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Love and war: The Romeo Initiative kicks off Alberta Theatre Projects’ Enbridge playRites Festival

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All is fair in love and war. That’s what they say at least. The Romeo Initiative, a play by Trina Davies is set in cold war Germany and tells of Karin Maynard (Kira Bradley), an earnest and somewhat vulnerable secretary, and Markus Richter (Christian Goutsis), the man she meets while on vacation. Their romance blooms […]

Downstage Theatre uses a small space to tell a large story

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Downstage Theatre presents In the Wake, a theatre piece with no props or stage, just four people on a box. Oh, and two people play the chairs on occasion. Delving into the issue of climate change and its effect on ocean waters, the cast explores every twist and turn of the topic, making sure to […]