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.
Director: Del Surjik Cast: Kirsten Robek, Lee Taylor, Christopher Weddell, Angela Quiring
Choreography: Barbara Bourget Music Director and Arrangements: Lyndon Surjik Set Designer: Nicole Dextras Costume Designer: Sabrina Di Maio Lighting Designer: Del Surjik Associate Lighting Designer: Shannon Frederickson Slide Designer: Noah Drew Stage Manager: Claire Nicol Apprentice Stage Manager: Jennifer Jones Slide Operator: Tod Ingram Sound Operator: Jeff Harrison Head LX/LX Operator: David Freylinger Production Manager: James Pollard ___
Playwright: Michel Garneau Translated by: Linda Gaboriau
Director: Del Surjik Photographer: Tim Matheson ___
Jessie Richardson Award Nominations: Outstanding Production, Pink Ink Outstanding Set Design, Andreas Kahre ___
a review from our archives...
PINK INK'S SURJIK LIGHTS UP KITSILANO THEATRE SCENE By Jennifer Van Evra
Sometimes the ad business can seem like a war zone. The competition is fierce, the stakes are high and the blood pressure levels stratospheric. Those in the industry with a mind for business invariably clash with the creative types they rely upon, while those same...
What happens when a member of the 1890s French Aristocracy takes in a girl who was brought up by pigs... and tries to turn her into a housemaid ?
Find out in Michael Mackenzie's The Baroness and the Pig. ___
Director: Sandhano Schultze Cast: Diane Brown, Tabitha St. Germain Set Designer: Camille Tseng Costume Designer: Mara Gottler Lighting Designer: Del Surjik Music & Graphic Designer: Andreas Kahre Slide Designer: Tim Matheson Stage Manager: Jessica Chambers Apprentice Stage Manager: Bev Walker Technical Director: George Scott ___
Disposing of the Dead is Katherine Schlemmer's modern horror based on the true story of the 1924 murder of Janet Smith, a young Scottish nanny employed by the wealthy Baker family. Initially thought to be a suicide, the woman’s death at Baker’s Shaughnessy home was later discovered to be a gruesome murder that shocked citizens of Vancouver.
Director: Sandhano Schultze and Wayne Specht Cast: Marya Delver, Kathleen Duborg, David L Gordon, John James Hong, Haig Sutherland, and David Rimmer Assistant Director: Shauna Janssen Dramaturge: John Lazarus Compose/Sound...