PAST PRODUCTIONS
AT THE ASPER CENTRE FOR THEATRE AND FILM
February 2009 - March 2014

January 31 – February 13, 2009 – The Blue Room presented by the 3rd year honours acting students,
senior special studies students, first year and second year production students

  February 16-21, 2009 – School for Contemporary Dancers Honours Program
Lighting for Dance Practicum and Recital

February 3 – 12, and 24 – 26 – Production I Student Labs

March 2 & 4 – Acting III General rehearsal labs

March 4 & 5 – U of W Collegiate Fashion Show Fundraiser

March 9, 11 & 12 – Acting III General Presentations

March 18th - “Real Thing Lecture Series”
Gemini Award winning documentary Filmmaker Andy Blique

March 30 – April 2 – “Pandemonium” presented by the Musical Theatre Program

April 17 – 27th Gearshifting Performance Works”      Website

May 1 – EMC, “The Actor Who Listens” public exercise

May 9 – Shoestring Players “Arrivals and Departures”.   Carol Shields Symposium

July 15- 27 – Winnipeg International Fringe Theatre Festival
UWinnipeg hosted 2 performance companies including our own.

July 15-27 – Henrik Ibsen’s A Doll’s House
presented by the UW Department of Theatre and Film

September 7 – 19     The Winter's Tale
Presented by TOM TOM THEATRE    

Sept 25 – Oct 4 2009    FEMFEST
presented by SARASVATI PRODUCTIONS     Website

November 11 - 14
CHROMOTOPE:
Eight Original Student Monologues

presented by our Honours Devised Theatre Class

November 24 - 28
DOCTOR FAUSTUS by Christopher Marlowe
presented by our Honours 4th Yr Performance Class
at the Gas Station Theatre

November 25 - 27
Grant Park High School

December 10
UN Human Rights Conference
Presented by the U of W Global College

January 29 – February 6, 2010
Caryl Churchill's VINEGAR TOM
Part of CHURCHILLFEST
presented by the UWinnipeg Department of Theatre and Film

February 19 – 21
SENSORY LIFE, INFINITE WORLD
Gearshifting Performance Works
Website

Friday, March 12, 12:30 - 1:30pm
The UW Theatre Department's Real Thing Lecture Series presents
a lunch-hour talk with
Govenor General Award-winnipeg Dramatist
KEVIN LORING

March 16 - 20
FRAGMENTS OF WHISPERS AND SECRETS
presented by our Honours Devised Theatre Class
in our new theatre at the
Asper Centre for Theatre and Film

March 30 - April 3
THE DIARY OF ANNE FRANK
Directed by Ann Hodges and adapted by Wendy Kesselman
presented by our Honours 4th Yr Performance Class
at the Gas Station Theatre

April 3 at 2:00 pm
4 Performances in 5 Languages
presented by foreign-language students
in room 1T24 of
The Asper Centre for Theatre and Film

April 8 - 18
NORTH MAIN GOTHIC by Carolyn Gray
Directed by Ardith Boxall
presented by Theatre Projects Manitoba

Website

April 17, Noon-5pm
Brenda Gorlick's YOUNGSTARS THEATRE MARATHON
A series of workshops in Acting, Dance, Voice, and Improv by Winnipeg Professionals
to be held in a number of studios.

April 21 - 23
8th Annual Manitoba Student Film Festival
presented by the UW Department of Theatre and Film
on campus at Eckhardt Grammatte Hall

May 12-14, 7:00 pm
May 12, The Odyssey: Scenes from Greek and Roman Theatre
May 13, 14, Brave New World
presented by Grant Park High School

May 19 - 22
Winnipeg Studio Theatre presents
Brenda Gorlick's YoungStars in
THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE Jr.

Youngstars Website

June 12 at 6pm, 9pm
Spanish Classical Dance Winnipeg presents
SPIRIT OF FLAMENCO

July 14 - 25
THE WINNIPEG INTERNATIONAL FRINGE THEATRE FESTIVAL
Our Theatre at the UW Asper Center for Theatre and Film will return as a Fringe venue this year!
The shows we will be hosting in 2010:

Juliet & Romeo
adapted and presented by
The University of Winnipeg Department of Theatre and Film

The Bike Trip
presented by Martin Dockery of New York

The Plank
an aerial dance performance
presented by Toronto's Femmes du Feu
Website

COMMEDIA!
presented by Winnipeg's Skyline Theatre

Fri-Sun, Aug 20-22
New Play Readings
presented by
The Manitoba Association of Playwrights
Website

Sept 2010
Hybrid Human
presented by Gearshifting Performance Works
In rehearsal at the Asper Centre for Theatre and Film
Performing at the Winnipeg Art Gallery
Website

Fri, Sept 17 2010
The Crisis at Oka Manitoba
presented by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Sept 25 - Oct 2, 2010
presented by Sarasvati Productions
Website

Oct 22, 2010
presented as part of Canada's History Lecture Series


November 24 - 28, 2010
AS YOU LIKE IT by William Shakespeare
Directed by Christopher Brauer
presented by our Honours 4th Yr Performance Class
at the Gas Station Theatre

Dec 6, 2010
A CLASS PUBLIC EXERCISE
Presented by performance students from our Acting III: General class.
Admission is free and open to the public.

