After the House Lights

A blog about theatre in Edmonton, by Jenna Marynowski

Romeo and Juliet Showcases Excellent Acting, Fight Choreography

When you think of love, who doesn’t think of Romeo and Juliet? Watching one of Shakespeare’s most iconic plays, it’s humbling to realize what an effect the play has had on … Continue reading

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A Reaction to Escape Velocity

I’ve had the pleasure of checking in with the creators of Escape Velocity over the last couple of months (check out my preview for more on this) and tonight I saw the … Continue reading

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Escape Velocity the Result of Months of Collaboration

I’ve been following the development of the play Escape Velocity, created by Undercurrent Theatre, since January and am excited that the show and associated performing arts festival are almost here! Undercurrent Theatre … Continue reading

March 29, 2014 · 1 Comment

Citadel’s 49th Season Promises to Push Some Boundaries

There’s a lot to be excited about the Citadel Theatre’s 49th season, kicking off in September this year. After attending the Citadel’s season launch and researching the shows that will be … Continue reading

March 25, 2014 · Leave a comment

skirtsAfire: A Recap

Last weekend I had the opportunity to take in a few shows at the second annual skirtsAfire festival: Hey Ladies! and a staged reading of The Easy Road by Kristen Finlay. I didn’t get … Continue reading

March 16, 2014 · Leave a comment

God Is a Scottish Drag Queen Make You Laugh, Makes You Think

After taking audience’s hearts and minds by storm at Fringe theatre festivals across Canada and the world, God is a Scottish Drag Queen (previously seen at Edmonton Fringe 2013) is re-appearing in … Continue reading

March 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

Little One is Chilling and Expertly Presented Theatre

This post was originally published on Sound + Noise. Little One is a chilling play. The kind where the horribleness of the situation being portrayed on stage sticks with you long … Continue reading

March 8, 2014 · Leave a comment
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