After moving to a small town, Clayton and his daughter Laura meet local gang members Shirley, Noodle and the dance begins. Drawn together by a compulsive desire to shed the past these four souls gather to reveal dark secrets and buried fears. Tales of betrayal, violence, pain and anger unravel their interwined lives.
Playwright: Daniel Danis
Director: Sandhano Schultze Cast: Diane Brown, Kirsten Robek, Mike Stack and Andrew Wheeler Set designer: David Roberts Lighting designer: Del Surjik Assistant Lighting designer: Karen Brown Sound designer: Andreas Kahre Costume designer: Nicole Dextras...
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
A reading series of Québécois plays in English translation
Co-produced with Ruby Slippers and Théâtre la Seizième
Aux Hommesde bonne volonté by Jean-François Caron Director: Yvan Morissette Musician: Robert des Côtes Slide Designer: Tim Matheson Stage Manager: Galia Goodwin Cast: Gérard Malo, Marco Giguère, Marco Roy, Monique Polloni, Richard Thériault, Trilby Jeeves
About the Play: Jeannot dies of AIDS at the peak of his youth. He asks that his will be read out officially in the office of he notary. In his will, he denounces death, the force that kills the dreams of the young and cripples...
The story opens with a young woman, 35 year old Lena Fulvi, giving a statement to a police inspector regarding her mother’s death on the night of her 65th birthday. It’s a meandering testimony, full of childhood car rides and points of interest in the Quebec Countryside. We soon find out as a matter of fact the mother and daughter were far from close. In fact, she hated the old woman, and is the prime suspect in the death of her mother
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
Director: Sandhano Schultze Cast: Mike Stack Set Designer: Nicole Dextras Lighting Designer: Del Surjik Sound and Graphic Designer: Andreas Kahre Stage Manager: Claire Nicol Apprentice Stage Manager: Anne Taylor Technical Director: George Scott Publicist: Lalo Espejo ___ Awards
Jessie Richardson Award: Outstanding Performance (lead), Mike Stack
Jessie Richardson Award Nominations: Outstanding Production, Pink Ink Outstanding Direction, Sandhano Schultze Outstanding Set Design, Nicole Dextras Outstanding Lighting Design, Del Surjik...
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...