AOK’s Herbie Barnes becomes head of Toronto Young People’s Theatre

Herbie Barnes

TORONTO - A lifelong passion for live theatre has taken Aundeck Omni Kaning’s Herbie Barnes down an exciting path; now, he stands at the precipice of a whole new experience as artistic director of Toronto’s Young People’s Theatre (YPT).

“It’s my first real job,” quips Mr. Barnes, when contacted at his Toronto home over Zoom. “After 30 years in theatre I am feeling blessed to have this opportun...

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