Introducing Tanya Marquardt: co-creator and performer for Stray
Tanya Marquardt is a memorist, writer and performer who lives and works in Lenapehoking (Brooklyn, NY) and on unceeded xʷməθkʷəy̓əm, Səl̓ílwətaʔ, and Skwxwú7mesh Nations (Vancouver, BC). Her memoir Stray: Memoir of a Runaway was published by Little A in September 2018, and was named a Best Queer History and Bio Pic of 2018 by LGBTQ Magazine The Advocate. Tanya performed a meta-memoir punk version of Stray (co-created with Tim Carlson and Mallory Catlett) at NYC’s The Tank, and at SummerWorks before bringing the show to Pi...
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We are a small theatre company (office only) in Chinatown. We have a friendly, problem-solving, and industrious office culture. We are usually in the office about 10-6 M-F, but hours can vary depending on our programming. Learn more about us: www.pitheatre.com Our office is within a suite managed by Playwrights Theatre Company, with...
Jon Wood is a musician, producer and songwriter. In the mid ’90s he worked as a sideman multi-instrumentalist in many Vancouver bands including Coal, Psychomania and Auburn, while producing records for his own Flophouse jr project and independent Canadian artists including Herald Nix, Rae Spoon and the beige. Some of these recordings have lead to opportunities to tour North America and Europe as well as involvement in theatrical performances (The Meal, Stray, and Sun Belt: Cabalcor) at Club PuSh at the PuSh International Performing Arts Festival...
Introducing Ilena Lee Cramer: stage manager for Stray
Ilena Lee Cramer has worked with many theatre companies in artistic, stage management, and administrative capacities. Ilena was the founding Artistic Director of Screaming Weenie Productions for which she produced and directed numerous original works (www.screamingweenie.com). As a designer her work has been seen in I needle Vancouver at the VAG for November Theatre, Life in the Theatre for Theatre Coop Theatre at the Playhouse, Anna for November Theatre / HIVE, Transmissions by Tanya Marquardt, as well as at SFU and for Rumble...
Introducing Tim Carlson: co-creator and performer for Stray
Tim Carlson is a playwright, journalist and the artistic producer of Theatre Conspiracy. He led the creation of Foreign Radical, which won the 2015 Jessie Award Critics Choice Innovation prize in Vancouver and a 2017 Edinburgh Fringe First Award. The show toured the UK in 2018 and a French translation is in process for Ottawa and Montreal dates in 2020. The script was recently published in Canadian Theatre Review. He is currently creating a new show, Isolation Suite, and collaborating with David Mesiha on Same Difference.