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Laurier ()

Produced by


Playwright: Michael Hollingsworth
Director: Michael Hollingsworth


The Cameron House – Back Room


February 5th - 13th, 2008


February 5th, 2008 – March 23rd, 2008


Laurier dramatizes the public life and private affections of the Prime Minister who was the Pierre Trudeau of La Belle Epoque. Between elegant pirouettes and trysts with his amour, Sir Wilfrid defined Canadians as a nationality bound by law and human rights, rather than by language, religion or ethnicity. (


Paul Braunstein Laurier
Greg Campbell John A. Macdonald / Joseph LaVergne / Lady Aberdeen / Soldier / Robert Borden
Richard Alan Campbell Mackenzie Bowell / Alexander Mackenzie / Lord Aberdeen / Henri Bourassa / Soldier
Kerry Ann Doherty Zoe Laurier / John Thompson / Azelie Bourassa / Queen Victoria / Soldier
Linda Prystawska Emilie LaVergne / Isabel King aka Mother
Anand Rajaram John Abbott / Edward Blake / Armand LaVergne / Gargoyle / Donald Smith / Queen Victoria's Flunkey
Dylan Roberts Louis Riel / Charles Tupper / Mackenzie King / Lord Minto / Gigue LaGigue / Soldier

Creative Team

Michael Hollingsworth Playwright
Michael Hollingsworth Director
Andy Moro Lighting Designer
Andy Moro Set Designer
Jim Plaxton Set Designer
Astrid Janson Costume Designer
Sarah Armstrong Costume Designer
Brad Harley Props
Alice Norton Wigs
Brent Snyder Music
Melanie McNeill Assistant Costume Designer


Andrew Dollar Stage Manager
Dini Conte Stage Manager
Andrew Dollar Lighting Operator
Justin Roddy Sound Operator / FX
Deanna Brown Costume Cutting and Construction
Leslie Jones Costume Cutting and Construction
Bob Nasmith Crew
Patrick Wilkie Crew
Frank Nevada Crew


Deanne Taylor Producer
Andrea Wasserman Associate Producer
Dianne Weinrib Publicity
Savi Pannu Publicity
Rick Simon Graphic Designer
Michael Cooper Photographer
Bongo Kolycius Video