NAC presents Inexpressible Island by David S. Young
May 11th, 19:00 EST (Act 1)
May 12th, 19:00 EST (Act 2)
May 13th, 19:00 EST (Act 3)
A online reading featuring some of the original cast from the premiere in 1997. Written by David Young, directed by Richard Rose.
Chris Gatchalian Poetry Reading
May 12th, 19:00 EST
The first installment of a series of videos of Chris Gatchalian reading the work of selected poets. There’s no real rhyme or reason to the selections other than Chris’s love for their work.
Chris Earle performs his award-winning one-man show Radio:30,
May 14th, 21:00 EST
Chris Earle’s award-winning dark comedy about an actor whose conscience betrays him in the studio returns for one night only as part of #CanadaPerforms! Directed by Shari Hollett and featuring Sam Earle. “Witty and barbed” – Toronto Star, “A 21st Century Willy Loman… powerful tale of betrayal and deceit” The New York Times.
NAC presents Dave Deveau as Peach Cobblah: The CISSY Online Book Launch
May 17 at 18:00 EST
Dave Deveau as his drag alterego will read from the three plays in his new collection CISSY: Three Gender Plays (Talonbooks), including Nelly Boy (Zee Zee, 2009), My Funny Valentine (Zee Zee, 2011/2013/2018), and Ladies and Gentlemen, Boys and Girls (Roseneath Theatre, 2018). In between readings expect performances and anecdotes from Peach herself, a candid hour with a playwright/drag queen live from her basement dressing room. Part reading, part drag show, all heart.