$5,810 Raised & 345km Pledged In Burnt Thicket’s Cycling Challenge

Posted on Oct 22, 2017 in Uncategorized | No Comments
$5,810 Raised & 345km Pledged In Burnt Thicket’s Cycling Challenge

You’ve given $5,810 so far! Your generosity has brought us 48% of the way to our goal of raising $12,000! ($20 per km cycled x 600km) On October 27-29 Jamie & Julie Popoff, together with friends of the company, will bike the total kilometers from Calgary to Saskatoon to pass the Burnt Thicket torch as […]

Christmas Presence coming Dec 9-10 to Saskatoon

Posted on Oct 13, 2017 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Christmas Presence coming Dec 9-10 to Saskatoon

A unique mashup of stories and songs that explores the incarnation with a messy but joyful hope. CHRISTMAS PRESENCE returns for its third year in Saskatoon, its first time as a Burnt Thicket production. Inspired by the annual tradition of Pacific Theatre. December 9, 2017 @ 7pm, Studio 914, 914 20th St W, Saskatoon December […]

Every Brilliant Thing announced as our 2018 production

Posted on Oct 13, 2017 in EVERY BRILLIANT THING | No Comments
Every Brilliant Thing announced as our 2018 production

Coming Fall of 2018: an original production of the smash hit EVERY BRILLIANT THING by Duncan Macmillan, with Jonny Donahoe. You’re seven years old. Mum’s in hospital. Dad says she’s ‘done something stupid’. She finds it hard to be happy. You start a list of everything that’s brilliant about the world. Everything worth living for. […]

Pass the Torch: Sponsor Burnt Thicket’s Cycling Challenge

Posted on Oct 11, 2017 in Uncategorized | One Comment
Pass the Torch: Sponsor Burnt Thicket’s Cycling Challenge

Burnt Thicket Theatre is moving to Saskatoon! On October 27-29 Jamie & Julie Popoff, together with friends of the company, will bike the total kilometers from Calgary to Saskatoon to pass the Burnt Thicket torch. They’ll be joined by our board president Andy Wilson, incoming artistic director Stephen Waldschmidt, his wife Kirsten and three kids, […]

Read what the critics are saying about We Are the Body

Posted on May 7, 2015 in WE ARE THE BODY | No Comments
Read what the critics are saying about We Are the Body

Critical Acclaim for We Are the Body

“FOUR STARS!”

“WE ARE THE BODY couldn’t be more relevant and unsettling.”

“McIver tears at the heartstrings.”

“Stephen Waldschmidt [directs] with such a creative hand.”

“Kooman’s writing is at its best… he gives his actors natural dialogue and authentic emotions.”

“McIver and Bratton… are so convincing in their multiple roles it is as if there were seven not three people in the cast.”

– Louis B. Hobson, Calgary Sun