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Redbone Coonhound, Trailer

Redbone Coonhound, Trailer

January 27, 2022

Redbone Coonhound by Amy Lee Lavoie & Omari Newton
Trailer

Out for a walk in their West End neighbourhood, Mike and Marissa—an interracial couple—meet a dog with an unfortunate breed name: redbone coonhound. This small detail unleashes a cascading debate between them about race and their relationship that manifests as a series of micro-plays, each satirizing contemporary perspectives on modern culture. Through its hard-hitting comedic elements, Redbone Coonhound explores the intricacies of subtle and overt polemics of race, systemic power, and privilege in remarkable, surprising, and hilarious ways.

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Redbone Coonhound, Episode 1

Redbone Coonhound, Episode 1

January 27, 2022

Redbone Coonhound by Amy Lee Lavoie & Omari Newton
Episode 1 of 4

Out for a walk in their West End neighbourhood, Mike and Marissa—an interracial couple—meet a dog with an unfortunate breed name: redbone coonhound. This small detail unleashes a cascading debate between them about race and their relationship that manifests as a series of micro-plays, each satirizing contemporary perspectives on modern culture. Through its hard-hitting comedic elements, Redbone Coonhound explores the intricacies of subtle and overt polemics of race, systemic power, and privilege in remarkable, surprising, and hilarious ways.

Want to listen to the play in its entirety? Each full play can be purchased individually or as part of a series at artsclub.com.

THE CULL, Episode 5: The Cull

THE CULL, Episode 5: The Cull

December 2, 2021

The Cull by By Michele Riml & Michael St. John Smith
Episode 5 of 5

Emily and Lewis are celebrating their 25th wedding anniversary with their best friends. While a forest fire rages out of control in the local mountains, the conversation around the dinner table turns many corners: catching up on family events, reminiscing about their teenage years, and debating about what it means to be a "good person." But when an unexpected gift turns the seemingly civil conversation about the local wolf cull into a fierce personal argument, a secret is revealed that threatens the stability of the “pack," turning this particular dinner party into a night of eat or be eaten.

Want to listen to the play in its entirety? Each full play can be purchased individually or as part of a series at artsclub.com.

THE CULL, Episode 4: The Wolf

THE CULL, Episode 4: The Wolf

November 25, 2021

The Cull by By Michele Riml & Michael St. John Smith
Episode 4 of 5

Emily and Lewis are celebrating their 25th wedding anniversary with their best friends. While a forest fire rages out of control in the local mountains, the conversation around the dinner table turns many corners: catching up on family events, reminiscing about their teenage years, and debating about what it means to be a "good person." But when an unexpected gift turns the seemingly civil conversation about the local wolf cull into a fierce personal argument, a secret is revealed that threatens the stability of the “pack," turning this particular dinner party into a night of eat or be eaten.

Want to listen to the play in its entirety? Each full play can be purchased individually or as part of a series at artsclub.com.

THE CULL, Episode 3: Marriage Game

THE CULL, Episode 3: Marriage Game

November 18, 2021

The Cull by By Michele Riml & Michael St. John Smith
Episode 3 of 5

Emily and Lewis are celebrating their 25th wedding anniversary with their best friends. While a forest fire rages out of control in the local mountains, the conversation around the dinner table turns many corners: catching up on family events, reminiscing about their teenage years, and debating about what it means to be a "good person." But when an unexpected gift turns the seemingly civil conversation about the local wolf cull into a fierce personal argument, a secret is revealed that threatens the stability of the “pack," turning this particular dinner party into a night of eat or be eaten.

Want to listen to the play in its entirety? Each full play can be purchased individually or as part of a series at artsclub.com.

THE CULL, Episode 2: Meat!

THE CULL, Episode 2: Meat!

November 12, 2021

The Cull by By Michele Riml & Michael St. John Smith
Episode 2 of 5

Emily and Lewis are celebrating their 25th wedding anniversary with their best friends. While a forest fire rages out of control in the local mountains, the conversation around the dinner table turns many corners: catching up on family events, reminiscing about their teenage years, and debating about what it means to be a "good person." But when an unexpected gift turns the seemingly civil conversation about the local wolf cull into a fierce personal argument, a secret is revealed that threatens the stability of the “pack," turning this particular dinner party into a night of eat or be eaten.

Want to listen to the play in its entirety? Each full play can be purchased individually or as part of a series at artsclub.com.

THE CULL, Episode 1: Smell My Wife

THE CULL, Episode 1: Smell My Wife

November 4, 2021

The Cull by By Michele Riml & Michael St. John Smith
Episode 1 of 5

Emily and Lewis are celebrating their 25th wedding anniversary with their best friends. While a forest fire rages out of control in the local mountains, the conversation around the dinner table turns many corners: catching up on family events, reminiscing about their teenage years, and debating about what it means to be a "good person." But when an unexpected gift turns the seemingly civil conversation about the local wolf cull into a fierce personal argument, a secret is revealed that threatens the stability of the “pack," turning this particular dinner party into a night of eat or be eaten.

Want to listen to the play in its entirety? Each full play can be purchased individually or as part of a series at artsclub.com.

MY FATHER IS THE GREATEST MAN IN THE WORLD, Episode 5: Dad

MY FATHER IS THE GREATEST MAN IN THE WORLD, Episode 5: Dad

October 13, 2021

My Father is the Greatest Man in the World by Tai Amy Grauman
Episode 5 of 5

Rose grew up on a farm in small-town Alberta with her Métis family. After the death of her mother, and now a country singer in Nashville, Rose is questioning who she is and where she belongs. Rose returns home to play a concert that challenges her father’s identity. Ken, once a trapper on the land, has worked in the oil field since Rose was born. Can they find common ground?

Want to listen to the play in its entirety? Each full play can be purchased individually or as part of a series at artsclub.com.

MY FATHER IS THE GREATEST MAN IN THE WORLD, Episode 4: John

MY FATHER IS THE GREATEST MAN IN THE WORLD, Episode 4: John

October 6, 2021

My Father is the Greatest Man in the World by Tai Amy Grauman
Episode 4 of 5

Rose grew up on a farm in small-town Alberta with her Métis family. After the death of her mother, and now a country singer in Nashville, Rose is questioning who she is and where she belongs. Rose returns home to play a concert that challenges her father’s identity. Ken, once a trapper on the land, has worked in the oil field since Rose was born. Can they find common ground?

Want to listen to the play in its entirety? Each full play can be purchased individually or as part of a series at artsclub.com.

MY FATHER IS THE GREATEST MAN IN THE WORLD, Episode 3: Mom

MY FATHER IS THE GREATEST MAN IN THE WORLD, Episode 3: Mom

September 29, 2021

My Father is the Greatest Man in the World by Tai Amy Grauman
Episode 3 of 5

Rose grew up on a farm in small-town Alberta with her Métis family. After the death of her mother, and now a country singer in Nashville, Rose is questioning who she is and where she belongs. Rose returns home to play a concert that challenges her father’s identity. Ken, once a trapper on the land, has worked in the oil field since Rose was born. Can they find common ground?

Want to listen to the play in its entirety? Each full play can be purchased individually or as part of a series at artsclub.com.

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