2015-2016 Season

Artistic Director: Quincy Armorer

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The Adventures of a Black Girl in Search of God
(2015-2016)

September 22-October 18,2015 at Centaur Theatre
October 21-November 7, 2015 at The National Arts Centre

A co-production with Centaur Theatre and the National Arts Centre in association with Black Theatre Workshop

Written and directed by Djanet Sears

CAST 

Troy Adams
Kaleb Alexander
Quincy Armorer
Barbara Barnes-Hopkins
Walter Borden
Tamara Brown
Janelle Cooper
Lucinda Davis
Marie-Christine Depestre
Lili Francks
Trudy Lee Gayle
Don Jordan
Evangelia Kambites
Kayvon Kelly
Tristan D.Lalla
Amanda Leblanc
Paula-Jean Prudat
Paul Rainville
Jackie Richardson
Saida Babah Talibah
Rudy Webb
Alison Woolridge
Ancestor
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Michael
Girlene
Abendigo
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Rainey
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Ivy
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Ensemble
Darese
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Bert
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CREATIVE TEAM

Music Director: Andrew Craig
Choreographer: Vivine Scarlett
Assistant Director: Mike Payette
Set & Costume Design: Astrid Janson
Lighting Design: Jason Hand
Sound Design: Peter Cerone
Assistant Set and Costume Design: Rachel Forbes
Movement Dramaturg: Seika Boye
Assistant Choreographer: Vanessah Sears Duru
Stage Manager: Mélanie St-Jacques
Assistant Stage Manager: Sarah-Marie Langlois
Apprentice Stage Manager: Isabel Quintero Faia
Associate Lighting Design: Siohban Sleath

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Binti’s Journey
(2015-2016)

A part of Black Theatre Workshop’s Black History Mont School Tour, February 2016 

Written by Marcia Johnson
Directed by Lynda Hill
In association with Theatre Direct

CAST 

Aiza Ntibarikure
Dayane Ntibarikure
Keren Roberts
Jaa Smith-Johnson
Binti
Gogo and Memory
Junie
Kwasi and Jeremiah

CREATIVE TEAM

Original Director: Ahdri Zhina Mandiela
Melanie McNeill: Set and Costume Designer
Dr. Anthony Guerra: Dance Consultant
Danielle Skene: Stage Manager

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Vision
(2015-2016)

Our 30th annual Vision Celebration Gala honoured gospel, blues and jazz queen Jackie Richardson with the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Achievement Award.

Otis Grant was awarded the Dr. Clarence Bayne Community Service Award.
Vladimir Alexis was awarded the Gloria Mitchell-Aleong Award
Briauna James was awarded the Victor Phillips Youth Award.

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She Said/He Said
(2016-2017)

April 13 – May 1, 2016. World Premier

Presented by the MAI (Montréal, arts interculturels)

Written by Anne-Marie Woods
Directed by Quincy Armorer

CAST 

Mariah Inger
Christian Paul
SHE
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CREATIVE TEAM

Set and Costume Designer: Elahe Marjovi
Lighting Designer: Eric Mongerson
Musical Arrangements: Rob Denton
Stage Manager: Danielle Skene
Assistant Director: Dayane Ntibarikure
Apprentice Stage Manager: Emlyn vanBruinswaart

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Discovery Series (2015-2016)

Presented May 16,2016 at the MAI

Written by Audrey Dwyer
Directed by Jon Lachlan Stewart

CAST

Andreas Apergis
Tyrone Benskin
Carolyn Fe
Kym Dominique-Ferguson
Alexandra Laferrière
Grace Gordon
James Thompson
Lawrence Gordon
Precy Cabigting
Mark Gordon
Julie Gordon
Christine

 CREATIVE TEAM

Stage Management: Danielle Skene