Category Archives: saskatoon

La Boheme Preview

Check out this article about my work staging La Boheme for Saskatoon Opera.

Tickets available here!

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Left to Right: Clarence Frazer, Marcel d’Entremont, and France Bellemare.

Next up: Alt Alt DIY Performance Fest

15056383_10154718691289451_4893987425844631204_nNext up for me is an original piece I will be¬†presenting at an exciting, underground performance festival. I’ll be showcasing some works in progress from a larger piece I am currently creating. I’m calling the excerpts A Man, A Clown, A Man.

A bit about the piece (which may raise more questions than it answers): a clown comes to terms with his masculinity – or tries to – while a poet looks deeply into himself – or tries to.

The festival takes place at AKA/Paved Arts in Saskatoon January 7th and 8th, 2017. Stay tuned for the final schedule.

Details can be found here and here.

2015 SATAward Nominations

I am honoured to have been nominated for a Saskatoon and Area Theatre Award again this year – and in a new category (for me)! I am humbled to be nominated for Outstanding Lighting Design for my work on Two Corpses Go Dancing (Two Unruly Gentlemen/Live Five). I’m in very good company: my classmate Jared Beattie, my collaborator (including on Two Corpses) Will Brooks, Ami Farrow, Kenilee Kelher, and Guido Tondino (very talented artists all).

Congratulations to all the nominees in every cattegory Рmany of whom I am pleased to count among my collaborators, mentors, and friends. See you all at the gala on September 28th!

Here are some photos from Two Corpses Go Dancing:

Featured in A&S Magaizine

Hey folks,

The University of Saskatchewan’s drama department was just featured in an article in the Arts and Science magazine (page 15). I was interviewed for the article. It’s worth a read, for sure. Persephone Theatre Artistic Director Del Surjik also has some very interesting words on the role of the drama department (page 19).

Read the article HERE.

Charlie