Lisa Codrington is a first generation Canadian whose family emigrated from Barbados to Winnipeg, Manitoba. She currently resides in Toronto where she is playwright-in-residence at Theatre Direct Canada and co-director of Youth Initiatives at Nightwood Theatre, where her first play Cast Iron received its world premiere in association with Obsidian Theatre Company.
As an actor, Lisa has performed for Mirvish Productions, Prairie Theatre Exchange, the Winnipeg and Toronto Fringe Festivals, the Hysteria Festival, and Toronto’s SummerWorks Theatre Festival. Lisa has a BA in criminology from the University of Manitoba as well as a BFA Honours in acting from Ryerson University.
|Heroes Reborn||Miss Franklin||2015|
|Schitt's Creek||Woman #3||2016|