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Exit the King ()

Produced by

Soulpepper Theatre Company

Playwright: Eugene Ionèsco
Director: Albert Schultz

Translated by: Neil Armfield & Geoffrey Rush.


The Marilyn and Charles Baillie Theatre


August 6th, 2011 – September 1st, 2011


As the dilapidated kingdom of King Berenger the First crumbles around him, the aging monarch is told that he has until the end of the play to live. Absurdist master Eugène Ionesco at his hilarious and provocative best. (


Derek Boyes Guard
Oliver Dennis King Berenger
Trish Lindström Juliette
Karen Rae Queen Marie
Brenda Robins Queen Marguerite
William Webster Doctor

Creative Team

Eugene Ionèsco Playwright
Albert Schultz Director
Neil Armfield Translator
Geoffrey Rush Translator
Lorenzo Savoini Set Designer
Lorenzo Savoini Costume Designer
Steven Hawkins Lighting Designer
John Gzowski Sound Designer
Toby Malone Dramaturge


Nancy Dryden Stage Manager
Janet Gregor Assistant Stage Manager
Kelly McEvenue Alexander Coach
Jacqueline Robertson-Cull Head of Hair and Makeup
Steve Hudak Scenic Artist
Duncan Johnstone Scenic Artist
Daniela Mazic Scenic Artist
Phil Atfield Cutter
Geoff Hughes Cutter
Karen Rodd Crowns
Jennifer Hambleton Painter
Stephanie Milic Painter
Lindsay R. Forde Sewer
Kiyomi Hidaka Sewer
Janet Pym Sewer
Greg Chambers Props Builder
Mike Keays Carpenter
Tracy Taylor Props Buyer


Kaz Maxine Millinery
Greg Poulin Production Manager
Kelly Read Associate Technical Director
David Rayfield Head Painter
Sarah Elizabeth Noyes Wardrobe Assistant
Mike Ledermueller Technical Director
Mary-Jo Carter Dodd Head of Wardrobe
Louise Guinand Rep Lighting Plot Designer
Andy DeVries Head Carpenter
Andrew Hillman Associate Technical Director
Lisa Nighswander Head of Properties
Kathleen Johnston Assistant Head of Wardrobe
Shannon Lintott Production Assistant
Jason Browning House Technician
Sean Pederson House Technician
Sarah Gillis-Mazzei House Technician