Category Archives: Theatre

Winnipeg Fringe Festival [2017] – The Ballad of Frank Allan

The Ballad of Frank Allan (Weeping Spoon Productions) Director – Shane Adamczak Cast – Shane Adamczak, Al Lafrance From the bizarre minds of Fringe faves Shane Adamczak (Zack Adams, 3x Just For Laughs Award Nominee) and Al Lafrance (The Quitter)

Winnipeg Fringe Festival [2017] – The Ballad of Frank Allan

The Ballad of Frank Allan (Weeping Spoon Productions) Director – Shane Adamczak Cast – Shane Adamczak, Al Lafrance From the bizarre minds of Fringe faves Shane Adamczak (Zack Adams, 3x Just For Laughs Award Nominee) and Al Lafrance (The Quitter)

Winnipeg Fringe Festival [2017] – Swordplay

Swordplay: A Play of Swords (SexTRex) Director – Alec Toller Cast – Conor Bradbury, Julian Frid, Kaitlin Morrow, Seann Murray, Danny Pagett Winner of the Just For Laughs Best Comedy Award in 2015 and the Atlantic Fringe Best Comedy Award

Winnipeg Fringe Festival [2017] – Swordplay

Swordplay: A Play of Swords (SexTRex) Director – Alec Toller Cast – Conor Bradbury, Julian Frid, Kaitlin Morrow, Seann Murray, Danny Pagett Winner of the Just For Laughs Best Comedy Award in 2015 and the Atlantic Fringe Best Comedy Award

Winnipeg Fringe Festival [2017] – Olive Copperbottom

Olive Copperbottom: A New Musical by Charles Dickens and Penny Ashton (Penash Productions) Director / Workshop Director – Ben CrowderCrowder Cast – Penny Ashton Kiwi Penny Ashton swaps Austen for Dickens and brings orphaned hero Olive, and a squalid gaggle

Winnipeg Fringe Festival [2017] – Olive Copperbottom

Olive Copperbottom: A New Musical by Charles Dickens and Penny Ashton (Penash Productions) Director / Workshop Director – Ben CrowderCrowder Cast – Penny Ashton Kiwi Penny Ashton swaps Austen for Dickens and brings orphaned hero Olive, and a squalid gaggle

Winnipeg Fringe Festival [2017] – Otto & Astrid’s EUROSMASH!

Otto & Astrid’s EUROSMASH! (Die Roten Punkte) Cast – Astrid Rot, Otto Rot Otto and Astrid’s multi-award-winning show EUROSMASH! is back by popular demand! Fans of Spinal Tap and Flight of the Conchords, say ‘Hallo!’ to your favourite band. So

Winnipeg Fringe Festival [2017] – Otto & Astrid’s EUROSMASH!

Otto & Astrid’s EUROSMASH! (Die Roten Punkte) Cast – Astrid Rot, Otto Rot Otto and Astrid’s multi-award-winning show EUROSMASH! is back by popular demand! Fans of Spinal Tap and Flight of the Conchords, say ‘Hallo!’ to your favourite band. So

Winnipeg Fringe Festival [2017] – Drunk Girl

Drunk Girl (TMI Productions) Written & Performed by Thea Fitz-James Director: Shanda Bezic Cast – Thea Fitz-James A mix of theatre and stroytelling, Drunk Girl explores the intimacy, tenacity, celebration and terror of women who drink. Performer Thea Fitz-James tells

Winnipeg Fringe Festival [2017] – Drunk Girl

Drunk Girl (TMI Productions) Written & Performed by Thea Fitz-James Director: Shanda Bezic Cast – Thea Fitz-James A mix of theatre and stroytelling, Drunk Girl explores the intimacy, tenacity, celebration and terror of women who drink. Performer Thea Fitz-James tells

Green Day’s American Idiot

The Winnipeg Studio Theatre recently brought Green Day’s American Idiot musical to the Tom Hendry Warehouse Theatre. Winner of two Tony Awards and the 2010 Grammy Award winner for Best Musical Show Album, American Idiot is the story of three

Green Day’s American Idiot

The Winnipeg Studio Theatre recently brought Green Day’s American Idiot musical to the Tom Hendry Warehouse Theatre. Winner of two Tony Awards and the 2010 Grammy Award winner for Best Musical Show Album, American Idiot is the story of three

Tiger Be Still

“This is a play about how I stopped being a total disaster and got my life back on track and did not let overwhelming feelings of anxiousness and loneliness and uselessness just like totally eat my brain,” declares Sherry Wickman, heroine

Tiger Be Still

“This is a play about how I stopped being a total disaster and got my life back on track and did not let overwhelming feelings of anxiousness and loneliness and uselessness just like totally eat my brain,” declares Sherry Wickman, heroine

You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown

Winnipeg Studio Theatre hosted their final production of the year this past weekend. Their Studioworks production of You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown featured two youth casts at the University of Manitoba Asper Theatre. Click on images to enlarge.

You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown

Winnipeg Studio Theatre hosted their final production of the year this past weekend. Their Studioworks production of You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown featured two youth casts at the University of Manitoba Asper Theatre. Click on images to enlarge.

Show Choir

As part of their StudioWorks series, the Winnipeg Studio Theatre brought their production of ‘Show Choir’ to the Met Theatre this past weekend. The cast included Ghislaine Alleyne, Josh Bellan, Aron Broder, Christina Claeys, Holly Dandonneau, Anthony Ferens, Gabby Fontaine,Carlyn Graff,

Show Choir

As part of their StudioWorks series, the Winnipeg Studio Theatre brought their production of ‘Show Choir’ to the Met Theatre this past weekend. The cast included Ghislaine Alleyne, Josh Bellan, Aron Broder, Christina Claeys, Holly Dandonneau, Anthony Ferens, Gabby Fontaine,Carlyn Graff,

Bad Jews

  The Winnipeg Jewish Theatre is back for it’s 27th season with Joshua Harmon’s play ‘Bad Jews‘. This play tells the story of Daphna who has just returned from Israel, empowered by her journey and in love with an Israeli soldier.

Bad Jews

  The Winnipeg Jewish Theatre is back for it’s 27th season with Joshua Harmon’s play ‘Bad Jews‘. This play tells the story of Daphna who has just returned from Israel, empowered by her journey and in love with an Israeli soldier.

You Were There

You Were There is a journey into memory; those moments we never let go and those we wish we could. This contemporary re-imagining of Noel Coward’s 1935 one-act Shadowplay: A Musical Fantasia uses a variety of mediums to explore relationships,

You Were There

You Were There is a journey into memory; those moments we never let go and those we wish we could. This contemporary re-imagining of Noel Coward’s 1935 one-act Shadowplay: A Musical Fantasia uses a variety of mediums to explore relationships,

Godspell

I had a fun evening earlier this week shooting the dress rehearsal for the Winnipeg Studio Theatre production of Godspell. The musical is written by Stephen Schwartz and John-Michael Tebelak in 1971, and shares a series of parables (mostly from the

Godspell

I had a fun evening earlier this week shooting the dress rehearsal for the Winnipeg Studio Theatre production of Godspell. The musical is written by Stephen Schwartz and John-Michael Tebelak in 1971, and shares a series of parables (mostly from the