NTPL Play Reading Series Returns This May!

NTPL Play Reading Series Presents: Collected Stories by Donald Margulies Thursday, May 12th, 7:00 pm sharp D.A. Jones Branch, Beeton Discussion and Refreshments to follow the Reading For information or to register call 905-729-3726 Play Synopsis The conflict between the established artist and adulatory fan who becomes a protégé, disciple, colleague and friend – and finally threatening rival – is one of those great topics… It resurfaces in Donald Margulies’ provocative play, COLLECTED STORIES, which confronts the prominent short-story writer Ruth Steiner with her student turned confidante turned competitor Lisa Morrison. Reading Participants RUTH STEINER (Catherine Burns) Catherine Burns lives in Beeton and has performed in plays at the Black Horse Theatre and the South Simcoe Theatre. She played Alice B. Toklas in the first play reading, and Aurelia Plath in the second. Most recently she played four roles in Peter Panto at SST and is relieved not to be singing and dancing in this performance. LISA MORRISON (Kimberley Burgess) Kimberley Burgess has performed in plays at The Old Town Hall, Newmarket, and more recently in the 2014 production of the Vagina Monologues at the Circle Theatre, Alliston. Kimberley is a Reading Participant tonight to help illustrate that pretty much anyone can do this. Volunteers? Director Colleen Williams Colleen Williams has directed over 35 plays including the national Chalmers Award - winning DITCH at the Tarragon Theatre. As a performer, she is the recipient of the Toronto Theatre Alliance Dora Award and has appeared often in film and television.

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