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What’s On (Fort McMurray): They Say It Takes Five Years – Swamp Rat Experience

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What’s On (Fort McMurray): They Say It Takes Five Years – Swamp Rat Experience

Free staged reading of Carla White’s new play They Say It Takes Five Years at Heritage Shipyard.

About this event
They Say It Takes Five Years is a new traumedy by Wood Buffalo writer and humorist Carla White about community, well-being, and the journey of healing through all of life’s drama, trauma, and shitastrophies.

Join us at the Heritage Shipyard on Thursday, September 8 at 7 PM for a free staged play reading directed by Jenny Price, as part of Alberta Culture Days 2022.

Thank you to Canada Council for the Arts, Government of Alberta, Arts Council Wood Buffalo, Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo and Friends of Suncor Energy Centre for the Performing Arts for their generous support.

About Carla White
The body heals with play. The mind heals with laughter. And the spirit heals with joy. Carla is a humorist, writer, and playwright who believes in the healing power of laughter. You can learn about her by visiting her website.

About Swamp Rat Experience
SRE is an non-profit theatre society in nistawâyâw / ᓂᐢᑕᐋᐧᔮᐤ / Fort McMurray Wood Buffalo, that believe that theatre is an opportunity for self-expression, exploration, and connection, and we aim to create theatre that invests in artistic development, increased accessibility, and conversation. Learn more about SRE on their website.

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