Past Guest Artists
Friday Afternoons at the Phoenix Fire: Episode One
Exploring “Journey to Mapu” with Syrah & Kaelan
Saturday, November 20 @7pm: A staged reading of Kim Senklip Harvey’s Governor General Award-winning play “Kamloopa.”
A staged reading of “Journey to Mapu,” a new play in development by Lina de Guevara, founder of Puente Theatre.
Thursday, April 1 at 12:30pm
Playwright, novelist, filmmaker, journalist Drew Hayden Taylor talks about the changing face of Indigenous literature, its origins, its trajectory, and his unexpected journey through it.
Tuesday March 23 at 12:30pm
Actor, filmmaker, musician and activist Gary Farmer discusses his freedom to explore his cultural identity.
Monday, March 22 at 3:30pm
Award winning designer, Shawn Kerwin, speaks to our theatre students in our next instalment of the Belfry@UVic series.
Thursday March 18 at 12:30pm
Artistic Director, Soheil Parsa discusses his theatrical aesthetic and the beliefs, core values and philosophy of Modern Times Stage Company.
Monday, March 8 at 12:30pm
Ravi Jain shares how Why Not Theatre grew into a national institution through innovative art, community building and provoking systems change.
Tuesday, March 2 at 12:30pm
Artist practitioner and scholar Diane Roberts has collaborated to create the Arrivals Legacy Process that encourages African and Indigenous ways of knowing as a stepping stone to creative expression.
Tuesday, February 23 at 12:30pm
Dr. Hann, a cultural scenographer and lecturer in Performance & Design at Northumbria University (UK), discusses ‘atmospherics’.
Thursday, February 25 at 3:30pm
Donna-Michelle St. Bernard, aka Belladonna the Blest, an emcee, playwright, and arts administrator speaks to our theatre students in our next instalment of the Belfry@UVic series.
Thursday, January 28 at 3:30pm
Theatre and opera director, playwright, and educator Peter Hinton speaks to our theatre students in our next instalment of the Belfry@UVic series.