Helen's Necklace takes place in an unnamed city in the hot Middle East, scarred by recent wars. Helen is in town for a conference, but impulsively extends her visit to find her lost necklace.
This production of Carole Frécehtte's Helen's Necklace was a presentation by the Cultch.
Director: Del Surjik
Starring: Elizabeth McLaughlin and Sanjay Talwar
Live music by Boris Sichon
Set Designer: David Roberts Lighting Designer: Del Surjik Assistant Lighting Designer: Kitty Hoffman Costume Designer: Barbara Clayden Stage Manager: David Kerr Assistant Stage Manager: Xanthe Faulkner Production Manager...
Shopping and Fucking by Mark Ravenhill takes a sordid and witty look at a corrosive, disposable world whose values have been determined by a disinherited generation. A group of young twenty-somethings sell drugs, sex and what is left of their souls to survive.
Shopping and Fucking was co-produced with Ruby Slippers Theatre.
Co-Directors: Del Surjik and Diane Brown.
Starring: Anna Cummer, Tom Scholte, Robert Moloney, Anthony Johnston and Dean Paul Gibson.
Set Designer: David Roberts Lighting Designer: John Webber Sound Designer: Jason Whyte Costume Designer: Rebekka Sorensen Properties: Erinne...
Jose Rivera's Cloud Tectonics is an enchanting and haunting love story, a magic realist tale of boy meets girl, in which the ordinary is transformed into the miraculous. Meet Celestina del Sol, a rare and heavenly creature; a mystic wanderer with no sense of time and an infinite capacity to love.
Cloud Tectonics was produced in association with the Vancouver Playhouse.
Director: Bill Dow
Featuring: Michael Scholar Jr., Carmen Aguirre and Alexander Ferguson
Co-Set Designers: Bryan Pollock and Del Surjik Lighting Designer: Del Surjik Sound Designer: Amos Hertzman Costume Designer: Barbara...
A woman sits in a Brussels café, telling delicate tales of love. She insists on the minute and most intimate details: the beating heart, the sweaty palms, the skin that shivers to the touch. Little by little, through her portraits, she reveals what it is that drives her to tell stories and lets us in on the strange secret, shared with her one day by a young man in a coffee shop.
THESE CLOWNS OF HORROR REVEL IN A SHADOWY, ANARCHIC WORLD
Mump & Smoot are in flux as they return to the Ummonian wilderness they love so much, in search of spiritual renewal. Here, they hope to achieve a sense of balance in their hectic yet always adventurous existence so they can successfully deal with their ever-crumbling world. Throughout this journey their abilities to survive emotionally, spiritually, and physically are put to the test.
THE TEAM Co-Writers & Creators: Michael Kennard & John Turner Director: Karen Hines
Cast: Mump: Michael Kennard Smoot: John Turner Boolawa...
Playwright Enda Walsh's high energy joy-ride Disco Pigs was originally staged in Cork, Ireland by Corcadorca Theatre. Two Irish kids, Pig and Runt are born at almost the same time in the same Dublin hospital - spiritual twins of different mothers - and grow up next door to each other. Insulated by their devotion to each other, the pair forge an almost telepathic bond while their intense relationship is expressed in a language that becomes aggressive, angular and deformed.