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Library: Read Playwrights Canada Scripts Online – Theatre Alberta

#FridayReads Theatre Alberta Library now has access to two new and exciting online databases! Through Drama Online, our members can now read Playwrights Canada Press plays and watch plays through Stage on Screen free online. To access the databases, click here. PLAYWRIGHTS CANADA PRESS The Playwrights Canada Press collection features over 170

Library: Read Michelle Thorne’s Purple Play Picks – Theatre Alberta

#PurplePlayPicks Doug Mertz has received his April book bag curated by Michelle Thorne. TAKE A LOOK AT Michelle’S PICKS and letter for doug! Hello Doug, First off let me say how much fun I have had putting together these selections for you. I was thrilled when I received the invitation from Theatre

Library: Read Trevor Rueger’s Purple Play Picks – Theatre Alberta

#FridayReads Doug Mertz has received his March book bag curated by Trevor Rueger. TAKE A LOOK AT Trevor’S PICKS! Late Company by Jordan Tannahill. Described by Torontoist as a “searing, unforgettable drama”, Late  Company uncovers layers of parental and political hypocrisy at a suburban dinner party where grief is the loudest guest. The Rez Sisters

Library: Read Beth Graham’s Purple Play Picks – Theatre Alberta

#FridayReads Doug Mertz has received his February book bag curated by Beth Graham. TAKE A LOOK AT Beth’S PICKS! Blood: A Scientific Romance by Calgary playwright Meg Braem. A play about sisters, loss, and the ties that bind. A History of Breathing by Saskatchewan playwright Daniel Macdonald. Two boats float

Call for Participation (International): Holocaust Remembrance Day Play Readings – National Jewish Theater Foundation

Annual International Remembrance Day Play Readings: April 23 & 24, 2017 The National Jewish Theater Foundation / Holocaust Theater International Initiative (NJTF/HTII) at University of Miami Miller Center welcomes and invites your participation in the 3rd annual Holocaust Remembrance Day Play Readings to be held on Sunday, April 23 and Monday, April 24, 2017, Holocaust Remembrance

Library: Read Liz Nicholls’ Purple Play Picks – Theatre Alberta

#FridayReads As part of the Purple Play Club, held this past September, we asked participants to share pictures of themselves reading in their community. Those who did were entered to win a yearlong subscription to curated library bags delivered to their door each month. Doug Mertz took home the prize! Doug received his January bag this

Library: Thank you Gift-a-Play Donors – Theatre Alberta

$600 WORTH OF BOOKS DONATED! Our sincerest thanks go out to all of you who so generously supported our Gift-a-Play donation campaign. Theatre Alberta received 34 books worth $600 and a few have already been requested! Each one of the gifted books has a 2016 Gift-a-Play label affixed to the

Library: Read Jenna Rodgers’ Purple Play Picks

#FridayReads As part of the Purple Play Club, held this September, we asked participants to share pictures of themselves reading around the community. Those who did were entered to win a yearlong subscription to curated library bags delivered to their door each month. A big CONGRATS to Doug Mertz for taking home the

Library: Read Marty Chan’s Purple Play Picks

#FridayReads As part of the Purple Play Club, held this September, we asked participants to share pictures of themselves reading around the community. Those who did were entered to win a yearlong subscription to curated library bags delivered to their door each month. A big CONGRATS to Doug Mertz for taking home

Library: Read Mieko Ouchi’s Purple Play Picks

#ThursdayReads As part of the Purple Play Club, held this September, we asked participants to share pictures of themselves reading around the community. Those who did were entered to win a yearlong subscription to curated library bags delivered to their door each month. A big CONGRATS to Doug Mertz for taking home

News (Calgary): “Death and the Psychiatrists” Wins! – James Hutchison

  “Death and the Psychiatrists” by James Hutchison Wins WordWave Festival Death and the Psychiatrist, by Calgary playwright James Hutchison, is one of three winning plays to be presented at the 2nd Annual WordWave Festival in South Lake Tahoe. WordWave runs from October 21 to 23, 2016, on the shore of South Lake

#FridayReads: Celebrate Women’s History Month #BecauseOfHer – Theatre Alberta

Celebrate Women’s History Month by reading some great plays by female playwrights! We have lots of fantastic playwrights represented in our library, and these are just a few: Annie Baker Caryl Churchill Agatha Christie Lynn Nottage Colleen Murphy Aphra Behn Gertrude Stein Maria Irene Fornes Judith Thompson Of course, we

Library: World Teacher Day – Oct 5

#FridayReads Looking for new exercises to teach your drama students? Want to incorporate theatre into your Social Studies class? We’ve got you covered! In celebration of World Teacher Day we are highlighting some of the teaching resources we have in the Library. Find resources for elementary school, high school, and everything

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