February 1 - 5, 2011
August Strindberg's Ghost Sonata
Part of STRINDBERGFEST, MTC'S Master Playwright Festival
presented as a public exercise of our senior performance and produciton studnets
by the UWinnipeg Department of Theatre and Film

February 15 - 19, 2011
Sophie Treadwell's MACHINAL
presented as a public exercise of our 3rd year honours acting, and production students
by the UWinnipeg Department of Theatre and Film

REAL THING LECTURES
Our monthly speaker series presenting industry professionals
talking about their experiences in Theatre and Film
Admission is free and open to the public.
More Information

March 29 - April 2, 2011
Don Hannah's
WHILE WE'RE YOUNG
Directed by Andrey Tarasiuk and
presented as a public exercise of our 4th year honours acting
and production students
by the UWinnipeg Department of Theatre and Film

April 12-14, 2011
The Comedy of Errors
by William Shakespeare
Presented by SUCH STUFF PLAYERS

April 27, 2011
'M' Project Convocation
Presented by the Career Trek Program
'M' Project Website

April 21 - 23
9th Annual Manitoba Student Film Festival
presented by the UW Department of Theatre and Film
on campus at Eckhardt Grammatte Hall

May 2 - 7, 2011
THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY
SPELLING BEE
Presented by the Winnipeg Studio Theatre Junior Company

Website

May 11 - 13, 2011
TWELFTH NIGHT
Presented by Grant Park High School
Website

May 15, 2011
A Dance Recital by
AU SET BELLYDANCE EMPORIUM

Website

June 16 - 25, 2011
FORT MAC

by Marc Prescott
Presented by Théâtre Vice Versa Theatre
in both French and English performances.

July 8, 2011 - 8:00 pm
Contemporary Opera Lab presents an Evening of New Opera

presented by the Marcel A. Desautels Faculty of Music (U of M)

July 13 - 24
THE WINNIPEG INTERNATIONAL FRINGE THEATRE FESTIVAL
Our Theatre at the UW Asper Center for Theatre and Film will return as a Fringe venue this year!
The shows we will be hosting in 2011:

LUCKY 9
presented by
Big Sandwich Productions
Nelson, British Columbia
Website

BURSTING INTO FLAMES
presented by
Martin Dockery of New York
Website

OH, THAT WILY SNAKE!
presented by Concrete Drops
London, Ontario
Website

MY BROTHER SANG LIKE ROY ORBISON
presented by Randy Rutherford Presents
Los Angeles, California
Website

Sept. 17 - 24
FEMFEST 2011
presented by Sarasvatti Productions
A Festival of Plays and Events
by Women for Everyone
Website

Sept 25, 2011
A Dance Recital by
AU SET BELLYDANCE EMPORIUM

Website

Sept 27, 7:30 pm
A Fashion Show
Presented by MC College Group (Winnipeg)
Tickets: $10, Phone: 786-5081

Oct. 6 - 16
Three Sisters
by Anton Checkhov
in a new adaptation by Bruce McManus
presented by Theatre Projects Manitoba
and Zone41 Prouctions
Website

Oct 21 - 23, 2011
Industry Workshops
FILM TRAINING MANITOBA
Website

Oct 27, 2011
Connect with the Voice
GUEST ARTISTS:
Christine Duncan, Duncan Mercredi, Ahdri Zhina Mandiela
More Information

Nov 17 - 19, 2011
Building Bridges
A 3-day conference on the impacts of Indian Residential Schools
presented by The Winnipeg Aboriginal Film Festival
More Information

Nov 22 - 26, 2011
CYRANO DE BERGERAC
by Edmond Rostand adapted by Frank Langella
Directed by Rick Skene
at the Gas Station Theatre

Dec 8 - 10, 2011
IN THE CHAMBER: HOLIDAY SPECIAL
Featuring Ellen Peterson
and the Fu Fu Chi Chi Choir
presented by Theatre Projects Manitoba
Website

Dec 13 - 14, 2011
Winnipeg Studio Theatre presents
a STUDIOWORKS Fall Musical Theatre Intensive
Winnipeg Studio Website

