Red Earth Opens on Wednesday May 8th!

Red Earth Play Prod collage

We’re so excited to show you pics of the Red Earth set!

Photo credits: Kristian Jordan.

Dream Team: Written by Rick Chafe and Kristian Jordan. Directed by Andraea Sartison. Assistant Directed by Ross McMillan. Illustration by GMB Chomichuk. Set/Costumes/Props by Daina Leitold. Projection by Matthew Waddell. Animation by Laura Anzola. Lights by Itai Erdal. Sound by jaymez. Featuring Gwendolyn Collins, Dutchess Cayetano, Toby Hughes and Alicia Johnson. Stage Managed by Jane Buttner. Technical Direction by James Thurmeier. Design Menotor: Brian Perchaluk.

Presented by TPM with generous support by PTE. Plus many more beautiful contributors and mentors on both this iteration and the last 5 years.

Red Earth Special Events!

There are a number of special events associated with Red Earth:

Opening Night – SOLD OUT!
Wednesday, May 8th, 8:00pm, PTE

The culmination of 5 years of hard work: A special evening with reception afterwards.

Red Earth Book Launch
Saturday, May 11th, 6:00pm, PTE Lobby

Hosted by Alchemical Press in association with One Trunk Theatre and McNally Robinson, this book launch invites the comic/graphic novel and literary communities to come together at Prairie Theatre Exchange for the official launch of the Red Earth graphic novel, created as a companion pieces to the world premiere of the play Red Earth. Meet with the novels creators and learn about the process used to devise the companion pieces. The launch features signing opportunities and a private party with the artists prior to seeing the show.

Industry Night
Thursday, May 9th 8:00pm at PTE

A mix and mingle for artists and theatre lovers alike! An opportunity for the creative communities behind Red Earth to come together. The show will be followed by a talk back about the creative process featuring co-artistic-leads Gmb Chomichuk and Andraea Sartison.

The evening will also include a gallery display from local comic artists, to show the depth and breadth of this industry in Winnipeg. The gallery can be enjoyed post show and at intermission, and the participating artists will be available to meet and greet.

Tickets available at, each ticket includes entry to the show and a copy its companion piece – a new graphic novel.

Mother’s Day Special
Sunday, May 12th 2:00pm at PTE

Bring your Mom, 2 for 1 tickets for Mother’s Day!

Spend some quality time with your mom – take her to Red Earth!

Tickets available at, each ticket includes entry to the show and a copy its companion piece – a new graphic novel.

Stay tuned for more special events next week including Student Night and a “Pay what you decide” performance!