What’s On (Calgary): Word Play – Alberta Theatre Projects & Wordfest

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What’s On (Calgary): Word Play – Alberta Theatre Projects & Wordfest

Alberta Theatre Projects, WordFestGo behind the scenes in the making of a new Canadian play!

Featuring members of the ATP Playwrights Unit, Word Play takes you behind the scenes in the making of a new Canadian play. Join us for a stage reading of excerpts from six new scripts in development and a conversation with the playwrights.

Alberta Theatre Projects and Wordfest present Word Play!
When: Friday, April 21 at 7pm.
Where: Memorial Park Library, 2nd Floor,
1221 2nd Street SW, Calgary, Alberta T2R 0W5.
Tickets: $10 and available online.

The ATP Playwrights Unit is:

  • Ken Cameron (Calgary)
  • Anna Chatterton (Hamilton)
  • Michaela Jeffery (Calgary)
  • Arun Lakra (Calgary)
  • Stephen Massicotte (New York City)
  • Makambe K. Simamba (Calgary)

Word Play features performances by Kira Bradley, Ellen Close, Braden Griffiths, Kathryn Kerbes, Makambe K. Simamba, Myla Southward, Mike Tan, and Selina Wong, with direction and dramaturgy by Laurel Green and Vanessa Porteous.

Alberta Theatre Projects is a national leader in the creation and development of new Canadian plays, and has been a home to playwrights for 45 years. The ATP Playwrights Unit nurtures artists both locally and nationally, bringing together new perspectives and approaches to creation. To find out more, please click here