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What’s On (Edmonton): “Deadstock” by Bevin Dooley – Script Salon

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What’s On (Edmonton): “Deadstock” by Bevin Dooley – Script Salon

Bevin Dooley, Deadstock, Script SalonCelebrate Script Salon’s THIRD ANNIVERSARY w/ Pre-Show Music & Birthday Cake!


A young girl meets a lone woman on the outskirts of a town 

        where dark secrets are buried

When seventeen-year-old Carson meets Sally Harrow for the first time, she finds herself pulled into the gravedigger’s strange and isolated world. However, Carson’s father, Madoc, is determined to keep the two apart at all costs. The ensuing battle of wills forces all three to come face to face with a long-buried secret.

Read by: Brian Dooley, Patricia Cerra and Kristine Nutting. 

Dramaturgy by: Heather Inglis.

Deadstock by Bevin Dooley won the Alberta Playwriting Competition Novitiate Prize for 2016. Bevin, who holds her MFA in playwriting from Trinity College Dublin, was also a member of the Citadel Theatre’s Playwrights Forum and is currently an RBC Emerging Artist Mentee through Alberta Playwrights Network. Her next project is Slack Tide for the 2017 Edmonton Fringe.

Sunday, April 2 is the THIRD ANNIVERSARY of Script Salon! Your continuing support has made this play reading series “one of the most successful ventures of its kind in the country” (Edmonton Journal). To celebrate, there will be pre-show music by David Unsworth from 7 to 7:30. After the reading, which runs about 70 minutes, there will be birthday cake during intermission, followed by a talkback with the playwright.

Sunday April 2 at 7:30 in the Upper Arts Space at Holy Trinity Anglican Church (10037 84 Avenue). Doors open at 7.

Admission is free, but donations are accepted at the door. Refreshments available. Free parking. Playwright talkback after the show.

SCRIPT SALON is supported by Holy Trinity Anglican Church, the Playwrights Guild of Canada, Alberta Playwrights Network and a loyal group of audience members.

Since 2014, Script Salon play readings run every first Sunday of the month at 7:30 pm in the Upper Artspace of Holy Trinity Anglican Church. 

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