Past Seasons

Past Seasons of productions for Ruby Slippers Theatre. RST’s mission is to further the voices of diverse women in theatre including those on the femme spectrum.

2010 / 2011 Season

Trudeau Stories Our Femmes Fatales Series featured Brooke Johnson in Trudeau Stories (a co-presentation with Presentation House) from November 9-13, 2010. For seven years, Ruby Slippers Theatre’s Femmes Fatales Series has showcased women theatre makers who create and perform their own work. These courageous heroines deftly transcend sexual stereotypes and theatrical expectations with their tour …

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2009 / 2010 Season

  Ruby Slippers Theatre presented the Western Canadian Premiere of: A Beautiful View Written and directed by Governor Generals Award-Winner Daniel MacIvor featuring Diane Brown and Colleen Wheeler set and lighting by John Webber A Beautiful View is a seriocomic trek across the intangibles of love, and examines our affinity for re-writing history in its …

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2008 / 2009 Season

It’s always best to be recognized by your peers, and Ruby Slippers Theatre is thrilled to wrap up its 20th Anniversary Season leading the Small Theatre nominations with an exciting 8 Jessie Richardson Award nominations – including Outstanding Production – for the English language World Premiere Production of Serge Boucher’s LIFE SAVERS, translated by Shelley …

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2007 / 2008 Season

Femmes Fatales Showcase Each season, Ruby Slippers Theatres’ Femmes Fatales series showcases a visionary heroine from the world stage, a woman who creates and performs her own work. Firehall Arts Centre and Ruby Slippers Theatre presented Living Shadows: A Story of Mary Pickford, written and performed by Tracey Power, and directed by Brian Dooley October …

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bANGER: the power hour, Ruby Slipper Theatre's 2006-2007 Production

2006 / 2007 Season

bANGER: the power hour bANGER: the power hour, Ruby Slipper Theatre’s 2006-2007 Production In September Ruby Slippers Theatre and the Firehall Arts Centre present the world premiere of bANGER: the power hour. Created and performed by Tara Cheyenne Friedenberg, Directed by Sophie Yendole with Music composed by Marc Stewart. Tara Cheyenne Friedenberg began creating bANGER as …

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2005 / 2006 Season

A Fabulous Disaster Ruby Slippers presented a repeat performance of Denise Clarke's A Fabulous Disaster in November of 2005 at the Firehall Arts Centre.                 Image Credit: Denise Clarke by Sean Dennie   The Leisure Society Ruby Slippers presented The Leisure Society in March 2006. Penthouse view, fine wine, …

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