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Nightwood Theatre

Artistic Director: Kelly Thornton

Managing Director: Denyse Karn

Our Mandate and Mission
Nightwood Theatre forges creative alliances among women artists from diverse backgrounds in order to develop and produce innovative Canadian Theatre. We produce original Canadian plays and works from the contemporary international repertoire. We advocate for women, provide a training ground for emerging talent and engage artists in play development and theatre production. We make theatre that is relevant, that awakens a new perspective, and promotes empathy and a deeper connection to our humanity.

Our Vision
Nightwood’s overriding vision is to be the gateway, propelling women to the top of their craft in Canadian Theatre.

Our Values

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Website

http://www.nightwoodtheatre.net


Produced by Nightwood Theatre

Calpurnia January 14th, 2018 – February 4th, 2018
Unholy November 23rd, 2017 – December 10th, 2017
LO (or Dear Mr. Wells) October 25th, 2017 – November 11th, 2017
Unholy January 15th, 2017 – February 5th, 2017
Quiver October 20th, 2016 – November 6th, 2016
Refuge April 19th, 2016 – May 8th, 2016
The Public Servant March 13th, 2016 – April 3rd, 2016
Obeah Opera August 4th, 2015 – August 8th, 2015
Her2 January 13th, 2015 – February 1st, 2015
The Carousel March 11th, 2014 – March 30th, 2014
Free Outgoing January 28th, 2014 – February 16th, 2014
The Penelopiad January 8th, 2013 – February 10th, 2013
Between the Sheets September 18th, 2012 – October 7th, 2012
Stockholm May 11th, 2012 – June 3rd, 2012
The Happy Woman March 5th, 2012 – March 24th, 2012
The Penelopiad January 10th, 2012 – January 29th, 2012
The List October 11th, 2010 – November 6th, 2010
Yellow-Man November 2nd, 2009 – November 14th, 2009
That Face October 26th, 2009 – November 21st, 2009
Wild Dogs October 4th, 2008 – November 8th, 2008
A Nanking Winter February 23rd, 2008 – March 16th, 2008
Age of Arousal November 17th, 2007 – December 17th, 2007
The Danish Play February 22nd, 2007 – March 17th, 2007

Developed by Nightwood Theatre

Goodnight Desdemona (Good Morning Juliet) February 28th, 2014 – March 8th, 2014

Presented by Nightwood Theatre

Asking For It October 6th, 2017 – October 21st, 2017
Century Song April 18th, 2017 – April 29th, 2017
Mouthpiece October 20th, 2016 – November 6th, 2016
Nirbhaya November 18th, 2015 – November 29th, 2015
Ruined January 16th, 2011 – February 12th, 2011
Serious Money November 20th, 2009 – November 22nd, 2009
No Exit November 11th, 2009 – November 21st, 2009

Current Staff

Kelly Thornton Artistic Director
Denyse Karn Managing Director