George Belliveau is professor of theatre/drama education at the University of British Columbia, Canada. His research interests include research-based theatre, drama and social justice, drama and L2 learning, drama across the curriculum, drama and health research and Canadian theatre. His scholarly and creative writing can be found in various art-based and theatre education journals, along with a number of chapters in edited books. He is co-editor of Research-Based Theatre: An Artistic Methodology (Intellect, 2016), and Soldiers Performing Self in Contact!Unload: Innovations in Theatre and Counselling (UBC, 2016). He has been involved in over 100 theatre productions as an actor, director, and/or playwright.