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This Play Wins ()

Produced by

The Shaker Secessionists

Presented by

The SummerWorks Performance Festival

Creators: Brittany Cope and Roberto Ercoli and Sarah Harwood and Mallory Morgan
Director: JP Faienza

Created by The Shaker Secessionists


The Theatre Centre – BMO Incubator Space


August 7th, 2015 – August 15th, 2015


Four performers! A director! The Audience! Devised theatre! Improvisation! Aristophanes! Aristophanes’ CLOUDS! Greek Comedy! Irreverence! Theatre! Self-reflexive Theatre! Art asking things of people! People asking things of art! Entertaining Theatre! Toronto-Based! Good for the Ecology! Good for your mental health! Catharsis! Social exercise! Voting! Audience feedback! Live audience feedback! Vote on scenes! Veto scenes! Hate scenes! Love scenes! Your opinions! Conversations! Democracy! Live Conversations! Explosions! Sound effects of Explosions! Live feed! Microphones! Actors talking into Microphones! Really good actors! Actors from Toronto! Actors dancing! Actors singing! Actors making up their lines! Actors talking to you! Personal attention! Write things on paper! The room falls apart! Endless spontaneity! Capitalism! Jazz! Joy! Sit in chairs! Stand! Move chairs! Do what you want! Leave! Stay! Win! Juice! Choose your own! Funny skits! Get a green card! Win SummerWorks! Sit! Stand! Move! Eat! Go! Come! Leave! Win! Win! Win! Win! Win! Win! Win! Win! Win! (


William Christopher Ellis Performer
Roberto Ercoli Performer
JP Faienza Performer
Sarah Harwood Performer
Mallory Morgan Performer

Creative Team

Brittany Cope Creator
Roberto Ercoli Creator
Sarah Harwood Creator
Mallory Morgan Creator
JP Faienza Director
Laura Delchiaro Costume Designer
Roberto Ercoli Sound Designer
JP Faienza Video Designer


Kenett Ng Stage Manager
Adam Pellerine Producer
Johnathon Lovett Poster Design


Sarah “Pip” Bradford Venue Technician
J.P. Robichaud Venue Technician