Nov 30 - Dec 1, 2011
A Collection of Shakespearean Scenes
Presented by our 3rd Year Honours Acting Students

Mar 8, 2012
UW Collegiate Fashion Show

Feb 7 - 10, 2012
THE POSSIBILITIES
by Howard Barker
Directed by Christopher Braur


Tuesday Mar 27 - Saturday, Mar 31, 2012
OUR COUNTRY'S GOOD
by Timberlake Wertenbaker
Directed by Ardith Boxall
at the Gas Station Theatre


Saturday Mar 31, 2012 7:30-9:30 pm
GOODNIGHT DESDEMONA (GOOD MORNING JULIET)
This satirical comedy has won several major awards including the Governor General's Award for best play.
Presented by our senior BA performance students
Admission is Free and reservations are not required


Monday, Apr 2, 2012, 7:30-9:30 pm
TAKE OFF WITH US
A Collection of Contemporary Broadway Songs
Presented by our musical theatre students
Admission is Free and reservations are not required


Tuesday Apr3 2012, 8:00 - 8:45 pm
RED
An original solo performance conceived and performed by Rachel Smith and inspired by the multiple versions of the fairytale Little Red Riding Hood.
Admission is Free and reservations are not required


Tuesday, Apr 10, 2012 7:00-9:30 pm
Presented in Studio 0T10 at the Asper Centre for Theatre and Film,
400 Colony St., UW Campus, Entrance from Balmoral.
EIGHT FILM SCENES
These fully edited short films encompas scenes from a broad range of the film and television repertoir from comedy to drama.
Presented by our senior screen acting students
Admission is Free and reservations are not required


Apr 20-21, 8:00 pm & Apr 22 at 4:00 pm
INSPIRO
by Gearshifting Performance Works


Apr 25-27, at Eckhardt Grammatte Hall on the main campus.
UNIVERSITY OF WINNIPEG 10th ANNUAL STUDENT FILM FESTIVAL
an exhibition of works by students from across the proviince and beyond sponsored by the UW Department of Theatre and Film.


Apr 27 - May 13, 2012.
EDEN
by Sarasvati Productions.


May 16-18, 2012 nightly 7:00 pm
HIDEOUS PROGENY
presented by Grant Park High School


May 27, 2012 at 2:00 pm
SHAM EL NESSIM
A Spring Recital by Au Set Belly Dance Emporium
Tickets: $12


May 31 - June 2, 2012, 8 pm nightly
2 Shows:
May 31 Sargeant and Victor
June 1, 2 The Island

presented by NUNA NOW
Tickets: $15, $10 students at the door only.


June 5 - 6, 2012, 8 pm nightly
An Eventing of Operatic Scenes
presented by the University of Manitoba
Marcel A. Desautels Faculty of Music
tickets at the door


July 13 - 24
THE WINNIPEG INTERNATIONAL FRINGE THEATRE FESTIVAL
Our Theatre at the UW Asper Center for Theatre and Film will return as a Fringe venue this year!
The shows we will be hosting in 2012:

  • BURSTING INTO FLAMES
    presented by
    Martin Dockery of New York
    Website

  • MINDING DAD
    presented by RIBBITREPUBLIC
    Calgary, AB

  • AIRSHIP
    presented by Femmes du Feu
    Toronto, ON


Sept. 15 - 22
FEMFEST 2012
presented by Sarasvatti Productions

A Festival of Plays and Events
by Women for Everyone
Website


September 27, 2012
At Home / Chez Soi Homeless Project
presented by The University of Winnipeg
Institute of Urban Studies


September 25, 2012
A Fashion Show showcasing student work
presented by Mc College


September 27, 2012
Mennonites and Human Rights
presented by The University of Winnipeg
Department of Mennonite Studies


November 14-17, 2012
APORIA:
An Evening of Solo Performances

presented by The University of Winnipeg
Devised Theatre Class


November 27-December 1, 2012
At the Gas Station Theatre, 445 River at Osborne
THE WHOLE NINTH FLOOR
presented by The University of Winnipeg
SENIOR PERFORMANCE AND PRODUCTION STUDENTS


November 29, 2012
A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM
presented by The University of Winnipeg
ACTING III: Honours ACTING Class


December 9, 2012
Fit First Season III - closed shoot
Animiki See Digital Productions


Dec 16, 2012
A HIGHLAND FAMILY CHRISTMAS
presented by the Susan French School of Highland Dance


Feb 12 - 16, 2013
SEVEN DOORS
by Botho Strauss, Trans, Jeremy Sans
Directed by Christopher Brauer


Mar 20 - 23, 2013
A Devised Theatre Ensemble Performance
presented by The University of Winnipeg
Devised Theatre Class


Apr 2 - 6, 2013
St Carmen of the Main
by Michel Tremblay, trans. John Van Burek
Directed by Andrey Tarasiuk


Apr 5, 2013
A Murder is Announced
performed by our Acting III: General theatre


Apr 30 - May 3, 2013
The Surge
Presented by:
Grant Park High School


May 1 - 3, 2013 at Eckhardt Grammatte Hall on the main campus.
UNIVERSITY OF WINNIPEG 10th ANNUAL STUDENT FILM FESTIVAL
an exhibition of works by students from across the proviince and beyond
sponsored by the UW Department of Theatre and Film.


