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Wordfest & ATP Present Word Play

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Memorial Park Library, 2nd Floor

1221 2nd Street SW

Calgary, Alberta T2R 0W5

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Word Play takes you behind the scenes in the making of a new Canadian play. Join us for a stage reading of excerpts from five new scripts in development by members of Alberta Theatre Projects’ Playwrights Unit. Plus enjoy a post-show conversation with the playwrights moderated by local playwright and ATP Playwrights Unit Director Meg Braem.

Word Play will feature:

Cowgirl Up! by Anna Chatterton (Hamilton)

WROL: Without Rule of Law by Michaela Jeffery (Calgary)

Un-Dressed by Louise Casemore

The Odd Women of Sunalta by David van Belle & Kris Demeanor

Our Fathers, Sons, Lovers, and Little Brothers by Makambe K. Simamba

Word Play features performances by some of Calgary’s favourite actors including: Kira Bradley, Ellen Close, Braden Griffiths, Michael Tan, Ayla Stephen, Anna Cummer, Louise Casemore and Sarah Wheeldon, with direction and dramaturgy by Laurel Green and Valerie Planche.

Alberta Theatre Projects is a national leader in the creation and development of new Canadian plays, and has been a home to playwrights for 46 years. The ATP Playwrights Unit nurtures artists both locally and nationally, bringing together new perspectives and approaches to creation. To find out more please visit: atplive.com/who-we-are/playwrights-unit/

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1221 2nd Street SW

Calgary, Alberta T2R 0W5

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