playwright, director, musician, teacher, and puppeteer. Most recently, he appeared in Buffoon by Anosh Irani and Mustard by Kat Sandler (Tarragon Theatre), winning the Dora award for outstanding performance for each show; adapted and performed in Rohinton Mistry’s The Scream at SummerWorks, winning Best Production; and has performed at Second City, Stratford Festival, Canadian Stage, VideoCabaret, and others. He is an accomplished film and tv performer as well as voice- over artist for video games and cartoons. You may sometimes hear Anand as a panelist on CBC Radio’s Because News. He is artistic director of @N@f@N@, currently creating augmented reality digital content for live streams under the banner of his company, Cardboard Dreams. He recently directed As You Like It for Canadian Stage’s Dream in High Park, and two audiobooks by Shyam Selvadurai: Swimming in the Monsoon and Mansions of the Moon, with Penguin Audio.