Donna Butt is the Artistic Director and Executive Producer of the Professional Theatre Company Celebrating it’s 30th year. Donna is an actor, writer, director, and producer ensuring to do plays that portray the culture and character of Newfoundland and Labrador.

Donnas’ work has been recognized by naming her the Newfoundland and Labrador Arts Council’s Artist of the Year in 1998. Donna was awarded an Honorary Doctor of Laws Degree in May 2003. In January 2004 Donna was named a Member of the Order of Canada by Governor-General Adrienne Clarkson.