Derek Barr

Acting Credits

2008: May 20-31, 2008 One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
2011: May 10 - 21, 2011 A Few Good Men
2012: March 27-31 & April 3-7 Friends, With Benefits
2013: March 26-30 & April 2-6 Harvey

From the program for One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest:

DEREK BARR (R.P. McMurphy) is thrilled to be making his Kanata Theatre debut. He has spent the last 15 years with Ottawa Little Theatre and lists Lt. Rooney (Arsenic and Old Lace), Noah Curry (The Rainmaker) and Speed (The Odd Couple) as some of his favourite roles. A very special thank you to director Shelagh Mills for this extraordinary opportunity to work with such a talented group. Derek also hopes everyone enjoys the show as much as our wacky cast and crew enjoyed putting it together.

From the program for A Few Good Men:

DEREK BARR (Lt. Col. Nathan R. Jessup) is very happy to return to the Kanata Theatre stage for a 2nd time after last being seen as R.P. MacMurphy in 2008s highly successful One Flew Over the Cuckoos Nest. He is very glad to be working with Shelagh Mills and her group of cuckoo marines once again. Derek would love to thank his beautiful wife Darlene, family & friends for all their support. Derek hopes everyone enjoys the show if they can handle the truth.

From the program for Friends, with Benefits:

DEREK BARR (Kyle) is very happy to be back on the Kanata Theatre stage for the 3rd time after being seen as Lt. Col. Nathan R. Jessup in last season's thrilling courtroom drama A Few Good Men. He also appeared as R.P. McMurphy in One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest. Derek would like to thank director Brett Kelly for the chance to work with some very talented cast and crew. A special Thank You to his beautiful wife Darlene, family and friends for all their support.

From the program for Harvey

DEREK BARR (E. J. Lofgren) is very happy to be back on the KT stage for the 4th time after last been seen in Friends with Benefits. Derek has also appeared in One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest and A Few Good Men. He is very excited to be working with the Williams’ Clan on this show as well as the great cast and crew. Special thanks to his wonderful wife Darlene, family and friends for their support.