Monthly Archives: November 2008

Nothing Lost in Translation

Nothing Lost In Translation Uptown, November 6th, 2008 French-language playwright Marc Prescott’s Encore is adapted in English – and it’s still every bit as moving A- Relatively unknown by anglophone theatre audiences in Manitoba, Winnipegger Marc Prescott is nonetheless an award-winning French-language playwright, actor and director. Theatre Projects Manitoba is attempting to change this dichotomy […]

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Can I get an Encore?

Can I get an encore? Theatre Projects Manitoba kicks off their season with a crowd-pleasing play by a bad boy playwright Brittany Thiessen, The Uniter Uniter preview The English-language debut of a play by the self-proclaimed “bad boy of Franco-Manitoban theatre” kicks off Theatre Projects Manitoba’s season this week. Written by Marc Prescott, Encore is […]

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Love, From Rapture to Rupture

Love, From Rapture to Rupture by Kevin Prokosh from the Winnipeg Free Press – Nov 1, 2008 It’s taken 83 years for a locally written Cercle Molière play to be translated for the mainstream English theatre audience. That’s a pity, given that Encore, the first script imported from St. Boniface to downtown Winnipeg, turns out […]

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