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Dead Plays III

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  Forerunner Playwright’s Theatre presents Dead Plays, an evening of abandoned work and cut scenes by Shakespeare by the Sea, Zuppa Theatre, David Overton, Natasha MacLellan, Jeremy Webb & Jackie Torrens. Thursday April… Continue reading

Ms Right Now attracting attention

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Sold out opening night and lots of great press! Check us out in the Chronicle Herald, The Cape Breton Post, Arts East and The Coast. Modern love story plays out on screen, stage,… Continue reading

Ms Right Now

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Plutonium Playhouse presents a Forerunner Playwrights’ Theatre premiere production of MS. RIGHT NOW by Natasha MacLellan MS. RIGHT NOW tells the story of Alison, a studious second year law student, who looks forward… Continue reading

SHORTS: An Evening of Short Stories Out Loud

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As the weather gets cooler and we spend more time inside, Forerunner Playwrights’ Theatre presents a relaxing and engaging way to spend the evening.  Come join as at the beautiful Wright House as we… Continue reading

NAKED takes Bronze!!

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Lisa Rose Snow’s NAKED won the Bronze Medal in The Coast’s Annual Best Of! NAKED premiered as a 25 minute play in the 2011 Atlantic Fringe Festival and an expanded version was part… Continue reading

Dead Plays II

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Just in time for Hallowe’en, Forerunner Playwrights Theatre will celebrate the dead and let them walk among us again–dead plays that is. Come enjoy selections by local playwrights and screen writers. Beginnings, monologues… Continue reading

In The Valley wins awards!

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Our big little Fringe play won some awards! We got Fringe Hit for our venue (Plutonium Playhouse) AND Outstanding Performance by an actress- Samantha Wilson!! Congrats to all, namely: the cast which included… Continue reading

Sunnyside goes to Parrsboro

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Join us this September in beautiful Parrsboro for ‘Sunnyside Cafe’ by Pam Calabrese MacLean. This Forerunner Playwrights’ Theatre production originally played at the 2009 Atlantic Fringe Festival to critical acclaim, and earned actress Sherry… Continue reading

In the Valley

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Forerunner Playwrights’ Theatre presents the world premiere of ‘In The Valley’ by Natasha MacLellan Theresa spent a long and lonely winter obsessing over her ex-boyfriend and everything that went wrong. However, she thinks… Continue reading

Naked in the Queer Acts Festival

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Halifax Pride’s 3rd annual QUEER ACTS Theatre Festival is your source for high-quality queer themed theatre. With four fantastic shows by local and out-of-town artists at two great venues, you can count on… Continue reading