Jovanni is a director, playwright, and actor. Originally from Toronto, he moved to the Lower Mainland in 2012 and was the Artistic Director of Gateway Theatre for seven seasons.
His plays include A Taste of Empire, Nine Dragons (Jessie Award), and The Five Vengeances (which he will direct with Affair of Honor). Jovanni is currently writing a new play for Vertigo Theatre and co-writing Salesman in China with Leanna Brodie (Stratford Festival/Banff/PTC).
This fall, Jovanni will start a new adventure as an MFA candidate at the University of Calgary.