Lepage’s Polygraph Plays with Our Notions of Truth and Theatre
BY COLIN THOMAS
Sandhano Schultze, artistic director of Pink Ink Theatre, and Roger Gaudet, artistic director of Théâtre la Seizième, must be feeling like God’s chosen messengers these days. After all, Robert Lepage (The Dragon’s Trilogy, Vinci, Tectonic Plates) has assumed godlike status both in his native Quebec and in the international theatre community; and Schultze...
Playwright: Paula Vogel Director: Sandhano Schultze
a review from our archives...
GREAT, JUST GREAT
THE BALTIMORE WALTZ By Colin Smith
Even if you fight with your boyfriend in Paris, you still get to go up the Eiffel tower, right? Most trips have their rough spots, but they shouldn’t blind you to the penultimate value of travel. That’s what this production of The Baltimore Waltz is like – bumpy, but worth the ride.
The Baltimore Waltz is, as it happens, about a European tour taken by a woman named Anna and her brother, Carl. Anna is dying of ATD (Acquired Toilet Disease), a new scourge...
Playwright: Michel Marc Bouchard
Translated by: Linda Gaboriau
Co-production with Arts Club Theatre and Touchstone Theatre
March 10 - April 9, 1994
Directors: Sandhano Schultze and Roy Surette
Jessie Richardson Awards:
Outstanding Production - Pink Ink, Touchstone, & Arts Club
Outstanding Performance (lead) - Allan Morgan
Outstanding Performance (supporting) - John Moffat
Outstanding Costume Design - Barbara Clayden
Outstanding Direction - Sandhano Schultze & Roy Surette
Outstanding Body of Work (Design) - Robert Gardiner for A Live Bird In Its Jaws (set/lighting) &...
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