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iPhoto caption: After the Blackout. Mel Lepp and Prince Amponsah. Photo credit: Elias Campbell.

Where are the playwrights?

In my final critique at the National Theatre School of Canada some 40 years ago, Joel Miller, who at the time was running the English acting program, turned to me and said “we know you have had some success with your little monologues and mask characters here, but do not ever, ever think you can be a playwright.”

By Judith Thompson / May 3, 2019

The Little Winter Festival That Could

Next Stage has been carving out a space for indie theatre every January for a decade now. Here are some of the zaniest, most memorable moments.

By Claire Wynveen / Jan 7, 2017