THE COMPANY THEATRE BLOG

The Road to Jerusalem – Designing Rooster’s Forest

“The forest is a haven for some of our characters, but for the general public it’s a wasteland, a dumping ground.” Set designer Nick Blais is speaking about the backdrop for Jerusalem. The play takes place in a wooded area in the British countryside, where Johnny “Rooster” Byron squats in an old, dilapidated trailer. Blais…

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Bringing My Show to Edinburgh

  It’s midway through the festival. I’ve performed my show maybe fifteen times, and I won’t have a break for a while. I’m alone, it’s cold, and I’m standing near my venue holding flyers with my face on them. I’m trying to charmingly entice strangers into talking to me, taking a flyer, and coming to…

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CASTING ANNOUNCEMENT – “Domesticated”

Paul Gross & Martha Burns On Stage Together It is our absolute pleasure to announce that Canadian film and television star, Paul Gross will be returning to his theatre roots to perform in our fall co-production of Domesticated with Canadian Stage, playing November 17th until December 13th at The Berkeley Street Theatre. Paul will play…

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Get To Know The Cast of ‘Belleville’

Belleville rehearsals are under way! But there’s still a couple of weeks until performances begin. Why not pass the time by getting to know our cast better by watching some of their previous performances? Our talented and accomplished cast have many credits to choose from, so we’ve helped you narrow your choice down by suggesting…

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Alan Doyle & Friends Rock The Virgin Mobile Mod Club In Our Honour

On Monday, March 10th we were honoured to have the great Alan Doyle headline our fundraising concert for our upcoming production of Belleville by Amy Herzog.  Alan was joined by some of the hottest talent Newfoundland has to offer, including Barry Canning, Damnhnait Doyle & The Heartbroken, Kendel Carson, Patrick Boyle, and Greg Hawco.  A few…

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