Aedon Young
Author
Biography
Aedon grew up in Port Coquitlam, a suburb of Vancouver, British Columbia. Since the age of 6, she dreamed of being an author. She worked as an actor, producer, and writer in film and theatre for over ten years. She has also been employed as a gymnastics coach, a warehouse receiver, a salon assistant, an inventory controller, a clown, an importing agent, and a model. Currently, Aedon teaches junior high French immersion and drama. She lives in St. John's, Newfoundland with her witty husband, daughter, beloved German Shorthaired Pointer, and troublesome Weimaraner.  In her free time, Aedon hikes with her dogs, and does Pilates, gymnastics, and yoga.
Selected Highlights
  • 2013 completed thesis for MEd (MUN);  acted in TV commercial (Take Charge NL)
  • 2012 acted in TV commercial (Steers Insurance)
  • 2010 acted in "Alice in Wonderland" (theatre)
  • 2009 novel "Mara Roams" first published (now available as ebook, hardcover, ereader, and softcover)
  • 2003 completed BEd (MUN), Dean's List; ran Tely 10 (10 mile road race)
  • 1999 narrated/story editor/producer of voice over sessions "Nu Shu:  A Hidden Language of Women" (doc. feature)
  • 1997 completed BA (SFU),  Theatre (Award for Excellence 1990)
  • 1996 won Team Gold at Phoenix Gymnastics' Luau Cup Invitational
  • 1994-1998 co-artistic director Penniless Theatre and 1992-2001 co-producer Magic Spyglass Productions (TV/film)
  • 1993 acted lead in "Love Four" (feature film)
This page was last updated: November 10, 2014