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Carlyn Rhamey (Squirrel Suit Productions)

Storyteller, Theatre Artist / Producer, Publicist


Hamilton, ON

Carlyn Rhamey’s solo shows: SAOR, The ADHD Project and SCAREDY CAT have earned critical acclaim across the Fringe Festival circuit. Carlyn performed in National AccessAbility Week, CADDAC ADHD Conference and Innovations in Practice: Western Canadian Conference on Disabilities/Mental Health. The ADHD Project had a sold out run in the 2019 Toronto Fringe, won the David Seguin Memorial Award for Accessibility in the Arts and currently tours schools with Prologue Performing Arts.

Carlyn's sketch comedy earned the 2018 Gold Audience Choice Award (Movie Night, Epi2: A New Friend) and 2019 Silver Audience Choice (Dale the Unicorn) in the HamilTEN Festival. She co-created the shadow puppetry/storytelling piece "anamnesis:" alongside Alan Alizadeh for the 2019 Frostbites Festival. Her character mask work "Show Home/A Day in a Life" won Best Actress in the LOAF and named one of View Hamilton 2019 Best on Stage (MindPlay Festival).

Carlyn has performed in Kids Art Crawl, 6 Minute Memoir, Hamilton7, Steel City Stories, Confabulation and In The Soil Festival. Carlyn/Squirrel Suit Productions was named a favourite in Beyond James 2019 Year in Review: People & Performance. In 2020 she was the Emerging Artist Award Winner for the Hamilton Arts Awards. Currently Carlyn is a producer/publicist for FringeLiveStream.