|Gina Paradis (WODL President), Bruce Pitkin,|
and Yvonne Korince (WODL Festival Chair)
At opening night of the Western Ontario Drama
League Festival in Owen Sound.
Photo by Denis Langlois of
the Owen Sound Sun Times
- The New York Times looked at how theatres are handling harassment
- Emma Mackenzie Hillier, a former member of our Board of Directors, shared her experience with harassment in theatre
- Meanwhile, Canadian Actors Equity Association has published the results of their survey on Safe and Respectful Workplaces
- As theatres try to make the theatre-going experience more “parent-friendly”, Lyn Gardner wonders whether theatres are giving the same consideration to their artists
- From Theater Wit: “Why I always want the playwright in the room” – and not just at the first production
- From HowlRound: Has crowdfunding become a co-opted model that has reached its tipping point?
- Congratulations to John Storey of Markham, recipient of our Michael Spence Award for Contribution to Community Theatre
- Celebrating World Theatre Day