May 16 - 26, 2013
The World Premier of
JAIL BABY

by Hope McIntyre and Cairn Moore
Presented by Sarasvati Productions
Tickets: www.sarasvati.ca or call (204) 586-2236


May 30 - June 1, 2013
"13"
by Jason Robert Brown
Presented by Winnipeg Studio Theatre as part of the summer Studioworks program
Tickets: Winnipeg Studio Theatre or call (204)895-3353


June 8-9, 2013
Seusical: The Musical Jr. &
Once on This Island Jr.

Presented by Junior Musical Theatre Co
Tickets and Contacts


June 21-22, 2013
"L"
An Original Work from Winnipeg's newest dance company
Evolve Dance Company
Not Recommended for children under 14


June 27-30, 2013
The Moving Gallery: Beyond Survival
A Multimedia performance explorin gthe stories of the second general of residential school survivals. Using dance, media and theatre this piece, created by the youth performers involved, is a beautifyl form of visual poetic examination of an important and topical subject.

Tickets: redroverent@gmail.com
Students with ID: $12 advance, $15 at the door
General: $15 advance, $20 at the door.


THE 2013 WINNIPEG INTERNATIONAL FRINGE THEATRE FESTIVAL
Our Theatre at the UW Asper Center for Theatre and Film will return as a Fringe venue this year!
The shows we will be hosting in 2013:

  • TIL DEATH
    presented by
    Monster Theatre
    Vancouver, BC
    Website

  • MATCHSTICK
    Presented by
    Theatre Howl Saskatoon, SK
    Website

  • THE MOVING PICTURE GALLERY: BEYOND SURVIVAL
    presented by The Urgan Indigenous Theatre Co and Red Rover Productions
    Winnipeg, MB


Sept 5-7, 2013
HYPER_

An Original Work by Freya Björg Olafson
With the support of núna (now), Intermedia artist Freya Björg Olafson presents the world premiere of HYPER_. This new work exploits the dimensionality of the performers body in relationship to the immersive screen, moving seamlessly between 3D and 2D representations of corporeality


Sept 14-21, 2013
FEMFEST 2013
Presented By: Sarasvàti Productions
LIFE CHANGING THEATRE written by Women for Everyone!
Performance times vary - consult the links above for details.


Oct 3-13, 2013
THE MISER OF MIDDLEGATE
presented bY Theatre Projects Manitoba and Zone 41
as part of UWinnipeg Artsfest 2013


Sept 24, 2013
McCOLLEGE FASHION SHOW
Original Work by McCollege Winnipeg's Graduating Students
Tickets: $20. Call (204) 786-5081 for information.


Nov 8 - 9, 2013
STRIPPED DOWN HAMLET
presented by Shakespeare in the Ruins
Tickets: $15, UW Students/Children: $10.


Nov 14, 2013
TOAST AND SCRAMBLE
presented by UW Improv


Dec 5, 2013, 2013
A HOLIDAY READING
presented by Theatre by the River


Jan 9, 2014
When the World was Flat
FIRST PRIVATE SCREENING
of a film by Jonathan Lawrence


Jan 26, 2014
Miracle on South Division Street
Preview Dress Performance
for the regional tour production
presented by the Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre


Feb 11 - 15, 2014
THE POWER OF YES
by David Hare
a UWinnipeg Department of Theatre and Film
public exercise performance
presented by our 3rd Year Honours Class


Feb 27 - Mar 9, 2014
SARGEANT AND VICTOR & ME
an original play Written and Performed by
Debbie Patterson
presented by Theatre Projects Manitoba


Mar 20, 2014
THE DUMB WAITER
by Harold Pinter
directed by Brittany Sulyuma
as a Directing public exercise
presented by the UWinnipeg Department of Theatre and Film


Mar 29, 2014
TOP GIRLS
by Caryl Churchill
a public exercise performance
by our 3rd Year General Performance students
presented by the UWinnipeg Department of Theatre and Film


Mar 7 at 4, 2014 & 8pm
International Women’s Week Cabaret of Monologues – Superwomen!
presented by Sarasvati Productions



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