Join Us for the Groundswell Festival this November!

Running November 10-17, our annual Groundswell Festival invites the audience to get creative, offering a six-day, interactive digital retreat to generate ideas and spotlight brand new works from our Write From The Hip playwright’s unit (WFTH). Inspired by the success of Nightwood’s Creatryx Writing Room, this season’s festival offers a unique opportunity for folks to hear selections of new plays from Anahita …

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Good Things To Do Opens This Monday!

Fall has freshly arrived and what better way to get into the spirit than with an inspiring theatre piece that centres care, coziness, imagination and gratitude? So with that, we can’t wait to share Rumble Theatre’s moving Good Things To Do with audiences next week! Conceived by Siminovitch Protégé Prize recipient Christine Quintana, in collaboration with Jessie Award-winning …

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Start the Season with Good Things To Do!

Nightwood is thrilled to launch our 2021-22 season with Rumble Theatre‘s imaginative and interactive online experience Good Things To Do. Blending an ethereal sonic landscape, solitary physical environment, and an unexpected use of technology, Good Things To Do invites participants to place themselves within a dreamscape in which they possess extraordinary powers. This wondrously immersive experience is a meditation …

Meet the Newest Members of Team Nightwood!

Nightwood is delighted to be welcoming two new team members to the coven over the next few months! Please join us in welcoming Nightwood’s Artistic Producer Associate Reva Lokhande and (as of October) the incoming Head of Development Erika Morey! Reva Lokhande (she/her) is an arts manager and advocator, artist, actor, and aspiring stage manager, producer and director. She …

Confronting Canada Day

In light of the deeply painful and disturbing discoveries being made at residential school sites across the country, many folks have been making alternate plans to forgo celebrations on July 1st and #CancelCanadaDay. This movement seeks to use this day to honour and recognize the truth of Canada’s history through reflection, atonement, accountability and action. For …

Catch The Stars of Mars in Orbit This Month!

We revelled in a smashing opening night launch of our annual Lawyer Show fundraiser production – The Stars of Mars, created by Ashley Botting (Second City) and Daniel Abrahamson (Musical Director, Boy Falls From The Sky)! With jaw-dropping, personalized illustrations of the cast by Michelle Tracey, inventive editing by Stream Stage Productions, lively sound design by Emily Porter, and inspired direction from Andrea Donaldson, Sedina Fiati (Assistant …

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