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SMOKE (Write from the Hip Reading Series) - Toronto

NIGHTWOOD THEATRE'S GROUNDSWELL FESTIVAL

Come celebrate our season launch with an exciting gathering of artists and theatre­‐lovers. Enjoy social revelry and hear from Nightwood Theatre AD Kelly Thornton and the artists of the 2017‐18 main stage season. Meet the Write from the Hip playwrights and the participants of our new Young Innovators Program, and raise a glass to powerful theatre by women.

This year’s Groundswell Festival features readings from Nightwood’s 2016-­17 Write from the Hip playwrights. Facilitated by dramaturge and director, Andrea Donaldson, this year­long script development program supports emerging playwrights in completing a full play.

SYNOPSIS
Years after her assault, Aidan’s rapist appears seeking reconciliation. The smoke is thick and the town is burning. What will it take to put it out?

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 7:00PM, PWYC. Ernest Balmer Studio (The Historic Distillery District, 9 Trinity St., third floor, Studio #315).

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