Sunday, February 2nd at 11:00 a.m. in the Segal Theatre
GUEST: Peter Hinton, award-winning playwright and director
Peter Hinton, OC, was Artistic Director of English Theatre at Canada's National Arts Centre in Ottawa from 2005-2012. His time at the NAC was renowned for the first all Canadian Season of new plays and the re-instatement of a resident National English Acting Company. Peter was associate artist at The Stratford Festival for seven seasons and was Associate Artistic Director for both The Canadian Stage Company and Theatre Passe Muraille in Toronto. Recently Peter directed the acclaimed production of Oscar Wilde's Lady Windermere's Fan at the Shaw Festival. For the Segal Centre, he has directed A Night in November by Marie Jones, Buried Child by Sam Shepard and his own adaptation of Henrik Ibsen's A Doll House. He was twice awarded the Audrey Ashley Award for outstanding contribution to theatre in Ottawa, was the 2012 English recipient of the National Theatre School of Canada's Gascon/Thomas Award for significant achievement in Canadian Theatre, and in 2009, he was named an Officer of the Order of Canada.
Coffee and refreshments will be served before the presentation.
JOIN THE CONVERSATION!
Monday Night Talkbacks
Monday, February 10th after the 8:00 p.m. performance of The Seagull
This is your chance to interact with the artists bringing our plays to life. Book your tickets to a Monday evening performance and stick around after the show. Admission is FREE.
Class Act Theatre Club : For burgeoning theatre professionals!
Pre-show conversations with members of the production.
Wednesday, February 5th at 7:00 p.m.
Guest: Peter Hinton
For more information, contact Lucie Lederhendler at 514.739.2301 ext 8360
A FREE art exhibit curated by Charles Gagnon
In the ArtLounge during the run of the play
Featuring works by Fiona Annis,
David Gagnon, Paul Hardy,
Carley Emma Smith