Upcoming Events Schedule

June

26th

Workshop - Dramaturgically Speaking

A workshop exploring dramaturgical practice and new play development in Canada, faciliated by Brian Drader 

27th

Workshop - Dramaturgically Speaking

A workshop exploring dramaturgical practice and new play development in Canada, facilitated by Brian Drader.  

28th

Workshop - Dramaturgically Speaking

A workshop exploring dramaturgical practice and new play development in Canada, facilitated by Brian Drader, with guests Joanna Falck (Tarragon Theatre), Emma Tibaldo (Playwrights Workshop Montreal), and Sarah Garton Stanley (National Arts Centre).  

29th

Dramaturgically Speaking - A Community Dialogue

What - a panel and seminar exploring dramaturgical practice, and new play development in Canada.

When - Friday, June 29th, 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm

Where - Cinematheque, main floor, 100 Arthur St. (Artspace building in the Exchange District)

Please join us for an afternoon of lively discussion and Q. & A. as we dip into all things dramaturgical. What is it? What are ‘best practices’? What should you expect from a dramaturg? What don’t they do? You’ve got a play, now what?

An exploration of how we support new work here and across the country, with guests Joanna Falck, Bill Kerr, Ellen Peterson, Sarah Garton Stanley, and Emma Tibaldo.  

For more information, please follow the link - 

http://mbplays.ca/news/dramaturgically-speaking-a-community-discussion

29th

Workshop - Dramaturgically Speaking

A workshop exploring dramaturgical practice and new play development in Canada, facilitated by Brian Drader, with guests Joanna Falck (Tarragon Theatre), Emma Tibaldo (Playwrights Workshop Montreal), and Sarah Garton Stanley (National Arts Centre).

August

27th

PlayLab - Lara Rae, Dragonfly

A one day workshop of Lara Rae's new play, Dragonfly, in partnership with Theatre Projects Manitoba.  

31st

PlayLab - Steven Ratzlaff, Banderas Bay

A one day workshop of Steven Ratzlaff's new play, Banderas Bay.  Dramaturg - Bill Kerr. 

October

31st

Open Door - Curated Short Plays

An evening of short plays by MAP members. Readings, dramaturgical feedback, and discussion about the short-play form, with dramaturg Brian Drader.  7:00 pm in the Rory Runnells Studio (room 504, 5th floor, Artspace, 100 Arthur Street, Winnipeg).

November

11th

PlayLab - Gordon Portman, new play

A two day workshop of a new play by Gordon Portman.  Dramaturg - Ellen Peterson. 

12th

PlayLab - Gordon Portman, new play

A two day workshop of a new play by Gordon Portman.  Dramaturg - Ellen Peterson.

13th

PlayLab - Gordon Portman, new play

A 1/2 day workshop of a new play by Gordon Portman.  Dramaturg- Ellen Peterson. 

21st

Open Door - Hannah Foulger, Sacrosanct

Hannah Foulger's play Sacrosanct will be read by actors, followed by a dramaturgical discussion led by Megan Andres.  7:00 pm in the Rory Runnells Studio (room 504, 5th floor, Artspace, 100 Arthur Street, Winnipeg).  

26th

Theatre Projects Manitoba - Object Theatre Workshop with Grant Guy

Theatre Projects Manitoba hosts an Object Theatre Workshop with Grant Guy in the Rory Runnells Studio, November 26th to 29th, 2019

27th

Theatre Projects Manitoba - Object Theatre Workshop with Grant Guy

Theatre Projects Manitoba hosts an Object Theatre Workshop with Grant Guy in the Rory Runnells Studio, November 26th to 29th, 2019

28th

Open Door - Jo MacDonald, Neechie-itas

Jo MacDonald's play Neechie-itas will be read by actors, followed by a dramaturgical discussion led by Krista Jackson. 7:00 pm in the Artspace Boardroom (4th floor, Artspace, 100 Arthur Street, Winnipeg).

28th

Theatre Projects Manitoba - Object Theatre Workshop with Grant Guy

Theatre Projects Manitoba hosts an Object Theatre Workshop with Grant Guy in the Rory Runnells Studio, November 26th to 29th, 2019

29th

Theatre Projects Manitoba - Object Theatre Workshop with Grant Guy

Theatre Projects Manitoba hosts an Object Theatre Workshop with Grant Guy in the Rory Runnells Studio, November 26th to 29th, 2019

December

12th

PlayLab - TPM & MAP - Lara Rae's Dragonfly

Lara Rae's new play Dragonfly (TPM season March 14 to 24) will be workshopped in the Rory Runnells Studio, December 12 to 14, 2018.  Dramaturg - Brian Drader.

January

4th

PlayLab - TPM & MAP - Lara Rae's Dragonfly

Lara Rae's new play Dragonfly (TPM season March 14 to 24) will be workshopped in the Rory Runnells Studio, January 4 to 7, 2019.  Dramaturg - Brian Drader. 

23rd

Open Door - Walk & Talk Theatre, new play

Walk & Talk Theatre (Duncan Cox, Tanner Manson, and Ben Townsley) will be taking a new play out for a test drive, followed by a dramaturgical discussion. 7:00 pm in the Rory Runnells Studio (room 504, 5th floor, Artspace, 100 Arthur Street, Winnipeg).

February

13th

Open Door - Gary Jarvis, Strange Agony

Gary Jarvis's play Strange Agony will be read by actors, followed by a dramaturgical discussion. 7:00 pm in the Rory Runnells Studio (room 504, 5th floor, Artspace, 100 Arthur Street, Winnipeg).

18th

TPM & MAP - Lara Rae's Dragonfly - Rehearsal

Theatre Projects Manitoba, supported by the Manitoba Association of Playwrights, is rehearsing Dragonfly by Lara Rae in the Rory Runnells Studio, February 18th to March 9th, 2019.  

27th

Open Door - Frances Koncan, play tbc

Frances Koncan's play tbc will be read by actors, followed by a dramaturgical discussion. 7:00 pm in the Artspace Boardroom (4th floor, Artspace, 100 Arthur Street, Winnipeg).

March

20th

Open Door - Tyler White, play tbc

Tyler White's play tbc will be read by actors, followed by a dramaturgical discussion. 7:00 pm in the Rory Runnells Studio (room 504, 5th floor, Artspace, 100 Arthur Street, Winnipeg).

April

10th

Open Door Showcase TBA

A rehearsed reading of a play-in-development, followed by discussion. Hosted and facilitated by MAP dramaturg Brian Drader.