Yearly Archives 2022


SIR AUDITION NOTICE 2023 SPRING SEASON & GENERALS Twelfth Night, by William Shakespeare & The Dark Lady, by Jessica B. Hill Shakespeare in the Ruins is holding Generals and auditions for our 2023 Mainstage productions of Twelfth Night and The Dark Lady, to be performed in repertory, outdoors at the St Norbert Ruins     Twelfth Night: directed by Christopher Brauer The Dark Lady: directed by Rodrigo Beilfuss   Twelfth Night: Rehearsals begin: April 24th, 2023 Production dates: June 01st – July 01st, 2023   The Dark Lady (a co-production with Shakespeare on the Saskatchewan): Rehearsals begin: May 22nd, 2023
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Launching SIR’s 30 For 30 Campaign

  Dear friend!This coming season we are celebrating 30 years of CONTEMPORARY Classical Theatre, and we need your help to create for another 30 years. We aim to raise 30,000 into 2023! Please give the gift of theatre, of Shakespeare, of JOY. We have launched our *30 For 30* Campaign! Please WATCH OUR SPECIAL VIDEO (CLICK HERE) with testimonials from some of your favourite local actors, directors and theatre fans! 2023 is a pivotal year in our history; and we continue to journey through much uncertainty and instability in the Arts. Please stick by us during this transformative time, and help us celebrate
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Community Classes Fall 2022

We are pleased to resume our partnership with Winnipeg’s favourite booksellers, McNally Robinson, bringing you TWO exciting opportunities to learn and engage with Shakespeare as part of their Fall Community Classroom program. These classes are designed for anyone, from all levels of theatrical experiences, or simply an earnest passion or curiosity about Shakespeare’s works. If you have any questions, please reach out to Rodrigo, SIR’s Artistic Director, at Details for each class are below: Stratford’s long-time leading lady Seana McKenna will reveal her process of approaching the text and bringing to life some of Shakespeare’s most iconic women. Whether
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