Keith Barker’s script contains moments of unparalleled beauty wrapped in a cloak of anguish.
Persephone could not have put together a better show to capture the spirit of Christmas. It is at once fun and heartwarming, and the audience danced out of the theatre.
The Full Monty is the first musical production of the 60th season of the Saskatoon Summer Players (SSP), and it promises to strip down to the bare essentials — both literally and figuratively. The show runs from Nov. 13 to 16 at the Broadway Theatre. Lorna Batycki, the show’s director, says “it’s very much about […]
A love story is always fascinating to watch, but a true love story that lands in the middle of a pandemic and a war seems wild to consider. Matthew MacKenzie and Mariya Khomutova capture the playfulness of new love and infuse humour into tragic events.
The opening show of Persephone Theatre’s 2023/2024 season is a perfect example of how live theatre can simultaneously be hilarious and heartbreaking.
Profanity, humour, and shock combine to bring this strange but incredible story to life.
This ethereal story is a haunting and humorous tale both raw and heartwarming that does not fail to astound and should not be missed.
Iago Speaks is a resounding success, and work of the actors, playwright, director, and all production team prove that there is an expanse beyond Shakespearean classics that can be explored.
The performances of Kent Allen, Abbey Theissen, and Blaine Hart brought a fabulous script to life.
Bobby Williston is a high school English Language Arts teacher and an all-around theatre and literature nerd from Saskatoon, Sask.