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Judith: memories of a Lady Pig Farmer at Blyth, 2018

Posted by on Feb 21, 2018 in Blog | 0 comments

JUDITH: MEMORIES OF A LADY PIG FARMER – JUNE 27 – AUGUST 11, 2018 Aritha Van Herk’s novel, Judith, first came to my attention when my friend Jane Miller tossed the book to me, saying,” Read this, I think you’ll like it.” I hunkered down in a comfy chair, coffee to the right of me, sunshine streaming in through the rustic...

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Colours in the Storm

Posted by on Apr 21, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

Looking forward to opening night of Colours in the Storm at The Grand Theatre in London, ON. Here’s a preview piece on the production. http://london.ctvnews.ca/video?clipId=1103638 It’s been a fantastic experience creating this production with everyone in the cast and all the creative collaborators! Thank you to everyone for making this process...

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SpringWorks 2016- Silver Fish

Posted by on May 12, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

  Here we go! Our first reading is on Sat. May 14th at 2:00 pm in Stratford ON at SpringWorks Indie Arts Festival. If you’re able to join us to hear this play-in-development, it would be super to see you. Featuring Lally Cadeau, Kim Horsman and Ngabo Nabea. A super team! I’m absolutely delighted to have this wonderful cast reading the...

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For the Moment

Posted by on Feb 8, 2016 in Blog | 1 comment

February is writing month! At the moment one of the projects I’m working on is a theatre adaptation a Canadian film, For the Moment, (screenplay by Aaron K Johnston). Set in Manitoba in 1942, it chronicles the romance between Lill and Lachlan. She’s a nice married girl from the prairies, he’s an Australian training in Manitoba with the...

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A Christmas Carol

Posted by on Jan 18, 2016 in Blog, Recent Work | 0 comments

A Christmas Carol, adapted and directed by Heather Davies at Theatre North West, Nov/Dec 2015 Fred: But, dear Uncle, what’s never been revealed is how you came to join us that   fateful Christmas Day. Uncle Scrooge: It haunts me still… Adapting and directing this classic novel was a real joy. I have loved this novel since I was a child, so I was...

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Spring 2015

Posted by on Apr 17, 2015 in Blog | 0 comments

It’s been a busy few months, for which I’m very thankful! This week I finished directing 38 emerging musical theatre people @StClairCollege in Oklahoma! It was the first musical to add an exclamation mark to its title and I’m adding an exclamation mark to the whole experience of working with these students! It was a delight to direct them...

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