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  • Mars – in development
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I DREAM OF DIESEL

Collectively Created by Claire Thérèse, Gwen Collins & Andraea Sartison Directed by Andraea Sartison April 8 – 19, 2015 Venue: The Rachel Browne Theatre – 211 Bannatyne Ave. (at Main Street) A long stretch of country roads bend past diners, motels, homesteads and driveways of characters who each have a story deserving of a song. … Continue reading I DREAM OF DIESEL

Hamlet

HAMLET AS TOLD ON THE STREETS

Winnipeg & Saskatoon 2012 In 1970 Shel Silverstein published his poem version of Shakespeare’s classic in Playboy Magazine. Decades later One Trunk commissioned Peter Reinhardt, of Burnaby, BC to put Silverstein’s words to rhythm. Hamlet as Told on the Streets is a 30 minute punch in the face of comedy, hip hop dance, street fighting … Continue reading HAMLET AS TOLD ON THE STREETS

Just One Spark

JUST ONE SPARK

Winnipeg Fringe ’09, Bailey Theatre ’12 ARSON: a mere obstacle for Green, en route to re-meet the fireman of her dreams. Her determination sets the stage for this musical love story in physical mask. A blaze of events, in a world a touch quirkier than our own, will set hearts and minds on fire in … Continue reading JUST ONE SPARK

One Trunk Theatre

ONE TRUNK FESTIVAL

One Trunk commissioned three of each: musicians, visual artists, writers and performance companies to take part in the first annual One Trunk Festival. Visual artists, musicians and writers spent a week at a specific Winnipeg location capturing the essence of that place in their art form. Their creations were then passed on to performance companies … Continue reading ONE TRUNK FESTIVAL

Puberty

PUBERTY: A MEMOIR

Winnipeg Fringe ’10 You’ll laugh, you’ll cry and you won’t know why. You’ll feel awkward, uncomfortable and angry, but you won’t ever want to shout, “You don’t understand anything!” Puberty: A Memoir lets you re-enjoy the worst time of your life. It’s a show about life’s monumental firsts: your first period, your first bra, your … Continue reading PUBERTY: A MEMOIR

Big Gravel Sifter

BIG GRAVEL SIFTER

Manitoba Theatre Centre’s Strindberg Festival ’11 “When they trailed their spikes over the strings, the strings sounded again; but they played in a new way, for now they were tuned to another pitch.” Originally a short story, The Big Gravel Sifter is the tale of a family’s piano abandoned to the sea. Its recovery is … Continue reading BIG GRAVEL SIFTER