Featuring actors Karen Parker (“Real Estate”, and “Animal Magnetism”), Rachel Jones (“The Love List”, and “The Melville Boys”), Ryan Bommarito (“The Birds and The Bees”), Stephen Sparks (“Wrong for Each Other”) and Anne Page (“Midnight Madness”), both plays will be presented as public readings followed by a question/answer session with the playwright and invited audience feedback.
The Port Stanley Playwrights’ Festival is part of the Port Stanley Festival Theatre’s new play development program, which has in the past produced premiere productions of: “Not In My Backyard” in 2013, “Bingo Ladies” in 2014, and “Birds of a Feather” and “The Birds and the Bees” in 2016.
Admission is free of charge with donations accepted at the door. This season all donations collected during this festival will be forwarded directly to assist the theatre’s fundraising efforts in the Dollar for Dollar Donor Match Campaign. This campaign has been initiated by an anonymous donor whereby they have generously pledged to match all Expand the Experience donations dollar for dollar up to a pledge of $100,000 between Sept 1st and Nov 30th of 2016. Anyone interested in more details on this campaign may contact the box office.
Port Stanley Festival Theatre is located at 302 Bridge Street, Port Stanley. Please reserve your tickets in advance through the box office, 519-782-4353 or online at www.portstanleytheatre.ca.
Source: Port Stanley Festival Theatre