False Assumptions is an original play by local playwright Lawrence Aronovitch (currently Playwright in residence at the GCTC). Commissioned specifically to be presented by the Ottawa Theatre School’s 3rd year graduates (in association with Plosive Productions), it is a play about the life of Marie Curie. Read the full review.
Ex Cathedra, presented by Troupe de la Lune, is a story of trust, deceit, denial, and revisiting past relationships. Read the full review.
My assignment for the Extremely Short Play Festival was to write some extremely short reviews. So, here they are, in order of presentation:
Brian Friel’s Translations sees a small Irish town put upon by British soldiers who are there to create a new map of the area with anglicized names. Former resident of the town, Owen, has been hired by the Bristish to act as translator and facilitator for the job, putting him right in the middle of the ensuing conflict. Read the full review.