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Monday, August 23, 2021

See Her Story | I Am William Teaser by Stratford Festival

I AM WILLIAM HER BROTHER'S NO SHAKEPEARE – BUT SHE SURE IS August 10 - September 12, 2021 Margaret Shakespeare has a dazzling talent for writing, which she yearns to put to serious use. B…

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Saturday, August 21, 2021

The Digital Meighen Forum | Meet the Festival ft. Martha Henry, Lucy Peacock and Mamie Zwettler by Stratford Festival

Welcome to this week's Meet the Festival, with guests Martha Henry, Lucy Peacock and Mamie Zwettler, hosted by Lois Adamson. In this fun and informal digital Q&A sessions, they discuss this …

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Thursday, August 19, 2021

The Digital Meighen Forum | Peer into the Playbill | The Original Rez Sisters by Stratford Festival

Cast members from the original 1986 production of Tomson Highway’s The Rez Sisters recall their experiences of workshopping and premièring the play. Featuring: Sally Singal, Anne Anglin,…

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The Digital Meighen Forum | Uprising Series | The Wonder: A Woman Keeps a Secret by Stratford Festival

Hannah Rittner talks about the play and the extraordinary female playwright and actress of the 18th century English stage. Her guest is Roberta Barker Associate Professor of Theatre Studies,…

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Wednesday, August 18, 2021

R + J Behind the Scenes | Stratford Festival 2021 by Stratford Festival

Enjoy some behind the scenes of this year's production of R+J, which has been produced in collaboration with Why Not Theatre. They say that love is blind – and with blindness comes the fr…

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The Digital Meighen Forum | Showstarters ft. R + J by Stratford Festival

Director Ravi Jain and assistant director Christine Horne discuss their groundbreaking – and uniquely inclusive – reinvention of Shakespeare’s famous love story. R + J has been produce…

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The Digital Meighen Forum | Uprising Series | Courage to Right a Woman's Wrongs by Stratford Festival

Hannah Rittner talks about the play and the extraordinary female playwright of the Spanish Golden Age. Her guest is Robin Kello of the UCLA Working Group who translated the play in to Englis…

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Saturday, August 14, 2021

The Digital Meighen Forum | Meet the Festival ft. Jani Lauzon and Brefny Caribou by Stratford Festival

Welcome to this week's Meet the Festival, with guests Jani Lauzon and Brefny Caribou, hosted by Stephanie Johns. In this fun and informal digital Q&A sessions, they discuss this year's produ…

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Saturday, August 7, 2021

The Digital Meighen Forum | Meet the Festival ft. Gabriel Antonacci and Jacob MacInnis by Stratford Festival

Welcome to this week's Meet the Festival, with guests Gabriel Antonacci and Jacob MacInnis, hosted by Lois Adamson. In this fun and informal digital Q&A sessions, they discuss the Play On! C…

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Saturday, July 31, 2021

The Digital Meighen Forum | Meet the Festival ft. Trish Lindström and André Sills by Stratford Festival

Welcome to this week's Meet the Festival, with guests Trish Lindström and André Sills, hosted by Stephanie Johns. In this fun and informal digital Q&A sessions, they discuss this year's pr…

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Friday, July 30, 2021

CHILD-ish, created by Sunny Drake [CC] by Stratford Festival

Welcome to the Stratford Festival’s Live Viewing Party of CHILD-ish, by Sunny Drake. What would the world be like if we let ourselves be a bit more childish? In CHILD-ish, a dynamite cast…

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LIVE VIEWING PARTY: Introduction by Artistic Director Antoni Cimolino [CC] by Stratford Festival

Welcome to the Stratford Festival’s Live Viewing Party of CHILD-ish, by Sunny Drake. What would the world be like if we let ourselves be a bit more childish? In CHILD-ish, a dynamite cast…

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Tuesday, July 27, 2021

CHILD-ish, created by Sunny Drake | Trailer by Stratford Festival

What would the world be like if we let ourselves be a bit more childish? In CHILD-ish, a dynamite cast of adult actors speak children’s exact words about love, life and the world. Instead …

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Saturday, July 24, 2021

LIVE VIEWING PARTY: CHILD-ish, created by Sunny Drake by Stratford Festival

Welcome to the Stratford Festival’s Live Viewing Party of CHILD-ish, by Sunny Drake. [FOR CAPTIONS, CLICK VIDEO LINKS BELOW] What would the world be like if we let ourselves be a bit more…

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The Digital Meighen Forum | Meet the Festival ft. Evangelia Kambites and Thom Allison by Stratford Festival

Welcome to this week's Meet the Festival, with guests Evangelia Kambites and Thom Allison, hosted by Stephanie Johns. In this fun and informal digital Q&A sessions, they discuss the You Can'…

