North Main Gothic by Carolyn Gray
April 8th – 18th, 2010
University of Winnipeg Canwest Centre for Theatre and Film • 400 Colony
From the writer of TPM’s smash hit The Elmwood Visitation…
A darksome fairytale of class warfare and government machinations played out below the hotel bars and pawnshops of Winnipeg’s Main Street strip. In a VLT filled labyrinth of uncertain origin Winnipeg’s problem gamblers seek freedom from those who control them; but one man – middle manager Ian Trelkovsky – enters seeking justice and his missing blackberry.
The all Winnipeg cast features: Graham Ashmore as Joe Strong, Rod Beilfuss as Robe, Eric Blais as Ian Trelkovsky, Krista Jackson as Janice Brook, Alicia Johnston as Lisa Pancharek & Monique Marker as Stella Dupree
The all Winnipeg Design team features: Hugh Conacher: Scenography and Lighting, Wanda Farian: Costumes, Mike Wright: Sound, Fight Director: Rick Skene
Our community partner for North Main Gothic is the Winnipeg Arts Council. WAC’s New Creations Fund supports creativity in Winnipeg by encouraging the development and production of major innovative works – something TPM has taken pride in for 20 years.
Our Production Sponsor for North Main Gothic is The Assiniboine Credit Union, Our Talk Back sponsor is Taylor McCaffrey LLP. Our Media Sponsor is the Winnipeg Free Press