Show!: November 2013 Archives
Saturday November 23, 2013
The province's longest running community theatre troupe is at it again. The Hudson Players Club is launching a new short play festival this week, its called "Eat Our Shorts". The idea is to enable local artists to quench their appetites for performing, without biting off more than they could chew.
Christopher Gorbeil is the producer of the Eat Our Shorts! play festival and Phillipe Gobeille is a playwright who be will be presenting his short, "Case O'Bianca". It's a play using puppets to spoof the classic film, Casablanca. Both them spoke about the festival and the plays featured.
Saturday November 16, 2013
Musician Joël Fafard grew up in Saskatchewan in an artistic environment. His father, Joe Fafard, is an internationally celebrated sculptor and member of The Order of Canada. His steel-cut horse statue "do re me fa so la si do" " runs along the banks of the St. Lawrence in Quebec City. The father son duo are joining forces now for a new concert and visual art show. It's called: "A Tune To Art: Sculpture and Song".
The show will be at Montreal's Château Ramezay tonight and will make its way to Sherbrooke and Quebec city later this week.
Father and son spoke with All In A Weekend about their show and how they work together.
Saturday November 9, 2013
For the first time in 10 years, the Segal Center for the Performing Arts will be taking on a Shakespeare production. The performance of "Othello" is in association with Scapegoat Carnivale Theatre.
In Shakespeare's tragedy, the valiant exploits of the Moorish general Othello have earned him the gratitude of the Venetian state he serves and the love of Desdemona, who defies social convention and her father's will to marry him. Othello's advisor, Iago, harbours a secret resentment. During a mission to Cyprus, Iago plants the seeds that will destroy Othello's love.
Alison D'Arcy and Joseph Shragge are the co-artistic directors of Scapegoat Carnivale Theatre. Alison is the director of the play and Joseph is the assistant director and edited the play for this production.
Categories: Performance, Show!, Theatre
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