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Thursday, July 22, 2021

LIVE VIEWING PARTY: Introduction by Artistic Director Antoni Cimolino [CC] by Stratford Festival

Welcome to the Stratford Festival’s Live Viewing Party of The Chain, part of the new works from across Canada series at [email protected] Tullio Testa is a landscape contractor anxious to p…

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The Chain [CC] by Stratford Festival

Welcome to the Stratford Festival’s Live Viewing Party of The Chain, part of the new works from across Canada series at [email protected] Tullio Testa is a landscape contractor anxious to p…

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Saturday, July 17, 2021

LIVE VIEWING PARTY: The Chain by Stratford Festival

Welcome to the Stratford Festival’s Live Viewing Party of The Chain, part of the new works from across Canada series at [email protected] [FOR CAPTIONS, CLICK VIDEO LINKS BELOW] Tullio Tes…

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The Digital Meighen Forum | Meet the Festival ft. Vanessa Sears and Marcus Nance by Stratford Festival

Welcome to this week's Meet the Festival, with guests Vanessa Sears and Marcus Nance. In this fun and informal digital Q&A sessions, they discuss the Why We Tell The Story Cabaret. WHY WE T…

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Tuesday, July 13, 2021

The Digital Meighen Forum | Showstarters ft. You Can't Stop the Beat Cabaret by Stratford Festival

Thom Allison discusses his cabaret-style homage to musical theatre and its power to raise our spirits in even the darkest times. Whether you'll be seeing shows in person or virtually, dig d…

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The Digital Meighen Forum | Showstarters ft. Finally There's Sun Cabaret by Stratford Festival

Sara Farb and Steve Ross prepare you for their “cabaret for pandemic times,” a musical celebration of the spirit of resilience. Whether you'll be seeing shows in person or virtually, di…

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The Digital Meighen Forum | Showstarters ft. Play On! Cabaret by Stratford Festival

Robert Markus, Julia Nish-Lapidus and James Wallis tell you about their cabaret’s exploration of Shakespeare’s sometimes surprising influence on pop music. Whether you'll be seeing show…

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The Digital Meighen Forum | Showstarters ft. Why We Tell the Story Cabaret by Stratford Festival

Marcus Nance introduces you to his cabaret celebration of Black poetry and African-American musical theatre. Whether you'll be seeing shows in person or virtually, dig deeper into our seaso…

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The Digital Meighen Forum | Showstarters ft. Three Tall Women by Stratford Festival

Director Diana Leblanc, actor Martha Henry and designer Francesca Callow share their insights into Edward Albee’s Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece, a deeply personal meditation on the hu…

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The Digital Meighen Forum | Showstarters ft. Freedom Cabaret by Stratford Festival

Joined by acclaimed poet George Elliot Clarke, Beau Dixon shares his thoughts on his cabaret tracing the history of Black music and its enduring legacy in what we listen to today. Whether y…

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The Digital Meighen Forum | Showstarters ft. The Rez Sisters by Stratford Festival

Tomson Highway’s story of women with big dreams in a challenging world endures as a seminal work of Indigenous drama. Director Jessica Carmichael and designer Sophie Tang discuss their new…

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The Digital Meighen Forum | Showstarters ft. Serving Elizabeth by Stratford Festival

Director Kimberley Rampersad, playwright Marcia Johnson and dramaturg Mũkonzi Mũsyoki discuss this compelling contemporary drama, inspired by a royal visit in 1952 – and its depiction in…

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The Digital Meighen Forum | Showstarters ft. A Midsummer Night's Dream by Stratford Festival

Director Peter Pasyk and sound designer and composer Reza Jacobs discuss Shakespeare’s great comedy of dreaming and desire, staged for our pandemic-era times as “a celebration of the ima…

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The Digital Meighen Forum | Showstarters ft. I Am William by Stratford Festival

Discover Shakespeare as you’ve never seen her before, as director Esther Jun joins dramaturg Kamana Ntibarikure in a discussion of this engaging musical drama for all ages. Whether you'll…

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Saturday, July 10, 2021

The Digital Meighen Forum | Meet the Festival ft. Nora Polley and Christine Schindler by Stratford Festival

Welcome to this season's first Meet the Festival, with guests Nora Polley and Christine Schindler. In this fun and informal digital Q&A sessions, they discuss working with our extensive Arch…

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LIVE VIEWING PARTY: The Stratford Adventure by Stratford Festival

Welcome to the Stratford Festival’s Live Viewing Party of The Stratford Adventure, the 1954 Oscar-nominated film from the National Film Board of Canada. [FOR CAPTIONS, CLICK VIDEO LINKS BE…

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