Staged Reading Series (2023/2024)
About The Readings
Staged Reading Series
Season Tickets are now available for our 2023/2024 Staged Reading Series.
Bluebirds by Vern Thiessen – November 16 – 19th, 2023
France, 1917. Three Canadian nurses meet overseas at a field hospital during The Great War. They become friends and together help forge a nation by serving their beloved country, A moving, poetic tribute from Governor General’s Award-winning playwright, Vern Thiessen.
Hurry Hard by Kristen da Silva – January 25 – 28
On the brink of the most important Bonspiel of the year, a sudden emergency brings Bill and Sandy, their friends, their siblings, and a hotshot newcomer together in a desperate attempt to form a winning foursome.
Sexual Misconduct of the Middle Classes by Hannah Moscovitch – March 7 – 10
Sexual Misconduct of the Middle Classes is a 2020 play written by Canadian playwright Hannah Moscovitch. It is the winner of the 2021 Governor General’s Literary Award for English-language drama. After his third divorce, a novelist and star lecturer is tortured with self-loathing when he notices himself liking a pupil — a girl in a red coat. The girl turns out to be a major fan of his work and who just so happens to live down the street from him.
Jewel by Joan McLeod – April 4 – 7
Jewel is based on the real-life catastrophe of the 1982 sinking of the Ocean Ranger, an oil rig off the coast of Newfoundland. Jewel is a lyrical monologue about a young woman’s struggle to come to terms with her widowhood.