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TALENT BRIDGE: A MANITOBA THEATRE CONNECTIONS SYMPOSIUM
September 12, 2022 - September 16, 2022
Winnipeg Studio Theatre Presents Our Inaugural
A MANITOBA THEATRE CONNECTIONS SYMPOSIUM
Seeking new Manitoba Performers
Successful candidates will participate in multiple FREE workshops led by Winnipeg’s Artistic Directors, taught in their own venues. A tour of the venue will also be provided.
Kimberley Rampersad, Artistic Associate of the Shaw Festival Theatre will join us as a guest speaker and participate in a Q&A.
Ongoing monologue coaching will occur throughout the week with local directors, building to a final showcase for an invited audience of local professionals including our Artistic Directors as well as freelance directors, artists, and educators.
Following the showcase, WST will host a reception to facilitate networking opportunities and a celebration of the week’s work.
Priority will be given to those artists who have not yet had a chance to make a connection with our local Artistic Directors.
If there is a potential barrier that might prevent you from applying, we encourage you to let us know so we can work with you to find a solution.
All submissions from graduates are encouraged regardless of age, disability, ethno-cultural identity, gender, or any other basis.
Erin McGrath – Winnipeg Studio Theatre
Kelly Thornton – Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre
Pablo Felices – Luna – Manitoba Theatre For Young People
Rodrigo Beilfuss – Shakespeare In The Ruins
Suzie Martin – Theatre Projects Manitoba
Thomas Morgan Jones – Prairie Theatre Exchange
Guest Speaker Kimberley Rampersad, Artistic Associate Shaw Festival Theatre
Contact WST’s Artistic Director, Erin McGrath with any questions.
*Please note, the daily schedule is TBD but participants should anticipate being required for full days for the duration of the symposium.