Audition announcement – “Glory Dazed”

The Waterworks Company (, an independent theatre company devoted to bringing hard-hitting new writing to Montreal’s Sud-Ouest, is holding auditions for “GLORY DAZED” by Cat Jones, opening 31 July at the Centre culturel Georges-Vanier in Little Burgundy. We’re looking for 2 male actors (both male characters aged 25-35) 2 female actors (characters aged 25-35 and 18-25). The … Continue reading

A small delay…

For those of you waiting with bated breath for The Waterworks Company’s next show, “Glory Dazed”, originally scheduled to open on May Day, it’s been postponed but **HAVE NO FEAR** will open on 31 July, 2014 at the Centre culturel Georges Vanier in Little Burgundy. See you there in the summer (yes, there will be … Continue reading

Thank you!

A big thank you to everyone who came out for “Gidion’s Knot”, this weekend and last! I hope that it was as thrilling and moving an experience for you as it was for me and the cast and crew. For The Waterworks Company, it’s the first step in a new and ever-evolving business model. I’m … Continue reading

Who’s to blame?

Abby Elizabeth Schachter reviews and dissects “Gidion’s Knot” at Hats off to Ms. Schachter for not only reviewing the play, but taking on the context and ideas of the play in a quite sweeping way! Myself, I’m not so sure the play is so uniformly on the side of seeing the educational system as … Continue reading

What do you think children are?

“Gidion’s Knot” opens tonight. Johnna Adams’ tight and tense 75-minute drama pits Corryn (Sherry Chen) against 5th-grade teacher Heather (Tara Bissett) in a mutual cross-examination of the circumstances around 11-year old Gidion’s suicide. Gidion remains a mute, inscrutable presence, even to those who are charged with raising and educating him- was he a bully, a … Continue reading