We received 14 scripts from 7 provinces and are so proud to announce our winners of our Annual Scripts on Fire New Play Competition.
Our first prize goes to David Sklar and his play Vial
David is an actor/playwright who divides his time between Montreal and Calgary (When not during a pandemic). He is a graduate of theatre from Dawson College and the Bristol Old Vic. He also holds a B.F.A. in playwriting from Concordia University. Crazy Love, his first play has been published in an anthology entitled, Out on a Limb. He was artist-in-residence at the Jerusalem Theatre Company, Shakespeare-in-the-Rough, and assistant directed the Canadian Badland’s Passion Play in Drumheller. He has acted with Theatre Calgary, Alberta Theatre Projects, Lunchbox, Theatre BSMT, Annerin Productions and Theatre NorthWest in B.C. He has toured across North America with the Dora Award nominated and META Award-winning, Jabber, by Marcus Youssef.
And our two Honourable Mentions go to – Interruptions by Wendy Froberg (Calgary) and The Promised Land by Dwayne Brenna (Saskatoon).
Thank you to our jury – Heather Pattengale, Ayla Stephen, and Kodie Rollan