Ben is one of the co-founders of Zuppa. He is a deviser, performer, producer, teacher, director, writer and administrator. Work outside of Zuppa includes; Two Planks and a Passion, Festival Antigonish, Saint John Theatre Company, Shakespeare by the Sea, Vertical City Performance, Neptune Theatre School, Dalhousie University and Opera Nova Scotia. A specialist in devised creation and performance he has taught at Dalhousie, Acadia, King’s College, U of T, UCB, MSVU, Cleveland State, Magnetic North, University of Calgary and Neptune Theatre. Ben studied at Dalhousie University’s Theatre Department and L’Ecole Philippe Gaulier in London, England.