The 50+ Festival presents
STELLAR! New Theatre Works from ACT II STUDIO
This year, the 50+ Festival brings you a taste of theatre!
The Estelle Craig ACT II STUDIO is unveiling three Stella Award-winning plays* and their latest social action theatre creation. The program is also offering a special hands-on workshop in creating theatre. This weekend of theatre is not to be missed.
The Estelle Craig ACT II STUDIO is part of Programs for 50+ and Community Engagement at Ryerson University’s G. Raymond Chang School of Continuing Education. This theatre program and creative drama centre provides adults 50 and older with a positive, supportive community in which they can learn, create, and perform.
*The Stella Award recognizes older adult playwrights participating in The Chang School’s Programs for 50+ and Community Engagement.
Engage in social action theatre
The Social Action Theatre Project by Simon Malbogat
Experience stories of modern challenges developed with Forum Theatre techniques used worldwide to inspire understanding, social action, and change.
Enjoy our Stella Award winners
Joyce and Florence by Pat Cochrane
Two homeless seniors living in a city park make life choices.
The Argument by Rhona Bennett
Smart, ambitious spouses discover irreconcilable differences as time passes.
The Seven Deadly Sins by Cathy Shilton
The Seven Deadly Sins’ brand is losing ground. Can its marketing agency restore the Sins’ former glory?
Get a hands-on theatre experience
Creating Theatre Workshop
Create theatre from scratch the way actors do. Play. Learn. Have fun.
Friday, May 31 | 11:00 a.m.
Saturday, June 1 | 11:00 a.m.
Friday, May 31 | 2:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.
Saturday June 1 | 2:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.
Aki Studio, Daniels Spectrum (main floor), 585 Dundas Street EastBuy your tickets today!
For more information, contact us:
Phone: 416.979.5000, ext. 4569
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